KW Cares

Apply for a
KW Cares Grant

Grant Type #1:
Life-Altering Events

If you are currently experiencing financial hardship due to an unexpected emergency, this is how you begin the grant application process.

STEP 1
With your team leader, determine if you or your family member meets the eligibility requirements as well as the criteria of financial hardship due to a sudden emergency.

STEP 2
Complete and fully document the KW Cares Grant Application.

STEP 3
Write a brief statement of need (written by the team leader and/ or applicant) specifying the following:

  • Summarize the emergency and the applicant’s financial situation
  • Indicate the amount need for out of pocket expense due to the emergency
  • Indicate the amount of assistance you are requesting from KW Cares 
  • Indicate what the Market Center has done to provide assistance to the applicant

 

STEP 4
Once approved at the market center level, the entire packet will be forwarded to region leadership for approval at that level. It is the region’s responsibility for forward the application and supporting documents to KW Cares by fax at 435-514-2229 or by email at kwcares@kw.com.

STEP 5
KW Cares staff will review the grant application and prepare a summary to present to the Board of Directors for consideration. Please allow up to 30 days following receipt of all required documentation for a response.

Helpful
Documents

Grant Type #2:
Natural Disasters

If you are a Keller Williams associate or have an immediate family member in need of assistance for immediate needs, (food, shelter, transportation and medical attention) please know we are prepared to help.

STEP 1
For financial assistance, alert your market center leadership and reach out to KW Cares. During business hours call 512-327-3070 or email kwcares@kw.com. On weekends, holidays or after hours, call the disaster hotline at 866-591-2737.

STEP 2
A KW Cares staff member will respond and determine eligibility for assistance through a brief screening process. 

STEP 3
Upon approval of your grant request, KW Cares will initiate a wire transfer to a bank account specified by the applicant.

Note: please contact 911 for time-sensitive emergencies.