The Seneca-Cayuga Nation received funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that are being used for the Seneca-Cayuga Nation COVID-19 Emergency Food Subsidy Program. The funds for the Seneca-Cayuga Nation COVID-19 Emergency Food Subsidy Program are authorized as a General Welfare Exclusion (GWE) program and for use in this matter by the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Seneca-Cayuga Nation. This GWE program has been adopted by the Seneca-Cayuga Nation on October 15, 2021 through Resolution No. #048-100521. Payments to support these expenses are not taxable to the Tribal member per the Seneca-Cayuga Nation’s General Welfare Exclusion Act (Resolution No. #018-071321).
The COVID-19 Emergency Food Subsidy Program is available to all enrolled Seneca-Cayuga Nation adults (18 years or older) AS OF 11/30/2021, or who have been affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19), and who have completed a COVID-19 Emergency Food Subsidy Application. Please retain card for any future disbursements.
Once approved, the enrolled Seneca-Cayuga Nation adult member will receive a one-time payment for food assistance. This benefit will be in the form of a Tribal Member Benefit Card that will be received by the applicant via mail.
The Application must be completed by each adult enrolled Seneca-Cayuga Nation citizen and must be FULLY COMPLETED to be accepted.
The Application must be received on or before November 30, 2021, no exceptions.
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