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Nonprofit organizations ask for stimulus money as resources dry up in coronavirus pandemic

Nonprofit organizations ask for stimulus money as resources dry up in coronavirus pandemic
April 2, 2020
ABC News


Gallagher said full-time staff and volunteers are scrambling to continue their work because members still need their services. He noted that United Way helps operate 2-1-1 hotlines that provide support and connections to resources, such as health providers, and they have been getting over 75,000 calls a day.

"In the first few weeks of the crisis…the most requested question was, 'Should I get tested?' That has now shifted to economic distress related calls because so many people are out of work," he said.