Senior Grant Program

Every day, the Pearl Mae Foundation helps meet the urgent daily needs of low-income senior citizens by:

  • Making their homes safer with improvements, such as raised toilet seats, wheelchair ramps and handrails to prevent falls.
  • Bridging financial gaps by providing grants for things like co-payments and medical bills.
  • Stepping in to help financially in times of crisis to avoid escalation of the problem.

Individuals must be 65 or older to be eligible for the Senior Citizen Grant.
Individual may receive a grant up to $500 per year.

The application requires the following information:
a. Description of the specific need or service requested an explanation of how the individual is in a situation to request need
b. Documentation validating need (bills, prescriptions, referrals, etc..)
c. Medicare eligibility status

 

“Thanks to The Pearl Mae Foundation my home safer for me to live in. Now my family has the peace of mind with the home accessibility equipment Pearl Mae provided to me.”

“I am the caregiver of my husband and unable to work for any additional income. Pearl Mae helped me with the financial burden I was facing with trying to afford our bills along with my husbands medical co-payments.”

“The Pearl Mae Foundation helped me with my MRI co-payment that I couldn’t afford on my fixed income. I can’t express how much this means to me.”

“I am so thankful that The Pearl Mae Foundation was able to get my electricity turned back on after experiencing some financial hardships due to a 20 day hospital stay.”