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Chicago Emergency Fund: Financial Assistance Criteria

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Date Published: January 2010

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This sample tool from Chicago describes how their emergency assistance fund is managed and outlines both eligible and ineligible expenditures. Communities operating emergency assistance programs may want to create a similar document to ensure program rules are understood (both by clients and case managers) and to ensure funds are distributed in a consistent and fair manner.

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  • Chicago Emergency Fund
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