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Natural Disaster

The ESP International Charitable Foundation may help employees who are unable to pay for housing, utilities, food, clothing and other basic living expenses because of a natural disaster, such as a wild fire, flood, tornado, hurricane or earthquake that has damaged or destroyed their primary property. The Foundation is not a replacement for insurance, and cannot pay to repair or rebuild houses or other property or for insurance deductibles. Additionally, the program cannot pay to replace non-essential items, such as electronics or furnishings.


What's Covered:


  • Medical expenses (not eligible for reimbursement by insurance)
  • Temporary housing
  • Security deposit for new rental property
  • Limited hotel accommodations to accompany hospitalization qualified dependant
  • Past due essentials utility bills (electricity, heat, water, etc.)
  • Basic living expenses such as food and clothing


What's Not Covered:


  • Credit card, auto and other debts
  • Non-essential utilities (cable, phone, etc.)
  • Lost wages Auto repairs or replacement
  • Furniture, appliances, electronics Insurance deductibles or insured property losses
  • Property repair, rebuilding


Assistance Application/Vendors to be paid



Important: An insurance report or other related documents regarding the situation must be submitted with this application.



Document Checklist: (These need to be completed before application is considered)


___ Assistance Application


___ Incident Report


___ List of vendors to be paid


___ Additional documentation as requested


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