San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund

The San Diego Foundation

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Deadline: Rolling

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Fields of work: Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid Supportive Housing & Shelters Employment Services Affordable Housing Food Security

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Project / Program

Location of project: San Diego County, California

Location of residency: United States

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About this funder:



What is the San Diego Covid-19 Community Response Fund?

The San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund is rapidly deploying resources to nonprofit organizations that are supporting low-income workers, families and vulnerable communities most affected by the coronavirus crisis.

It is hosted and administered by The San Diego Foundation in collaboration with County Board of Supervisor Nathan Fletcher, the co-chair of the County’s COVID-19 subcommittee, and seeded with $1.25 million from The San Diego Foundation and $1 million from San Diego Gas & Electric.

Who Does it Help?

Through food security, financial assistance, emergency supplies and more, your donation will help the people and organizations in our community most affected by coronavirus

These workers provide our region’s most vulnerable communities with assistance, such as…

  • Food security
  • Other essential living expenses
  • Emergent needs
  • Rent and utility payment support

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • The San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund will provide resources to nonprofit organizations with deep roots in supporting vulnerable communities across San Diego County.


  • The fund is not able to provide direct grants to individuals