I hope that you and your loved ones are safe, healthy, and finding ways to stay connected in this unprecedented time.
So many of us are facing economic, social, and health hardships caused by COVID-19, and it’s more important than ever for us to face those challenges together. The COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting life as we know it. From school closures to layoffs, now more than ever people are in need of support.
Local nonprofits are on the front lines, supporting local workers and those most affected by the COVID-19 crisis. I’ve been watching the news and wondering, “What can I do to help?” I’m heartened by how many have reached out to ask the same question.
That’s why, in an effort to support the community during the COVID-19 pandemic, United Way for Greater Austin is partnering with Austin Community Foundation to create All Together ATX.
Join us in lifting all Central Texans and the organizations that support them. Your donation will support people in the Greater Austin area with immediate needs including food insecurity, basic needs, medical needs, employment, and child care. 100% will stay local, and 100% will go to help those who need it most.
This community-led philanthropic fund will provide flexible resources to nonprofit organizations working with communities that are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 and the economic consequences of the outbreak.
We will one day be on the other side of this. Right now, we hold the power to define who we’ll be on that day: More fractured and divided, or more compassionate and united. Learn more – every little bit counts. Let’s do this, All Together ATX.
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I’m a bilingual, skilled grant writer and administrator (in latin american studies at ut austin). How might I help facilitate grant capacity?
Thank you for reaching out. You can email Hello@uwatx.org for more information.