Blessings from the Heart

Blessings from the Heart is a committee at BSA that helps employees in need. When an employee experiences a difficult financial situation, the Blessings from the Heart committee is here to help. Please click the blue application button at the bottom of this page.

Chair: Nicole Bounsing – or call 806-212-5404

Member: BJ Bessent – or call 806-212-5404

Member: Cole Dunbar – or call 806-212-2244

Member: Kirstyn Groff or call 806-212-0343

Member: Ashley Golden or call 806-212-8552

Member: Colton Stamps – or call 806-212-0913


Prequalification Guidelines for Disbursements

  1. The applicant must be an employee of BSA Health System, employed for 90 days with no final disciplinary action. 
  2. All information submitted and any information on the disbursement of funds will be regarded as strictly confidential.
  3. The situation for which assistance is being requested must be precipitated by extenuating circumstances.  The result of poor personal budgeting will not be considered.
  4. Any confirmed deception in representing information to the committee will result in automatic denial of assistance and any future requests.
  5. Employees will be eligible to receive only one disbursement every 365 rolling calendar year.  Exceptions include:
    (a)        The death of an immediate family member (spouse, parent, child, sibling).
    (b)        Catastrophic event (i.e., fire, flood, life-threatening injury/illness of the employee of an immediate family member).
  6. All requests for assistance will be processed within 3 business days (72 hours).
  7. The request for assistance has a limit of $400.00 for utilities, $200.00 for food, $800.00 for housing and a total max of $1200.00 within a rolling calendar year. 
  8. Checks will be issued to third parties only (e.g., Xcel, Atmos, Mortgage Company).  No exceptions to this rule.