Community Response & Relief
Our partners are working around the clock to ensure every person in our community has the food and resources they need to get through the challenging days ahead. Below are some of the ways you can get involved. Please note that this page will be updated on a regular basis as opportunities become available.
Volunteer opportunities have increased in our community amidst the local COVID-19 crisis — as businesses, schools and organizations shut their doors, needs arise. Click the button below to view a list of ways you can give back to the community during our hour of need, from delivering food to calling senior citizens:
Donate to Restore Hope
United Way has established the Restore Hope Fund as a resource for individuals or households affected by the local COVID-19 crisis. We have partnered with a group of community-based nonprofit agencies that are working to meet the most pressing, on-the-ground needs.The Restore Hope Fund will financially enable these agencies to assist individuals with their specific needs on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about the fund, nonprofits involved and opportunity to donate here.
Regular updates and case-specific needs are surfacing on a moment-to-moment basis. To view and share these opportunities follow us on our social accounts.
The following resources are national, state and local ways to track ongoing developments:
- Hamilton County Health Department
- Coronavirus Hotline: 423-209-8383 (currently open Monday – Friday from 8 am – 6 pm)
- Tennessee Department of Health
- Georgia Department of Health
- Center for Disease Control
- TFP Coronavirus Landing Page (FREE)