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Resources for individuals

Need help? Call 211 For information on local social services...
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Resources for nonprofits

Links: Local • Lancaster Cares: Emergency fund for emerging critical...
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New Features on IRS Website Help Americans Receive Stimulus Payments

Millions of Americans struggling during the COVID-19 economic slowdown have been waiting on stimulus checks promised by the federal government. If you’re one of them, here’s an update: The IRS...
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Pa. releases Covid-19 data by ZIP code

A screenshot shows a portion of the Pennsylvania Health Department's Covid-19 map by ZIP code as of Monday, April 20, 2020. Pennsylvania has added Covid-19 data by ZIP code to...
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Nonprofits: PPP rollout was a mess

Nonprofits and their advocates nationwide say the federal government badly botched the launch of the Paycheck Protection Program. "The rollout has been a disaster," Kate Barr, CEO of Propel Nonprofits,...
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Gov. Wolf outlines plan for reopening Pa.

Gov. Tom Wolf went on television Friday to lay out a plan for reopening Pennsylvania after the shutdown he ordered due to coronavirus. As outlined in Wolf's speech and on...
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Food pantries are coping with Covid-19, but wonder what lies ahead

Dietician Laura Sahd wears a mask at the Lancaster County Food Hub. Sahd, of Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, is community dietician for Food Farmacy, a nutrition counseling pilot program...
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How the New Charitable Deduction Works

As more and more nonprofits struggle to meet the increased demand of people affected by COVID-19, there is a new financial incentive for Americans to give generously to qualifying charities,...
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Site update: New links on finance, federal aid

OneUnitedLancaster has added two links to the Resources for Nonprofits page that may be helpful to organizations' leadership teams and financial professionals: • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants Coronavirus...
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Resources for individuals

Need help? Call 211 For information on local social services and help accessing them, dial 211. The service is free, confidential and available 24/7. Navigating Covid-19 Guide Tabor Community Services...

Pennsylvania Launches COVID-19 Job Hiring Portal

Pennsylvanians looking for work can now find life-sustaining businesses that are hiring through a new online COVID-19 job portal the Department of Labor & Industry is launching today. “Many life-sustaining businesses across Pennsylvania...
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WITF’s Smart Talk on the Lancaster Cares Fund

Sam Bressi, President & CEO of the Lancaster County Community Foundation was a guest on WITF's Smart Talk on April 10. Host Scott LaMar and Sam discussed the Lancaster Cares...
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Health information

8 Ways to keep your Loved Ones from Catching your Virus Let’s say you’ve come down with the COVID-19 virus.  You either assume you have it because of your symptoms...
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Scam alert: Phishers target Covid-19 stimulus checks

Federal and state officials are warning people to protect themselves from scammers who are using the federal government's coronavirus stimulus checks to taxpayers as a pretext to seek personal information....
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Healthy lessons to teach kids and teens at home

Source: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Here are some ways parents can help their children build good habits during the Covid-19 quarantine: Practice the basics. Teach kids to keep their...
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Stay active with free local fitness options

Source: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health During this challenging time, daily exercise can help your physical and mental health.  Many people have found their typical routines disrupted, since gyms are...
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CDC health information

Coronavirus (Covid-19) is a serious disease that primarily affects the lungs and is potentially fatal. The information below is from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Click the links for...
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Resources for nonprofits

Links: Local • Lancaster Cares: Emergency fund for emerging critical needs resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. Lancaster Cares is a joint project of the Lancaster County United Way and the...
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Federal Coronavirus Assistance for Nonprofits

Federal Coronavirus Assistance for Nonprofits For many nonprofits, the coronavirus pandemic has posed an unprecedented financial challenge. Even as we contend with the explosion of need in the communities we...