3/20/2020 10:56:00 AM United Way establishes COVID-19 impact fund
The United Way of Crawford County is establishing a Local Impact Fund to assist agencies in the area deal with emergency food and other basic needs during the current pandemic.
All of the funds to be raised will be used locally and will go directly to people in need.
More details on the process and timing of these funds will be released next week.
Businesses, individuals, groups or organizations who are interested in making contributions can donate by check to the United Way of Crawford County, P.O. Box 198, Vincennes, IN 47591 with the notation COVID-19 local impact fund.
Donations can also be made by going to the United Way of Crawford County Facebook page and clicking on the post for the Crawford County COVID-19 Relief Fund or by texting CCSTRONG TO 91999.
The United Way is also encouraging people to help out by contributing food to local food pantries or consider volunteering in food distribution.
If you are interested in volunteering, call the United Way of Crawford County at 618-562-8703 or email firstname.lastname@example.org