The Piggyback Foundation
Carrying Families Through Times of Need Since 2007

Piggyback Foundation Application

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Applicant must have a life-threatening illness and be a member of a family with children attending school (under the age of 22).
  2. Applicant must provide a letter from his/her treating physician documenting the type of illness diagnosed, the treatment prescribed, and a statement that the applicant is currently undergoing treatment.
  3. Recipients may receive funds for one year at the discretion of the board. If the treatment extends beyond one year from date of application, or if the treatment becomes necessary at a later date, the recipient may reapply at that time. To reapply, the applicant needs to submit a letter from the trating physician stating that treatment is still in progree or has started again.