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United Way Miami

United Way of Miami-Dade and the Miami Herald/el Nuevo Herald have activated Operation Helping Hands, an emergency response initiative to raise funds and recruit volunteers to help with crisis recovery and relief efforts. The Fund will support struggling families with emergency needs including rent/mortgage assistance, food, medication, utilities as well as issue micro-grants to small businesses.

Meals for the Elderly

YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood is working tirelessly to assist the elderly in its community. These elderly are isolated, alone, and hungry. Also, as some of them are Holocaust survivors, they do not have any family to depend on.

In memory of Donald Wein, who lost his battle with COVID-19, the Y has started an initiative to place food orders from local restaurants/butchers and have volunteers deliver the orders to the elderly. Please consider making a donation to help cover the cost of these meals.

Chicago's Food Bank

During the COVID-19 pandemic, our community faces unprecedented challenges. We’re hard at work responding to the increased need for food. Please support our response with a donation. Your gift will be put to use immediately to provide food for hungry people in our community.

Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund

The Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund supports local nonprofit organizations serving our region's most vulnerable neighborhoods. The region's health and human service organizations are experiencing a surge in demand, and it’s critical that these organizations have the resources they need to continue to operate at the highest capacity. Your donation will support the agencies that are ensuring our neighbors can access basic needs in this time of crisis.

Off Their Plate

Off Their Plate is a grassroots movement that began with a simple idea: Buy meals from local restaurants and gives them to local hospital workers

Off Their Plate is an initiative affiliated with World Central Kitchen, a nonprofit organization founded by Chef José Andrés. This initiative is currently live in Boston, SF, New York, Pittsburgh, LA and launching soon in DC and Philadelphia.

Giving Dignity

Everyone deserves the dignity to say goodbye. And surviving family members need that goodbye moment to hold onto.

Giving Dignity is raising $1,000,000 in partnership with its fiscal sponsor, The Giving Back Fund, to purchase 10,000 tablets to deliver to the hospitals and nursing homes most in need. These tablets will have Zoom, Messenger, WhatsApp and Skype installed to make it easier for patients and their loved ones to connect directly.

A Million Masks

The Greater New York region has over 200 hospitals and 1,400 residential-based healthcare providers at any given time. Overwhelmed doctors have told us they can go through as many as 20,000 masks a day. Our goal is to acquire, distribute, and deliver a million masks to hospitals in NYC with the help of your donations!

Frontline Responders Fund

There’s a shortage of masks, gowns, gloves and other critical supplies to protect our medical professionals in hospitals across the world. If hospital staff members catch the virus, their health is at serious risk, and they cannot work for at least 14 days. That’s a major problem.

We need to protect frontline responders. More responders on the frontline means more capacity at our hospitals, and more people will get the care they need.

Robin Hood Foundation

In times of crisis New Yorkers turn to Robin Hood. We don’t yet know the full ramifications of this global pandemic, but we do know this: under-resourced and vulnerable communities are being hit the hardest.

That is why for the third time in our history, Robin Hood has re-activated its special Relief Fund to address the Coronavirus and related effects. Please help support the work of New York’s top social service organizations who are on the frontlines of this crisis.

Save the Children

Across the country, schools are shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic. But millions of children in the U.S. go to school not just to learn, but also for breakfast, lunch and sometimes dinner. Your donation will help Save the Children and No Kid Hungry make sure schools and community programs have the support they need to keep brains and bellies full.

Feeding America

From Seattle to New Rochelle, from Baton Rouge to San Francisco, food banks across the country are doing what they do best – feeding people in need within their communities. The Feeding America network is the largest hunger-relief organization in the United States, including during disasters and national emergencies. The most vulnerable people in our communities need us now more than ever.

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