Community Foundation logo 6-30-17The 21st round of COVID-19 Rapid Response grants were awarded December 23, 2020 and the 22nd round of COVID-19 Rapid Response grants were awarded January 7, 2021, to organizations addressing critical basic needs such as food, childcare, and housing/utility assistance for households impacted by COVID-19. United Way, in partnership with the Marshall County Community Foundation, is working with a network of businesses, educators, faith-based and disaster relief organizations, nonprofits, and volunteers to provide aid for immediate and urgent needs. Total grant awards to date are $252,563.

Organization(s) that received 21st and 22nd round COVID-19 Rapid Response grants were $10,000 for Link to Hope and the Marshall County Neighborhood Center received $5,000.

Organizations that are working to address immediate needs of households impacted by COVID-19 may apply online for a Rapid Response Grant at by clicking on “Rapid Response Grant Application.” Rapid Response Grant applications to help nonprofits meet safety and health guidelines so they may continue to offer their services and support to the community are eligible.