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COVID-19 Relief Fund

As our community complies with the social distancing guidelines recommended by the CDC and local health organizations, additional support will be needed to help neighbors experiencing income or job loss as a result of COVID-19 activity (event/project cancellations or delays, layoffs, etc.) We have created the COVID-19 Relief Fund to help these neighbors in need in partnership with our network of nonprofits.

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Needs from our Local Nonprofits

 

Carrollton Fire Rescue

Seeking specific cleaning supplies and specific Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for first responders - drop off donations at Fire Station 2 in Carrollton (1720 E. Jackson Rd). Read Chief Salmi's request for more information >

Christian Community Action

Volunteers are needed for the following:  Meal Delivery Teams of 2 for food to seniors.  Food Packers - 5 at a time (social distancing in large room).  Drive Thru Grocery Loaders - 5 at a time (social distancing indoor/outdoor). Sign up >

Communities in Schools of North Texas

Collecting and distributing Kid Friendly Snack and Meal Packs for students and families with food insecurity. Learn more >

Cumberland Presbyterian Children's Home

In need of medical-grade disinfecting supplies (i.e. Clorox wipes & Lysol), gloves, five (5) temporal thermometers, grocery store gift cards, Visa gift cards. Learn more >

Denton County Friends of the Family

In need of items to help ensure the health and safety of women and children impacted by domestic violence staying in the emergency shelter. Items needed: bleach, hand sanitizer, gloves, masks, clorox wipes, and paper towels. Drop off outside Donation Center 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (920 Dallas Drive, Denton) on the side of the building. Shelter volunteers needed, as well as Survivor Advocacy Team volunteers. Email for more details >

Denton ISD

Volunteers (18+ years) needed to assist with meal delivery to students daily. Volunteer Interest Form >

First Refuge

Volunteers to help with with food distribution in Denton on Mondays 9am to Noon, Wednesdays 1pm to 4pm, and Thursdays 6pm to 8pm.  Volunteers to help with food distribution in Sanger on Mondays 1pm to 4pm and Thursdays 9am to Noon. Email to learn more>

Frisco Family Services

In need of food for urgent Food Pantry needs at 9085 Dogwood Street, Frisco. List of items needed and details >

Grace Like Rain

Needs volunteers for food distribution and volunteer coaches to work with families and case managers in establishing services.  Email for more information or visit and sign up as a volunteer to receive ongoing volunteer needs.  

Hearts for Homes

Requesting volunteers willing to help run errands for senior clients needing essential groceries and/or prescription medicines. Items would be dropped off at senior's doorstep. Contact to learn more >

The Hope Center

A ministry of Cross Timbers Church supporting the community with childcare (partnering with Grace Like Rain) and various food programs for children and families. Donations of food items and volunteers for childcare and food service needed. Learn more >

Interfaith Ministries

Need help to do telephone and online screening and assistance (no physical contact required) for clients in need of financial assistance/at-risk of homelessness. Learn more>

Journey to Dream

Need volunteers that can grocery shop (list and funds provided). Learn more>

Lake Cities Food Pantry

Need donations of non-perishable food items, diapers, wipes, formula, and hygiene products. Learn more>

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas

Need attorneys who would be willing to volunteer their time pro bono to assist individuals with civil legal problems at a virtual legal clinic in mid-April. Areas of practice stemming from the current crisis related to housing, foreclosure, unemployment, domestic violence, debt collection/harassment, and other individual rights. Learn more> 

Lewisville ISD

Need volunteers (18+ years) needed to assist with meal delivery to students daily. Volunteer Interest Form>

Meals on Wheels

Collecting hand sanitizer, latex gloves (for food delivery), pet food (for Senior Paws program). Donations can be dropped off 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F at 1800 Malone St, Denton. Need potential back-up volunteers to provide meal delivery services to homebound seniors. Learn more >

Metrocrest Services

Needs additional volunteer support for the Food Pantry. Pantry hours are M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (subject to change). Note: please no food donations. Sign up >

Monsignor King Outreach Center

Volunteers needed from 1pm to 4pm to provide supplies to persons experiencing homelessness who are sheltered in a hotel. Learn more>

Northwest ISD

Northwest ISD has developed opportunities for the community to support NISD students with food and school supplies during the extended closure. Learn more>

Our Daily Bread

In need of water/gatorade for guests due to store rations limiting to 2 cases/person. Need cleaning supplies, food, and other items too. Complete List > Donations can be made from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm, M-F at 300 West Oak Street, Denton (Inside the Fellowship Hall of St. Andrew Presbyterian Church). Also need volunteers for food prep and service, stocking, receiving, and clerical to serve those in need. Contact to learn more >

PediPlace

In need of Paper Towels, toilet paper, tall kitchen trans bags, 33-gallon trash bags, hand sanitizer (any size bottles). Email to arrange drop off>

Solutions of North Texas

Current needs are homemade face coverings,sanitizer products (wipes, hand sanitizer), gloves, plastic disposable thermometer slips, no-contact thermometer, 1/2" (or smaller) bias tape, elastic strips (for face coverings being made). Call Casey at (940) 898-6202 to arrange dropoff.

 

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