Frank Nelson Fund

Frank Nelson Memorial Sick & Benefit Fund

The Frank Nelson Memorial Sick & Benefit Fund of the AFTRA Foundation provides emergency financial aid and other resources to qualified members of SAG-AFTRA Locals west of Omaha.

For more information and to apply to the Frank Nelson Fund, please email aftrafoundation@sagaftra.org or call toll-free (855) 287-3696.  Members in need of emergency financial assistance may also contact the Actors Fund at (323) 933-9244 or the SAG Foundation at (323) 549-6649.

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Support the Frank Nelson Memorial Sick & Benefit Fund When You Shop at Ralphs

The Frank Nelson Memorial Sick & Beneft Fund is not supported by member dues. It depends upon the generosity of your donations and corporate partnering such as “Ralphs Club Card” membership. If you have a Ralphs Club Card, please consider registering it and identifying The Frank Nelson Fund as the recipient of your community contribution. Here’s how it works:

Ralph’s Club Community Contribution Program is one way you can indirectly support this important assistance program. Ralph’s will donate 4% of your eligible grocery purchases each time you use your Ralph’s card. Here is how you can participate:

  • Logon to www.ralphs.com
  • Click on the "Sign In/Register" page
  • Go to "Sign Up Today" and create your account.

Once your account is created return to the sign in page and:

  • Click on "My Account" and
  • Go to "Edit/Community Contribution Information"
  • Input the NPO# 81306 or you may look for the name in the drop down box
  • Save the data and you will start to donate the next time you shop at Ralph’s

If you have already registered your Ralph’s Club Card to contribute to the Frank Nelson Fund, you will need to register again for effective September 1, 2012.

Even if you are not a Ralph’s customer, there is still an opportunity to donate. Simply make your check payable to the AFTRA Foundation and be sure to include Frank Nelson Fund on the memo line. All donations are a tax deductible contribution. Thank you!