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MINNESOTANS' MILITARY APPRECIATION FUND GRANT APPLICATION

Eligibility Criteria

1: Minnesota Resident prior to deployment or Non-MN resident as stated below
2: Served in a designated Combat Zone and received Hostile Fire Pay after September 11, 2001
All Branches of service, Active service or honorably discharged providing DD214
MMAF will issue one grant per applicant. If you are injured on a later tour and received a Purple Heart, you are eligible to re-apply for an additional grant.


IMPORTANT!

Please fill out the following online form, and then follow all three Steps: Print, Submit and Mail. Along with this signed form, we need the following items:

If you are a Minnesota Resident prior to deployment or a Minnesota Taxpayer:

1. Send in a signed copy of grant application.
2. Send in a copy of LES with Hostile Fire Pay OR DD214 from.
3. If injured send in a copy of your Purple Heart Certificate.
4. If applying for a fallen service member, the SGLI Beneficiary should send in a copy of Report of Casualty #1300 and a grant application.

If you are Non-Minnesota Resident prior to deployment or Non-Minnesota Taxpayer:

1. Send in a signed copy of grant application.
2. Send in Copy of LES with Hostile Fire Pay OR DD214 form.
3. If you are a drilling member of a MN unit, send in a copy of your MN Service Deployment Orders.
4. If you were transferred to a MN unit, traveled to Minnesota, and deployed with the MN unit send in a copy of your MN Service Deployment Orders.
5. If injured send in a copy of your Purple Heart Certificate.
6. If applying for a fallen service member, the SGLI Beneficiary should send in a copy of Report of Casualty #1300 and a grant application.

Please send these materials to:

Minnesotans' Military Appreciation Fund
P.O. Box 2070 Minneapolis MN 55402

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If you have any questions, please review the following Frequently Asked Questions, and if there are any additional questions / issues, please call us at 1-877-MN-THANX (877-668-4269) or email support@thankmntroops.org.

Application

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Military Information








I am requesting a non-taxable grant, and to the best of my knowledge, certify that the above information is true and accurate. I understand MMAF has the right to reduce the size of a grant or discontinue awarding grants whenever MMAF deems necessary. I understand that MMAF will award one grant per applicant but if I am injured on a later tour, I may re-apply or in the event of my death, my beneficiary may re-apply for an additional grant. MMAF will not disclose any nonpublic personal or military information about its applicants to any third party, except to the extent MMAF deems necessary to validate the information provided on this application. My signature below indicates acceptance of the foregoing conditions.



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Step 1: Print Application

Step 2: Submit Application Online

Step 3: Send all Materials via Traditional Mail to:
Minnesotans' Military Appreciation Fund
P.O. Box 2070 Minneapolis, MN 55402