The United Way of Blair County COVID-19 Relief Fund was established to provide assistance to individuals and families who are experiencing income loss as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Relief funds will be distributed each Friday, beginning, April 3, 2020. Applications must be received by Wednesday at 4:00 PM to be distributed in the same week. Only one application per household will be accepted. APPLICATIONS FOR ASSISTANCE WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL RELIEF FUNDS HAVE BEEN DEPLETED.
CRITERIA FOR ELIGIBILITY:
To qualify, individuals/families must have been actively employed at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, and are now experiencing income loss as a direct result of the shutdown. Assistance will be provided in the form of vouchers to participating grocery stores to purchase basic needs such as food, toilet paper, baby formula, diapers, over-the-counter medication, etc. Non-essential items such as cigarettes/nicotine products, alcohol, or gift cards may not be purchased with the vouchers. Please complete the application below to qualify.