541-773-5339, 60 Hawthorne Street, Medford OR 97504 office@unitedwayofjacksoncounty.org

 

COVID-19 Recovery Fund

United Way of Jackson County announces funding from Jackson County and Jackson County Commissioners to provide assistance for rent relief, utilities, car repairs, etc.  The County has provided $500,000 in funding.  The application follows.  Documentation is required and funding is limited to $1,000 per individual/family.

If you live in Jackson County, Oregon and need assistance due to conditions caused directly by the COVID-19 pandemic, you may qualify for help from the United Way of Jackson County COVID-19 Fund.

Funds will be paid directly to landlord, utility, etc. to assist with urgent needs, focusing on rent, utilities, car repairs and childcare, etc. directly related to COVID-19.  Documentation is required to obtain funds – employer notices, Employment Department information, landlord notices, utility bills, etc.

To apply for assistance, the application form MUST be completed and documentation attached.  People will be served on a first come, first served basis.  You may email your forms, fax them to 541.773.7042 or drop them through a mail slot at United Way. Application forms are available below in PDF and MS Word.  Incomplete applications or those without documentation will not be processed.

Send completed information to:

Dee Anne Everson, CEO/Executive Director:

email to deeanne@unitedwayofjacksoncounty.org

Fax to 541-773-7042

Or mail to United Way of Jackson County, 60 Hawthorne Street, Medford, OR  97504.

Application documents PDF and MS Word:

Covid-19 Recovery Fund Application (MS Word)

COVID-19 Recovery Fund Application MS Word to download, fill out and email or print and mail to United Way of Jackson County, 60 Hawthorne St, Medford, Oregon 97504.

Application MS Word document

COVID-19 Recovery Fund Application (PDF)

COVID-19 Recovery Fund Application PDF fillable to download, fill out and email or fill out print and mail to United Way of Jackson County, 60 Hawthorne St, Medford, Oregon 97504.

Application PDF

Housing

$50,4359

Transportation

$10,041

Utilities

$9,525

Credit

$3,727

Insurance

$2,382

Childcare

$2,000

Tuition

$1,000

Medical

$579

126 Individuals and Families Helped So Far with COVID-19 Recovery Fund

Totals as of Friday, August 7, 2020.

COVID-19 Emergency Fund concluded:

United Way is grateful to donors and to recipients for being available to help and to receive help. These COVID19 times have been most remarkable. We wanted to be agile and help folks these past three months with urgent needs. We’ll continue to make referrals to organizations that might be able to help. For additional rent assistance in Jackson County, please call ACCESS at 541.779.6691 or St. Vincent de Paul at 541.772.3828. In Ashland, the Ashland Resource Center at 541.631.2235 and St. Vincent de Paul at 541.708.5650 are excellent resources.

United Way of Jackson County launched a COVID19 Emergency Relief Fund on March 13, 2020.  Through July 16, 2020, 42 nonprofits received grants to help others and build capacity in their organizations.  And 1,099 individuals and families have received assistance for rent, utilities, car repairs, mental health and more.  United Way of Jackson County remains committed to standing with our community and supporting those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are United together to help those in need in our families, our neighborhoods and our community.  No administrative expenses are withheld from this fund.  As we shift to COVID19 Recovery, we remain committed to helping individuals and families begin to move toward economic stability.

 

 

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