The Military Family Assistance Fund (MFA) can provide financial support to Louisiana Veterans and their families when they experience financial hardships. Certain criteria applies. In order to receive funds through MFA, a completed application must be submitted to LDVA including all required supporting documentation. MFA can pay up to $10,000.00 for one claim per active-duty order in a twelve month period.
MFA is funded by private donations from individuals and corporations. Visit our How to Help page to donate to the MFA fund.
Qualifications: The minimum qualifications include that the servicemember must have been placed on active-duty status for more than thirty consecutive days or received an honorable discharge. Immediate family members of eligible military personnel may apply on behalf of their loved one. Completed applications must be accompanied by supporting documentation.
For more information, you may call toll free 1-877-432-8982.