March 17, 2020
Sticking Together While Staying Apart

Below is a collection of trusted resources to support different facets of our communities. If you have something to add, please email Crystal Bates at for consideration.

Nonprofit Resources

We Are Lawrence
Nonprofit and Community Resources for Greater Lawrence

Racism is a Virus Too
Nellie Mae Education Foundation Grant Opportunity

Disaster and Emergency Relief Resources
Philanthropy MA

MA Nonprofit Resources
Mass Nonprofit Network

Remote Working Tools


Free Comcast XFinity Wifi Network and Unlimited Data
Comcast COVID-19 Response to Keep Americans Connected to the Internet

Web conferencing software free to eligible entities

Donor Resources

ECCF’s Nonprofit Directory
Powered by GuideStar

Organizations Helping People Affected by COVID-19
Boston Globe

Small Business Resources

SBA Business Guidance and Loan Guidance
U.S Small Business Administration

Unemployment Insurance Flexibility
State of Massachusetts

Merrimack Valley Small Business Needs Survey (English Language)
Lawrence Partnership

Merrimack Valley Small Business Needs Survey (Spanish Language)
Lawrence Partnership

Lawrence Partnership Small Business Resources

Lawrence Partnership

Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC) Small Business Resources

Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation

North Shore Alliance Small Business Resources

North Shore Alliance

Arts, Culture and Creative sector Resources

Huge list of comprehensive Resources
Creative Collective

Hunger Relief Resources

Essex County Hunger Relief
Directory of food resources by town

Partner Agency Locator
The Greater Boston Food Bank

Find a Food Pantry or Meal Program Near You
Merrimack Valley Food Bank, Inc.

School Closure Meal Information

Child Nutrition Outreach Program

Other Resources

15 Days to Slow the Spread
Guidance from the White House

COVID-19 Information
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Reducing Stigma
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Landscape Planners, Inc.

Landscape company grows community, one garden, one example at a time The owners of Landscape Planners, Inc., believe that businesses play a crucial role in building a strong community. For starters,...


A commitment to supporting communities by bridging the digital divide At Comcast, effective corporate philanthropy includes giving back to the local communities in which its employees live and work....

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