Through the MUnited Nations Program, the Mu Sigma Upsilon Foundation provides financial assistance to support different stages for local and international disaster relief operations. The financial assistance funding is derived directly from disaster relief grants and contributions made to the foundation. MUnited Nations Funds are awarded throughout the year as funds are available. The types of assistance available are below.
On March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. SARS-CoV-2 is a new SARS related coronavirus that causes COVID-19, a pneumonia/ respiratory type disease. This disease has spread exponentially to many regions of the world, thus creating a global health crisis For additional information, please visit:
The Mu Sigma Upsilon Foundation is committed to continue our mission of supporting and strengthening our communities. During this unprecedented time, we’re especially committed to ensuring our sisters, families, and fellow greeks impacted by this pandemic can seek relief and recovery efforts from our foundation. As such, we are pleased to launch a COVID-19 Relief and Resources Campaign.
The Mu Sigma Upsilon Foundation will be providing Relief and Support Resources efforts to eligible individuals. Please see below for more information on how to apply for funds or to make a donation.
Alumnae Sister Crisis Fund
Through the Alumnae Sister Crisis Fund, the Mu Sigma Upsilon Foundation provides immediate financial assistance in the form of a grant to an initiated Mu Sigma Upsilon alumna/sister who is experiencing dire financial need and who has exhausted other sources of financial assistance (through medical insurance, family or bank loans, etc.). Consideration is given to applicants in a personal crisis, emergency situation due to medical reasons or natural disasters. Apply Here
Individual Emergency Fund
Through our Individual Emergency Fund, the Mu Sigma Upsilon Foundation provides financial assistance for basic necessities such as food and clothing. This fund would be in time of dire need and emergency. This can be applied to any member of the community that has been affected by losing their home in a fire, flooding, foreclosures, homelessness, etc. Apply Here
Community Recovery Fund
Grants up to $500 will be awarded to local communities which have been affected by natural disasters ranging from wildfires, floods, loss of electricity, blizzard, hurricanes, earthquakes, etc. Funding is intended for, but not limited to organizations, programs or equipment that will aid and be effective in helping the community to reconstruct. Apply Here