The 19 Benefit
100% of Proceeds to Benefit the Victims of the May 12th Shooting.
THE 19 FUND
Mission and criteria for support
"The mission of The 19 Fund is to help victims of violent crime heal physically, financially and emotionally."
PRIMARY CRITERIA FOR 19 FUND SUPPORT:
Crime-related expenses incurred by a victim or victim-survivor of violent crime in the Greater New Orleans Area.
Qualifying expenses shall be reimbursed, based on formal needs assessments and the individual circumstances of each victim.
In addition, the 19 Fund shall provide advocacy and assistance in seeking additional financial and logistical assistance on behalf of victims and victim families.
All assessments and case management shall take place on the basis of strict confidentiality.
The 19 Fund shall provide a quarterly report on victim services rendered, to be publicly available and provided directly to all supporters of the Fund. Records shall be independently audited annually.
Fiscal Sponsor: United Way
Fund Administrator: Silence is Violence
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