About the Staples Share Fund

Staples Share Fund, founded and funded by associate and corporate contributions, offers relief for associates in need of severe financial assistance due to significant qualifying events such as: natural disasters, catastrophic personal events or other circumstances beyond their control.

All current, full-time and part-time US Staples associates are welcome to apply. Our associates and their well being are extremely important to us, and that's why we do our very best to respond to and fulfill grant requests promptly.

Severe financial hardship due to the following events may qualify for assistance:

Natural disaster

Unavoidable events such as floods, tornados, hurricanes, tsunamis or other federally or state declared disasters

Catastrophic personal incident

Fires or acts of violence that cause a dramatic disruption in income or loss of residence

Serious illness or accident

Personal injury of the associate, spouse or domestic partner or immediate family member

Funeral expense

Assistance with funeral care costs for the death of an associate, immediate family member or spouse/ domestic partner

Military deployment

Financial assistance to an associate’s family when they or their spouse/ domestic partner has been deployed

Every request submitted by Staples associates is reviewed.