Due to the COVID-19 pandemic many local nonprofit organizations were forced to cancel their annual fundraising events. The organizations rely heavily on these events to support their cause and budget. While some were fortunate to be able to move to a virtual experience, many could not. Our nonprofit organizations are also struggling due to an overall decrease in giving. With the directory we’ve compiled below, you can find ways to donate to local nonprofits that need it the most during this uncertain time.
50 North provides essential services to our Senior population in Hancock County by Enriching Lives and Supporting Independence. We help those 50 and older remain healthy and independent by supporting successful aging through programs that promote optimal mental and physical health. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are assisting our seniors in need by delivering Mobile Meals, groceries, and using curbside-pickup for lunches. Chore workers are providing emergency services (installing grab bars, etc.) social workers are available to help by telephone, and the Fitness Center is creating virtual classes to keep members active.