Colleagues can apply for funding from the Hardship Fund by completing the attached form and submitting it in accordance with the guidelines set out in this document. Please check that you meet the criteria set out below before submitting a form.
Before applying to the Colleague Hardship Fund, you must have considered your other options and where appropriate made use of the available relevant contacts detailed below (“Helplines and Organisations”) as well as sought support from your People Manager/Line Manager.
The Colleague Hardship Fund is a discretionary fund and the trustees of the Asda Foundation have the final decision as to who may receive a payment.
Please note that if you make any seriously misleading statements (whether deliberate or accidental) at any stage during the application process, or if you knowingly withhold any information, this could make your application invalid and you could be liable to repay any funds.
The list of exclusions below is used as a guide of what the Colleague Hardship Fund can not be used for and is not intended to be comprehensive. Funding from the Colleague Hardship Fund will not be available for things such as:
To apply please contact your People Service Manager at your store, depot or home office.