June 29, 2020 | Stories

COVID-19 Relief Grant Recovery Phase Now Available

COVID-19 Relief Grant Recovery Phase Now Available

The Community Foundation for San Benito County, in partnership with United Way of San Benito County, is incredibly proud to present to all local nonprofits its Recovery Grant Cycle of the COVID-19 Relief Fund. This fund was established to distribute resources to local nonprofits supporting those impacted by this crisis.

The application period is now officially open and all nonprofits serving San Benito County are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID-19 Relief: Recovery applications are available for nonprofit organizations serving San Benito County. Recovery grants will be awarded for nonprofit organizations that provide emergency-related services, food, shelter, health, and mental health services to San Benito County. Recovery Grants will also be awarded for nonprofits that have experienced unexpected costs due to the COVID-19 pandemic including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Assist nonprofit organizations that are experiencing staffing and/or volunteer gaps due to quarantines and social distancing.
  • Fund programming to address the related-mental health impact of COVID-19.
  • Other operational expenses related to shifts in direct service plans or the provision of emergency services.

Deadline for Recovery Grant application is Friday, July 17, 2020

You can find the application, resources, other materials, and information on our website.

COVID-19 Relief Fund Recovery Grant Cycle Important Dates to Remember:

Application Period Opens: Friday, June 26, 2020

Application Deadline: Friday, July 17, 2020

Decisions Announced: Friday, August 7, 2020

Funding Deadline: Friday, August 28, 2020