Imphal: Paomee Welfare Foundation (PWF) Monday issued its final call for applications from bona fide, past and present primary members of the All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union, AMWJU, to avail the Phase-1 of the Medical Financial Assistance (MFA) Scheme for the year 2022-23, eligible for medical treatment expenses incurred between 1stApril 2022 to 30th September 2022.
The assistance to the beneficiaries is due for distribution in Oct-Nov, 2022. Paomee Welfare Foundation’s MFA scheme is an annual financial assistance scheme offered every 6-months in any given year.
Last date for submission in the prescribed application form, along with supporting documents and AMWJU ID card at the reception of the Manipur Press Club is 25thOctober 2023.
The Foundation which was established in 2017 by All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU), offers one-time medical financial assistance tothe retired and present bona fide members of AMWJU.
Beneficiaries may also nominate one immediate family member as a one-time family beneficiary. PWF funds its medical assistance scheme out of the interest earned from the corpus fund of Rs. 80 lakhs it maintains as fixed deposit with State Bank of India.