With the rapid escalation of COVID-19 and its many impacts, EOF is working to support a coordinated response among funders that keeps equity at the forefront with an emphasis on strengthening the public sector and building an economy that works for all.
See below a curated list of rapidly developing resources and updates related to the COVID-19 outbreak emergency response, recovery, and intersection with the racial justice uprising, with a focus on equity, budget and tax policy and the future of work. A list of emergency relief funds, related resources from PSO partners and funder guidance is also provided.
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Foundations Pool $36 Million for Black-Led Organizing Groups, Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription required).
The Momentum Fund has awarded $8.5 million in grants to 129 501(c)(3) organizations around the country managing COVID-19 relief funds that provide grants and other forms of direct support to community-run organizations working with communities of color, historically marginalized populations, and other groups being disproportionately impacted by the pandemic that continues to ravage these communities.
Brookings report on how politics is wrecking America’s pandemic response.
Click on the tabs below to see a running list of related resources.