HVC was founded by a cancer survivor, so we truly understand the strain and burden
cancer causes, not only physically and emotionally, but financially as well. That’s why
we created this grant program to help cancer patients and their families in the 9-
county area of the Hudson Valley who are struggling with the unexpected costs of
cancer care and are in need of assistance.
This grant program allows for (1) $150 gift card to either Wal-Mart or ShopRite which
is intended to help offset your household expenses. This is a one-time only grant
program, so once you have received a grant you cannot apply again.
In order to qualify for the Hudson Valley Cancer for the Hudson Valley Cancer Financial
Program, you must:
To apply for a grant, please fill out the HVC grant application for financial assistance. All
required forms must be
filled out completely to be considered for a grant. Please note that your oncologist or
social worker must
confirm that you are currently receiving treatment for cancer. Grants are reviewed on a
rolling basis and will be
distributed according to availability of funding. If, for any reason, we cannot honor the
grant request, we will
Please select whether you’d like to apply online or download the application for
The mission of Hudson Valley Cancer is to make the cancer journey easier to bear by
connecting the Hudson Valley community living with and affected by cancer to
resources, services, programs, and organizations on a national, state, regional and local
We serve patients in the following counties: Columbia, Greene, Dutchess, N. Westchester,
Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan and Ulster.
We assist anyone we serve in our geographical area in current treatment or hospice care
with any type of cancer.
We provide a one-time $150 gift card to either Wal-Mart or ShopRite to help offset
unexpected household expenses.
Please read the guidelines to know if you qualify for assistance. Download the
application form, including the HIPPA release and complete the application. Please have
the form signed by your oncology provider.
Yes, we provide one gift card to a cancer patient and their family located in the
geographical area we serve. If you have received assistance in the past from HVC, you
will not be allowed to reapply.
The HVC grant is not an emergency grant. Grant requests are normally considered and
processed within two weeks. If you need emergency funding or assistance, we will
connect you to social service agencies which can respond to your immediate needs.
We provide one gift card to a cancer patient and their family located in the geographical
area we serve. We cannot replace a gift card which has been lost, stolen, misplaced or
misused by someone other than the recipient.
We would love to hear how you are doing! If you would like to send a thank you note,
please send to our office: Hudson Valley Cancer – 100 Ward Street, Suite A, Montgomery,