The COVID-19 Support Fund is a joint effort of the CREATE Foundation and United Way of Northeast Mississippi to provide short-term relief to families and individuals affected by a loss of wages due to the coronavirus crisis. The funds will be granted to nonprofit organizations that are already set up to provide direct assistance. CREATE Foundation has contributed $50,000 in matching funds. Please use the form below to donate or call 662-841-9133 to pay with a card over the phone. You can also mail a check to CREATE at PO Box 1053, Tupelo, MS 38802.
Beginning Wednesday, April 1, individuals needing assistance due to COVID-19 can apply for support funds through the Family Resource Center at frcnms.org or the Salvation Army at 662-842-9222. Click to read more about eligibility and requirements.