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Rural Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) – Funding & Opportunities

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Colorado COVID Relief Fund
Grants for community-based organizations in Colorado to address prevention, impact, and recovery needs of communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Apr 4, 2020
Emergency Grants to Address Mental and Substance Use Disorders During COVID-19
Grants to provide crisis intervention services, mental and substance use disorder treatment, and other related recovery supports for children and adults impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Apr 10, 2020
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect and expand access to healthcare for low-income and vulnerable people.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Apr 24, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Arkansas Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Grants
Grants to organizations in Arkansas to meet the immediate needs of vulnerable populations affected by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
FEMA Public Assistance Program: COVID-19 Response
Provides reimbursement to eligible state, territorial, tribal, and local government entities, and certain nonprofit organizations for emergency protective measures in response to COVID-19 National Emergency Declarations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Federal Emergency Management Agency
Massachusetts Catalyst Fund
Grants to help community-based organizations strengthen their capacity to expand access to healthcare in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Minnesota Disaster Recovery Funds for Coronavirus (MDRF)
Funds distributed through community intermediaries to support individuals, families, small businesses, and nonprofits in Minnesota communities most impacted by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund
Stipends for volunteer first responders whose homes have been impacted by a state or federally declared disaster; a home fire; or those who have lost jobs or wages due to COVID-19 related illness, quarantine, or volunteer response activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Volunteer Fire Council

Last Updated: 4/2/2020