Category: Giving Opportunities - COVID-19 Covered

Giving Opportunities

May 3, 2020

New York Bar Foundation: Launching a COVID-19 Emergency Legal Relief Fund. Donations to the fund will assist New Yorkers across the state in recovering from the impacts of COVID-19 through its grant program, with gifts matched up to $7,000 in recognition of these urgent needs and in honor of its 70th anniversary.

April 22, 2020

Seeking masks (N-95, earloop and surgical), gowns (isolation and non-descript), gloves, and eye protection. Contact the State of Indiana with quantities of each item along with a location address to help determine a drop-off point by emailing covidresponse@iedc.in.gov. 

April 22, 2020

Governor’s office is referring companies interested in helping to this site for methods to donate and volunteer.

April 20, 2020

Requesting N95 masks (10,800,000), isolation gowns (4,300,000), surgical masks (33,800,000), face shields (10,800,000), medical grade goggles (3,500,000) and other personal protective equipment. 

April 20, 2020

Requesting gloves, masks, and gowns. The state is willing to provide funding to any company to obtain the proper equipment and personnel.

April 20, 2020

Governor’s office is referring companies interested in helping to this site for methods to donate and volunteer.

April 20, 2020

Requesting medical supplies, including masks, hospital gowns, and coverings for workers.

April 20, 2020

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency is requesting surgical/procedure masks, N95/N99 masks (respirators), face masks with integrated shield, PAPRs, goggles, gloves, protective suits/gowns, booties/shoe covers, head covers, hand sanitizer, and sanitizing wipes.

April 20, 2020

Primary supplies needed are N95 Mask (10,000), surgical gowns (10,000), and small bottles of hand sanitizer (20,000).

April 20, 2020

Requesting medical supplies, including sanitizer, IV sets and masks for workers.

April 2, 2020

Junior Achievement USA: Help bring engaging virtual learning experiences to young people in homes and virtual classrooms across the country or consider giving your time as a virtual JA volunteer.

April 2, 2020

PHILLIPS Programs for Children and Families  (Washington, D.C.): Contribute to grocery gift cards for students in need of meals. $10 will feed a child breakfast, lunch and dinner for a day; $150 will feed a family for a week.

April 1, 2020

CDC Foundation: Addressing a wide variety of items where federal funding is not available or available rapidly enough, including procurement of personal protective equipment, hiring staff with specialized skills, distribution of donated supplies, development of educational and awareness campaigns, support to local health departments, development of new tracking tools and much more.

March 30, 2020

Sesame Workshop (Yellow Feather Fund): Requesting support from funders for a broad variety of free resources designed to help parents provide comfort and manage anxiety, as well as help with creating routines, fostering playful learning at home, and staying physically and mentally healthy during the coronavirus pandemic.

March 30, 2020

Children’s House at Johns Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore, MD): Gift cards to give to families and contributions to support their programs are greatly appreciated. They are preparing for a two- to three-month period of major instability.

March 25, 2020

Community Foundations: Relief funds supporting nearly 160 U.S. community foundations in 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, for those affected by COVID-19 — directing critical relief to local nonprofits and partnering with local governments and health organizations to help contain its spread.

March 25, 2020

Miriam’s Kitchen (Washington, D.C.): Core supply needs include shelf-stable food like canned goods and boxed non-perishables to give to recently housed clients so they can shelter in place, paper products (toilet paper, paper towels, and tissues), hand soap, disinfectant wipes, and feminine hygiene products.

March 23, 2020

Feeding America: Feeding America is committed to serving communities and individuals facing hunger across America, wherever they are. You can help make sure we can be there for our neighbors in need during this time of uncertainty.

March 23, 2020

American Red Cross: With an unprecedented cancelation of blood drives, the Red Cross must collect about 13,000 blood donations and more than 2,500 platelet donations every day. Healthy individuals are needed to donate now to help patients counting on lifesaving blood.

March 23, 2020

Fund for Public Schools (New York City): Donations to the COVID-19 Response Effort will support innovative and rapid solutions to strengthen the NYCDOE’s response efforts and directly help students, families, and educators during this time.

March 23, 2020

Generation Hope (Washington, D.C.): Current donation requests for Generation Hope’s Emergency Fund include laptops/iPads (since campuses are closed, scholars cannot use library or school resources, and many do not have laptops or computers at home) and hot spots or Wi-Fi access.

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