Articles Related to COVID-19 and Philanthropy

The novel coronavirus and resulting COVID-19 disease is a rapidly unfolding situation in North Carolina and across the globe. The effects of the outbreak are likely to be widespread, and will disproportionately affect the most vulnerable among us. With this in mind, NCNG is compiling information and resources related to the outbreak, as well as philanthropy’s response. If there are resources you suggest we add to this page, please let us know.


Articles related to COVID-19

The Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP) released findings from a recent survey which provides a comprehensive look at the stark realities U.S. nonprofits face during the COVID-19 crisis. View the report: Funder Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Carolina Public Press published this article on the ramp up of services from NCCARE360 -  "Pandemic prompts NCCARE360 to accelerate inclusion of more counties"

The Center for Effective Philanthropy published a joint PSO statement, "Encouraging Increased Giving In This Time of Crisis" - read the statement here.

FSG published a blog post, entitled “COVID-19 – Seven Things Philanthropy Can Do.
Candid published a blog post entitled “Funders respond to Coronavirus (COVID-19),” which details philanthropic funding in response to the outbreak.

The Rockefeller Foundation shared "Coronavirus and Food Access: Four Quetions Every Community Needs to Answer" view the post here.

Three Steps to Slow the Spread of COVID-19
Dr. Laura Gerald, President of the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust and former State Health Director, joined five other former State Health Directors to recommend key steps in slowing the outbreak. Read more here.