During this unprecedented COVID-19 global pandemic, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation has compiled critical information and resources for nonprofits navigating the crisis. As nonprofits you are pillars of strength for your community. This page will provide links to the latest news, best practices, resources, and webinar trainings to help Fairfield County nonprofits continue to provide support to those in need and to strengthen our region. Thank you for your persistence during these difficult times.
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation’s response:
The Fairfield County COVID-19 Resiliency Fund has been established by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation with the support of generous seed funding from a cross-section of individuals, private foundations, corporations, and others. The Fund’s resources will be directed to organizations serving high need, vulnerable populations, including low-income individuals and residents without health insurance and/or access to sick days; immigrants; persons with disabilities; and communities of color, among others. Learn more & donate: COVID-19 Resiliency Fund
For general inquiries about funding, please contact your Program Officer or send an email to COVID19@FCCFoundation.org.
- March 31, 2020: Click here to register
Coronavirus Resources for Funders and Nonprofits – Connecticut Council for Philanthropy
Responding to the Coronavirus Outbreak: Resources to Help Nonprofits – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
NonprofitHR Coronavirus Digital Information Portal – Nonprofit HR
What Nonprofits Board Members Should Be Doing Right Now to Address the COVID-19 Situation – BoardSource
Nonprofit Resources for Remote Work During the COVID-19 Outbreak – Tech Soup
Legal Alert: New Covid-19 Federal and State Laws – Pro Bono Partnership