COVID-19 Response Funds

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COVID-19 Response Fund Media Coverage

5/19/2020 - Thurston Talk

Thurston County Rental Help During COVID-19

5/9/2020 - The Olympian

Opinion: Community Action Council is a valued partner in getting donated funds to those in need

5/4/2020 - Thurston Talk

West Olympia Rotary Club Commits $65,000 to Thurston COVID-19 Response Efforts

5/3/2020 - The Olympian (subscription required to view)

Opinion: Thurston County needs to get more resources to those struggling to stay housed

4/13/2020 – The Olympian

Thurston business leaders take a collaborative approach to surviving COVID-19

4/12/2020 – The Olympian (subscription required to view)

If you are lucky enough not to need help, here are ways to help those who do

4/10/2020 – The Olympian

Thurston County Food Bank offers drive-through groceries at Saint Martin’s

4/10/2020 - The Daily Chronicle

Opinion: Voice of Voie: Schools Still a Vital Part of Community Despite Closures

4/8/2020 – The Daily Chronicle

United Way of Lewis County Distributes COVID-19 Relief Funds to Local Organizations

4/7/2020 – The Olympian

Olympia plans 4 virtual town halls to discuss COVID-19 resources

4/6/2020 – Thurston Talk

OlyFed donates $10,000 to the Thurston County COVID‐19 Response Fund

4/2/2020 – Daybreak with Jeff Slakey (Radio)

Joel Myer, PUD3. Mindie Reule, The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound.

4/2/2020 – KBKW

Grays Harbor Community Foundation Supporting Grays Harbor During Coronavirus Pandemic

3/29/2020 – The Olympian (subscription required to view)

Editorial: This health crisis will reveal what our community is made of

3/28/2020 – The Olympian

Need financial help because of coronavirus safety measures? Apply to the Thurston fund

3/27/2020 – The Olympian (subscription required to view)

Olympia City Council takes action on multiple fronts to provide financial relief

3/26/2020 – Thurston Talk

Thurston County Small Business Help During COVID-19 From Thurston EDC

3/24/2020 – Thurston Talk

Thurston County COVID-19 Response Fund Now Accepting Requests From Individuals and Families Impacted by COVID-19

3/23/2020 – The Daily Chronicle

Commentary: Assist United Way as It Again Rushes to the Forefront of Disaster Response

3/18/2020 – The Olympian

Thurston economic groups answering stream of calls from businesses closed by COVID-19

3/18/2020 – The Daily Chronicle

United Way of Lewis County, Community Foundation Announce COVID-19 Response Fund

 3/18/2020– iFiberOne News Radio

Community Foundation of South Puget Sound and United Way of Mason County have partnered to establish the Mason County COVID-19 Response Fund

3/18– Mason Web TV

Mason County COVID-19 Response Fund Created

3/18/2020 – Nisqually Valley News

Organizations Partner to Establish Thurston County COVID-19 Response Fund

3/17/2020 – The Olympian

Community Foundation, United Way launch Thurston County COVID-19 Response Fund

3/17/2020 – Thurston Talk

Community Foundation of South Puget Sound and United Way of Thurston County have partnered to establish the Thurston County COVID-19 Response Fund