The Red Tab Foundation (RTF) is an independent, non-profit organization that provides emergency financial aid and education specifically to employees and retirees of Levi Strauss & Co
LS&Co. employees with at least 832 hours of service (equivalent of 6 months at 32 hours/week) are eligible to apply for financial assistance.
Following qualifying emergencies such as:
If an employee experiences a qualifying, unexpected emergency, the RTF may provide assistance for the following expenses:
The RTF does NOT provide assistance for the following:
The assistance provided by the RTF is need-based so income is an important factor. However,household income is only one of a number of factors used to determine eligibility.
By calling 1-800-544-5498. A RTF representative will assess the employee’s situation and the likelihood of assistance. Once the employee has spoken to a representative, RTF can mail or fax an application form. The RTF can also be reached via email: RedTabFoundation@levi.com
Yes. Employees may receive only one grant or loan per qualifying emergency in a 12 month period. For example, if an employee receives a grant or loan for an illness/injury, they cannot apply for the same reason during the next 12 months.
Assistance may be provided in four ways:
Checks are almost always written out to past-due service providers such as an employee's landlord or utility company.
If you do not meet the RTF's eligibility criteria, every effort will be made to refer you to an alternative resource(s) for assistance.
Yes. The RTF is a public charity and accepts donations. To make a donation, please call 1-800-544-5498 or go to RTF's website at www.redtabfoundation.org/donate
Employees can call 1-800-544-5498 or go to RTF's website at www.redtabfoundation.org
“Everyone, at some point or another, needs help and it’s good to know that, as an employee of LS&Co., you’re eligible for assistance.
I appreciate all the employees who contribute to RTF and who made this aid possible for me. ” Employee Recipient, USA