SRCF: COVID-19 Relief Fund
Shasta Regional Community FoundationSuggest an update
Grant amount: Unspecified amount
Fields of work: Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid Health Care Access & Delivery Human & Social Services
Applicant type: Nonprofit
Funding uses: Project / Program
Location of project: Counties in California: Shasta County, Siskiyou County, Tehama County
Location of residency: United StatesView website Save
About this funder:
This fund will address the needs of our region’s most vulnerable residents who will be impacted by the Coronavirus.
The fund will provide a trusted repository for philanthropic assets to be directed specifically for this purpose. Government officials and businesses have instituted sweeping measures to halt the spread of the virus. School closures, travel and event cancellation, remote work and social distancing have the potential to disrupt our lives physically, socially and economically.
“We’re concerned about community health, and the potential for people to face economic hardship and food insecurity in the coming months,” said Kerry Caranci, Community Foundation CEO. “By being proactive during times of uncertainty, this fund will allow us to help one another through this challenge,” she continued.
The fund will support community needs identified by staff, our partners and requests from local nonprofits. Foundation leaders will be closely monitoring how the Coronavirus impacts our communities and will deploy resources as soon as possible to best meet evolving needs.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- Grants will be made to nonprofit agencies that are providing direct aid to impacted individuals and families in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties.