Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Funds awards local organizations with $415K

Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Funds awards local organizations with $415K
(Source: KOLD News 13)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Due to generous donations from businesses and foundations, the Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Fund has awarded $415,000 to several organizations.

To date, donors have contributed $781,000 total.

Some of the organizations that have received grants include:

  • YMCA of Memphis & the Mid-South: $100,000 to provide food service for Shelby County Schools students
  • Welcome to Memphis: $30,000: to award emergency grants to restaurant and hospitality workers
  • Community Alliance for the Homeless: $25,000 to house the newly homeless for 30 days
  • Neighborhood Christian Centers: $20,000 to provide family support and food stability

To see a full listing of grantees, learn more and donate online, click here.

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