Grant support to help White Bear Area Food Shelf (WBAFS) rebuild its Emergency Fund. With this discretionary fund, households can request up to $500 every 18 months to cover expenses like car repair, rental assistance, tools for work, registration fees, beds, etc. This fund helps WBAFS to fill the gap between other social service and assistance program. There is often rental assistance available, but sometimes people need help with a rental deposit, cleaning fess associated with moving, or furnishings. WBAFS can respond nimbly with its assistance, without delays. WBAFS’ Emergency Fund helps fill financial gaps and stabilize individuals and families in need.