|HopeSpoke Awarded CARES Act Response and Recovery Grant to Assist Families
Staff, board members, and volunteers are in the process of putting together 700 COVID-19 Response Kits to be distributed to our families between now and December 30th. These kits have large and small hand sanitizer, disinfecting wipes, bar soap, masks, gloves, and an oral digital thermometer in a reusable HopeSpoke canvas bag. The funding also includes for 700 Safe at Home Kits with board games and card games to encourage quality family time. Information about hygiene kits is shared below. Emergency Financial Assistance is available to help HopeSpoke families who have been affected by COVID-19 with past due rent, utilities, and/or medical bills. Vouchers for food and gas are also available as needed.
Pictured above left-right: Amy Mick, staff member, and Julie Smith, board member, package masks for the COVID-19 Kits. This project is supported by funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) from the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services CFDA Number 21.019.