Resource Hub: Initial Response

We hope everyone coming to this page is in good health and safety. Below is our initial compilation of resources in response to the Coronavirus pandemic from our grantee partner community and our funder colleagues. To see our updated pages, please click here.

New York Foundation Staff


Grantee Partners’ Calls to Action

April 8 Coalition for the Homeless Update and Resources
April 2 ANHD Frontline Communities Hit Hardest by COVID-19
April 1 NYC Environmental Justice Alliance Mailing Update
March 31 Release Aging People in Prison Releasing New Yorkers From Prison is the Only Way to Save Lives in the Wake of COVID-19
March 30 Right to Counsel FAQ What To Do April 1
March 30 Housing Justice for All Interactive Story Map
March 27 Release Aging People in Prison Gov. Cuomo: Release Incarcerated People Vulnerable to COVID-19 News and Statements
March 26 NYS Youth Leadership Council COVID-10 Resources and Support
March 26 Ladies of Hope Ministries Newsletter
March 25 NY Immigration Coalition Resource Guide
March 24 Laundry Workers Center Call to Action
March 22 VOCAL-NY, Picture the Homeless, CPR, Neighbors Together, +more Open letter to Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio, calling for emergency action to address the survival needs of homeless New Yorkers amid COVID-19 pandemic
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April 7 Root Cause Webinars and Office Hours Support for Nonprofits
April 6 Engage New York COVID-19 Resources
April 5 TakeRoot Justice Resources for Consumers
April 6 Wired How to Keep Your Zoom Chats Private and Secure
April 3 Independent Sector Navigating the Cares Act Webinar Powerpoint
April 2 Lawyers Alliance COVID-19 and Insurance Coverage Considerations for Nonprofits
April 1 Cheshire Nonprofit Law CARES Loans for Nonprofits
April 1 Nonprofit NY Nonprofit Excellence Awards Deadline Extended
April 1 Independent Sector CARES Act: How to Apply for Nonprofit Relief Funds Guide
April 1 US Senate SBC Title 1 – Keeping American Workers Paid and Employed Act Section-by-Section
April 1 US Senate SBC Small Business Provisions in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
April 1 US Senate SBC Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
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Emergency Grant Opportunities

April 6 Westchester Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund
April 3 Collective Future Fund Response (for existing grantees and other pooled funds)
April 1 Amalgamated Bank Frontline Workers Fund
April 1 Lawyers Alliance Government and Private Aid Available to Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief
March 31 Mother Cabrini COVID-19 Response
March 27 Hispanic Federation Northern Manhattan Emergency Recovery Fund
March 27 Community Foundation Public Awareness Initiative Nationwide Relief List
March 26 Long Island Community Foundation Philanthropic Response Fund
March 23 National Center for Family Philanthropy National Response Funds List
March 23 Council on Foundations National Response Funds Database
March 23 Robin Hood Foundation Relief Fund
March 21 North Star Fund Future of Organizing Fund
March 20 Trinity Wall Street Deadline March 26
March 20 New York Community Trust & Partners Response & Impact Fund
March 19 One Fair Wage Emergency Tipped and Service Worker Support Fund
March Center for Disaster Philanthropy Direct Response Fund
March 13 Brooklyn Community Foundation Response Fund

Emergency Grant Opportunities in Greater New York State

April 6Engage New York‘s Regional Funds List
March 24 Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan COVID-19 Response Fund
March 23 Community Foundation of Tompkins County Response Fund
March 23 Community Foundation of the Greater Capital Region Response
March 23 Central New York Community Foundation Response Fund
March 21 Northern New York Community Foundation Community Support Fund
March 19 Adirondack Foundation Special and Urgent Needs Fund


April 8 Nonprofit New York Onboarding Employees Remotely
April 16 Nonprofit New York Virtual Events for the Masses
April 8 Lawyers Alliance Contract Considerations for Nonprofits During the Coronavirus Outbreak
April 18 Nonprofit New York Best Management Practices During Times of Crisis
April 23 Nonprofit New York COVID-19: Understanding Financial Health & Planning Ahead in a Time of Uncertainty
April 28 Nonprofit New York Staying In Balance

Funder Colleagues’ Responses

March 27 Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation Doubling Payout: A Foundation Makes the Right Choice
March 19 Candid Funder Response Statistics and Overview
March 16 Robert Sterling Clark Foundation: Supporting Our Grantee Partners in the Era of COVID-19
February Philanthropy New York Response and Resources

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