Catastrophic Damage Grant

CTA Disaster Relief Fund
Catastrophic Damage Grant

The CTA Disaster Relief Fund exists to provide financial assistance to CTA members who have experienced significant losses as a result of natural or other disasters in the state of California.

Qualifying applicants may receive a Catastrophic Damage Grant of up to $1,500.

The following eligibility requirements apply:

  • Qualified and approved for a CTA Disaster Relief Fund Standard Grant of $1,500, and;
  • Damages to the member’s primary residence exceed $50,000, and;
  • Substantiation of damages exceeding $50,000 provided, and verified by the member’s local chapter.

CTA Disaster Relief Fund Grant application can be found at  If you have any questions, contact CTA Member Benefits Department at (650) 552-5200.

Note: The filing deadline is 12 months from the date of the incident. The application and all corresponding documentation must be submitted by 12 months from the date of incident. Must be a CTA member during the incident and current CTA member to qualify. Disaster Relief Fund payments are intended for expenses not compensated for by insurance or otherwise.