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Mayor Adams to provide additional $3 million in cash assistance to Bronx fire victims

March 16, 2022 BronxWorks selected to disburse remaining funds and provide case management services NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Eric Adams and The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City (Mayor’s Fund) today announced that an additional $3 million in financial assistance will be made available to help more than 150 households affected […]

UNRWA and EU help Palestinian refugees in Syria with emergency financial assistance – Syrian Arab Republic

In 2021, the European Union (EU) contributed €2 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East Emergency Appeal 2021 for humanitarian assistance to Palestine refugees affected by the conflict. This funding contributed to the Agency’s efforts to provide 28,622 vulnerable Palestinian refugees with emergency financial assistance to […]

DA continues distributing cash assistance to rice farmers

Catherine Talavera – The Filipino Star February 21, 2022 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) is continuing to distribute cash assistance to eligible rice farmers as more than 200 farmers are expected to receive their P5,000 assistance this month. In a statement, the DA said a total of 203 rice farmers […]

Direct cash assistance from federal funds has been requested for housing flexibility, homelessness issues

A “People’s Rally for Housing Against Unaffordable Cambridge” takes place at City Hall on June 17. (Photo: Marc Levy) Direct cash assistance to people facing eviction or homelessness won unanimous backing from city councilors on Monday; the idea is now up to the city manager to consider how much could be spent on the project […]

New Mexico Immigrant Families Eligible for Cash Assistance Pilot | Local News

Hundreds of undocumented immigrants and families with mixed residency status across New Mexico will receive $6,000 over 12 months in a pilot program studying the effects of cash assistance. Proponents of the pilot project – developed by a coalition of advocacy organizations – hope the monthly cash injections of $500 will close income gaps for […]

Cash Aid Law Won’t Make Up For Huge Import Losses

Catherine Talavera – The Filipino Star January 10, 2022 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines – The law that provides direct cash assistance to rice farmers does not appear to compensate farmers for huge losses due to excessive rice imports, according to the Free Farmers Federation (FFF). President Duterte recently signed Republic Act 11598 or the Philippine […]

Ensure long-term cash support for low-income people, CPD says in budget proposals

Star activity report Thu, April 29, 2021 4:49 PM Last updated on: Thu, April 29, 2021 5:00 PM The poor should get more support from the government for their survival during the pandemic, according to the CPD. Photo: Amran Hossain “> The poor should get more support from the government for their survival during the […]

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