COVID-19 Pandemic Response

COVID-19 Pandemic Response

The Atlantic Compassion Fund was setup to quickly distribute funds to registered charities and their clients who may be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This funding could help reduce isolation, provide meal support, safe transportation, medication, cleaning supplies housing, social and mental health supports and other supports that are needed as a result of the pandemic.

Some programs have been funded the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program.

If you would like to donate to the Atlantic Compassion Fund you can do so here. Please choose Lunenburg County from the drop-down menu. Tax receipts are issued immediately.

Or you can donate directly to the United Way of Lunenburg County. Tax receipts are issued immediately.

Click here for a current listing of  local funding.

2 Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic Response

  1. Patrick Thorburne says:

    We are looking for reopening grant for $5000 for the Shelburne Lions Club which is a nonprofit organization .Where can we get the correct application to fill out

    • admin says:

      Hello Mr. Thorburne,
      Michael here from the United Way of Lunenburg County.
      I gave you all the Red Cross information yesterday.
      Is there something else you need help with?

      Michael Graves
      The United Way of Lunenburg County

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