*Please note that, as Local 802 is currently operating with limited hours and staff, online donations are strongly encouraged at this time.

Call For Donations During Coronavirus Outbreak

With musicians out of work during the COVID-19 pandemic, the need in our community has never been greater. Please donate today! Any amount helps.

Musicians In Need: Get Help Now

The Musicians’ Assistance Program, run through the Actors Fund and funded by the Musicians’ Emergency Relief Fund, is here for you at this difficult time. CLICK HERE to apply for aid now.

Paralyzed by Bell’s Palsy

Paralyzed by Bell’s Palsy

“A few years ago, I fell backwards off a low-riser and knocked my head. I didn’t have a concussion, but the dizziness which followed lasted for several weeks. It affected […]

Career-Threatening Injuries

Career-Threatening Injuries

“It was a series of setbacks that I experienced as a result of rheumatoid arthritis … I had seven surgeries, and two of the seven I ended up contacting the […]

Medical Bills Begin to Mount

Medical Bills Begin to Mount

“The Musicians’ Emergency Relief Fund has come to my aid twice: once in 2009 when I had unexpected open-heart surgery, massive doctors’ bills and lost income for three months, and […]