COVID-19 Response Fund
(Some of the below non-profits have received funds multiple times.)
Community House on Broadway Food for children not in school, sanitizing throughout buildings, less volunteers results in staff increase, dining room expansion to comply with social distancing.
Belly Brigade Food & basic necessity supplies to support youth, elderly and families in need.
St Vincent de Paul Food increase
Youth & Family Link Outreach services-connecting vulnerable clients to services
CORE Health Teletherapy for mental health & substance disorder meeting & counseling sessions
Faith Center Food Bank Feeding Kelso School kids with weekend food bags & for increased food supply as demand has increased
South Kelso Neighborhood Association Food and bag supplies, demand has increased to 500 families per week
Lower Columbia School Gardens Container gardens for families, & preparations, soil, seeds, supplies & harvesting for additional crop planting.
Love Overwhelming Increase staffing for COVID 19 prevention, purchase protective equipment & cleaning supplies.
FISH of Cowlitz County Purchase eggs to serve clients.
Family Promise of Cowlitz County Foldable room dividers to enclose sleeping spaces for families staying at church.
Lower Columbia College Head Start/EHS/ECEAP Basic food and supplies for families served.
St. James Family Center Childcare services for healthcare, first responders and essential workers.
Kalama Helping Hand Food
Woodland Action Center Propane for families living in RV's, utility assistance & fuel for transportation for essential needs.
Emergency Support Shelter Food, cleaning supplies, cleaning service for shelter sanitization, equipment for remote working, best practices training, childcare for essentinal workers staff .
Family Community Resource Center Diapers, wipes and hygiene supplies.
Children's Discovery Museum Dishwasher, washer/dryer unit and protective PPE gear for safety and sanitation.
Hello Life Internet support for increase in client-based since COVID.
Cowlitz County Child Advocates Cleaning and sanitation
RAINS Paper products, PPE, youth belly bags, tents, tarps, gas cards, diapers, formula, & urgent care needs.