Non-profits & Community Organizations

Services & Resources

Vermont Council for Rural Development Resources for COVID-19 Community Response and Mutual Aid

Community-based resources for mutual aid groups across the state, including a directory of organizations and a toolkit to set up COVID-19 resources.

Farm to Institution New England (FINE)

COVID-19 and institutional food systems info and resources.

Webinar Video: Non-profit Organizations and the CARES Act

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation hosted an online briefing on how non-profit organizations can benefit from the CARES Act.

Council on Foundations

The COF's COVID-19 resource hub for non-profits.

COVID-19 Resources for Non-profits & Funders

Bridgespan Consulting curated a collection of online resources that offer valuable guidance for both responding to the pandemic and preparing for the possibility of an economic downturn.

COVID-19 Preparation Tips for Community and Faith-Based Organizations

Interim guidance is to help community- and faith-based organizations (CFBOs), whose members may include vulnerable populations, plan for community transmission of COVID-19.

National Coalition for Arts' Preparedness & Emergency Response

Curated list of organizations to assist artists with reestablishing art practice and keeping them apprised of funding opportunities.

Non-profit Finance Fund Tools and Resources

COVID-19 tools and resources for non-profits.

Connecticut Council for Philanthropy

COVID-19 response funds available for nonprofits from CCP members and other funders.

United Way of Connecticut 211

A list of COVID-19-related resources for Connecticut.

Green Mountain United Way (Vermont) COVID-19 Resource Page

Resource page with links and resources for health, mental health, child care, housing, transportation and more.

Vermont Community Foundation VT COVID-19 Response Fund

The Vermont Community Foundation helps coordinate philanthropic response after disasters through this fund.

Maine State Chamber of Commerce Taking Care of Business during the COVID-19 Crisis

The latest news on business resources and personal business resources to survive and thrive during the crisis.

Maine Association of Nonprofits Information on COVID-19 for Maine Nonprofits

Information on financial relief for Maine nonprofit businesses and employers, advice for nonprofit leaders and boards, racial justice and COVID-19, business continuity and scenario planning, and managing staff and volunteers.

Maine Ready. Prepare Respond Recover Page

Provides state, county, and other emergency response and management organizations a virtual way to coordinate offers of help with on-the-ground needs for assistance.

Maine Philanthropy Center COVID-19 Response Funds

Selection of grants available to assist communities, organizations, and businesses for Maine-based COVID-19 responses.

Maine Community Foundation Response Fund

This fund will be used to support nonprofit organizations that are involved in frontline efforts to serve the needs of those most affected by the virus and contain the spread of COVID-19.

United Ways of Maine COVID-19 Local Response Funds

Links to every United Way in Maine and their COVID-19 response funds

City of Newton COVID-19 Care Fund

This fund will help families and individuals who have been financially impacted by this coronavirus pandemic.

Greater Boston Food Bank

Offering food assistance to Greater Boston’s most vulnerable populations.

Nellie Mae Education Foundation Hate Crime Response Fund

“Racism Is a Virus” grants to respond to hate crimes and bias against Asian American communities resulting from COVID-19. Grants support community-based organizations that provide services for AAPI communities.

Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

Coronavirus Emergency Fund will support vulnerable members of the Greater Boston Jewish community facing hardship as a result of the pandemic.

Life Science Cares

Through this fund, LSC will award flexible grants to their 27 partner organizations and others in the community tirelessly working to meet the emerging and shifting needs caused by this unprecedented outbreak.

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund

Providing flexible resources to nonprofit organizations working in frontline human services with deep roots in the community and strong experience working with vulnerable populations.

Cape Cod Foundation Strategic Emergency Response Fund

Funding to support the continued operation of vital Cape Cod nonprofit organizations as they address the evolving impacts of COVID-19 on the health, economy, and vitality of our community.

Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts South Coast Emergency Response Fund

Fund provides flexible resources to organizations that are working with communities at the intersection of being most vulnerable to the COVID-19 virus and most impacted by inequity.

Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts COVID-19 Critical Needs Fund

The temporary Critical Needs COVID-19 Fund will support nonprofits in North Central Massachusetts as they adjust to the changing work, service, and funding environment.

Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts COVID-29 Response Fund for Pioneer Valley

Provides support for emergency assistance, health services, housing, food, and other critical needs to those most vulnerable to economic and health-related issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Essex County Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund

Supplies financial resources to nonprofit organizations working with communities that are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Greater Worcester Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund

Offering grants for interim and long-term needs of organizations working with communities disproportionately impacted by the outbreak.

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation COVID-19 Assistance Fund

Offering grants to community and nonprofit organizations in Conn., Maine, Mass., and N.H.

Tufts Health Plan Foundation

Offering grants to organizations that provide meals and other support services to older people, food banks, and community organizations that are serving as hubs for collaborative regional responses.

United Way of Central Massachusetts

Offering grants to small businesses, nonprofits organizations in central Massachusetts.

United Way of Greater New Bedford

Offering grants and resources to nonprofit organizations and small businesses in New Bedford.

Machias Savings Bank

Established Rapid Response funds, of $100K to provide grants and resources to nonprofits and organizations impacted by COVID-19.

Harvard Pilgrim Foundation's Funds

$1.5 million in grant resources available to nonprofit and local businesses affected by COVID-19.

Nellie Mae's Rapid Response

Offering grants for nonprofit and local businesses affected by COVID-19.

United Mid Coast Charities

Offering grants for Maine nonprofits and local businesses affected by COVID-19.

Virginia Hodgkins Somers Foundation

Offering grants for nonprofit and local businesses affected by COVID-19.

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