COVID-19 Hardship Application

  • The information you provide is confidential
  • Special hardship situations can be reviewed by the Hardship Committee, made up of members who are union brothers and sisters appointed by the Executive Board to help members who have been impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic and are in a financial crisis
  • If you are qualified and get awarded an amount for hardship assistance, it will be payable to the vendor of the bill you are owing and not directly to you
  • There are no guarantees that you will receive financial assistance

Please complete the information below to apply for assistance.

If you would prefer to fill out a hard copy of the application to mail or drop off to the Local 5 office, along with the supporting documents, please download it here. Our address is:

1516 S King St.
Honolulu, HI 96826