Common Questions



Requesting for cash assistance



To apply for cash assistance, explore the given pages, select and apply to an organization that youโ€™re best matches your need . The administrator for the page will review each request and notify you of the decision and the next steps.

To be considered eligible:

  • Demonstrate a need for cash assistance
  • Fit Criteria for organization requirements

  • Browse through the variety of programs that provide cash assistance programs
  • Select a cash assistance program that you are eligible for
  • Request for funds

You should have indicated how you would want to receive the funds in your application form. The information would make it easier for any of our partners to coordinate with you to make sure you receive the funds as fast as possible.

An Email will be sent to you on the decision of your application

True Given's Organization Partners



A Given Page is your own, fully-branded, and customized way to present information about Cash assistance programs and other resouurces. People can easily find the page and request for cash assistance. When people share your organization's Given Page using their social media and other marketing channels, they generate awareness and appreciation for your organization and also for their cause (one reason they want to share your page).

Employers, community colleges, apprenticeship programs, nonprofit community-based training organizations, and Public Service entities interested in supporting our mission can subscribe to the True Given Platform. True Given measures organizations using two criteria - their commitment to our mission and their quantifiable impact.

More about True Given



Simple! At True Given, we believe that by investing in individuals, you are investing in the community, and we believe impact-related giving is True Given

True Given is a Public Benefits Corporation ("PBC") headquartered in Boston MA. Our status a PBC means we have a legal obligation to uphold our promise of prioritizing social impact. We believe True Given should be a self-sustainable business so we can have the most impact for the people we are serving.
True Given is not itself a 501(c)3 charity. True Given partners with 501(c)3 organizations.

Email us at admin@truegiven.com, and we'll get back to you quickly. We're always open to feedback and new ideas! Fees and Costs

Yes, there is a monthly subscription fee to feature your organization on the True Given website.

We make money from monthly subscription fees. We believe True Given should be a self-sustainable business so we can have the most impact for the people we are serving. We are so grateful for your support and encouragement.

Still can't find what you are looking for?
Contact us, and we'll get right back to you.



How It Works

Browse through a variety of programs that provide cash assistance

Select a cash assistance program that you are eligible for.

Request for funds. Once a decision is made you will be notified via email

Need cash assitance?

Request for funds