LLS 2017 $500 Travel Grant

FY-2017 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Travel Assistance Program Application

Download Link: fy2017-lls-travel-assistance-application
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Minnesota Chapter’s Travel Assistance Program:
An annual one-time grant of $500.00 per patient for qualified individuals between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Minnesota Chapter’s Travel Assistance Program is available for qualified blood cancer patients with financial need in Minnesota, North Dakota or South Dakota. A grant will help a patient family travel to health care providers for their blood cancer related treatments. Approved travel expenses include ground transportation (gas, tolls, car rental, taxi, bus, train, etc.), air travel (baggage fees excluded), ambulance services, and lodging related expenses.

** Program Criteria **
1. Be a US citizen or permanent resident.
2. Have a confirmed diagnosis of blood cancer.
3. Be at or below an annual income level of 500% of Federal Poverty Guidelines.
4. Patient must be a resident of Minnesota, North Dakota or South Dakota to qualify.
Click the link at the top of of the page or HERE to download the application and rules.

This local travel assistance program is Made possible by the Douglas J. Olson Memorial Fund for Patients generously supported by the Earl D. and Marian N. Olson Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation and falls under the umbrella of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Susan G. Lang Pay it Forward Patient Travel Assistance national program.