Donations and Support

The Relief Fund — referenced as FirstService Relief Fund in the U.S. was created to help FirstService, FirstService subsidiaries and franchisees, and employees of franchisees who are in need of immediate financial assistance following an unforeseen disaster or personal hardship.

The Relief Fund relies on support from FirstService and individual donations made by partners, employees, and/or the general public. Every donation makes a difference, no matter the amount, and combined with the donations of others, helps to provide tax-free grants when they are needed most.

Make a Donation

You can make a voluntary ongoing gift or one-time gift through our secure site using your credit/debit card. To donate directly through payroll, contact your local human resource or payroll administrator.  

All donations to the fund at the Emergency Assistance Foundation, Inc. are tax deductible in the U.S. The EIN# for the Emergency Assistance Foundation is 45-1813056.

Apply for a grant

If you are experiencing a personal hardship or the effects of a qualified disaster, you can apply for a grant for financial assistance. Please read the Application FAQs to see if you qualify. 

If your primary residence is in Canada, please visit for the correct application link.

The Emergency Assistance Foundation, Inc. administers all fund activities, and when needed assist applicants with their grant applications. FirstService Corporation will not have any insight into the grant process unless a grant recipient chooses to share his or her story.

The Emergency Assistance Foundation is here to help applicants through their challenging times. Please click the link above for social service suggestions, educational courses that cover everything from disaster preparedness to financial education and morŠµ.