CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Funding Resources
Below is a list of resources for BPS School-Community Partners aimed at helping organizations and the people they serve during the COVID-19 virus school closure.
Are you a Partner organization that wants to offer support to BPS?
- Volunteer opportunities can be found at www.bostoncares.org/bostoncovid19volunteers
- Monetary donations should be made to the Boston Resiliency Fund. Please make sure to indicate your gift is designated to support Boston Public Schools.
- All other supports for BPS, including item donations and services, should be entered in this form.
- A list of supplies and items needed by BPS can be found by clicking here.
Funding for Nonprofit Organization
- The Boston Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund
- Waldron Charitable Fund
- Nellie Mae Educational Fund Rapid Response Racism is a Virus Too Grant (Community Based Organizations that provide services for Asian American Pacific Islander communities)
- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care COVID-19 Grant Program
- U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance Loans
- Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation COVID-19 Loan Fund
Funding for For Individuals
- United Way of Massachusetts Bay COVID-19 Family Support Fund
- Union Capital Boston
- Artist Relief Fund
- One Fair Wage — Emergency Coronavirus Tipped and Service Worker Support Fund
Technology Access for Individuals
- Free internet access from Comcast (2 free months for low income families with new subscription)
- Free internet access from Spectrum (60 days free for households with K-12 students with new subscription)
Other Resources Lists
Below are lists of resources that other groups have put together.
- City of Boston Resiliency Fund
- Boston.com Boston Helps
- Community-Led COVID-19 Response Initiatives
- Mass Nonprofit Network, Coronavirus and Massachusetts Nonprofits
- Philanthropy Massachusetts, Disaster and Emergency Relief Resources
- Candid (Foundation Center) Funds for coronavirus relief
- COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources
- Boston Business Journal: Resource Guide for Mass. Businesses