Community Compassion Fund
The Heartland United Way and the Greater Grand Island Community Foundation have partnered to launch a relief fund, the COVID-19 Community Compassion Fund, to help organizations and individuals most in need of assistance.
We need you.
COVID-19 Community Compassion Funds are available to nonprofit organizations in Hall, Hamilton, Howard, and Merrick Counties. This fund will ensure people have access to life’s essentials, such as food and shelter and ensure community partner organizations can continue to do their vital local work.

Application for Basic Needs Funding
Example: Food, Rent, Utilities
Application for Organizational Response and Recovery Funding
Example: Loss of revenue due to COVID19, Increased service population/needs, Budgetary demands due to COVID19
Evaluation Form for Funds Used
Please send completed application form to

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