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Siouxland Recovery Fund to Aid in COVID-19 Recovery

Post Date:03/20/2020 11:22 AM
The Siouxland Recovery Fund has been activated to aid in recovery efforts for those impacted by COVID-19. Donations are currently being accepted.

The purpose of the fund is to provide financial resources to help meet short, intermediate and long- term needs for recovery in the Siouxland area. The fund will be used to support organizations and non-profit agencies that are providing direct assistance or aid to people impacted by the pandemic. It is also recognized that community needs may present themselves long after the pandemic has passed.
Donations may be made to the Siouxland Recovery Fund at any Security National or Wells Fargo Bank, via drive through or overnight deposit box. Donations may also be made online at: www.siouxlandrecoveryfund.com. Checks can be mailed or delivered to the Siouxland Recovery Fund c/o United Way of Siouxland, 701 Steuben Street Sioux City, IA 51101. United Way of Siouxland is the fiscal agent for the fund.

Based on community donations made, non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations and public agencies (e.g. units of local city or county government, community action groups, relief agencies, churches and faith-based organizations, clinics, schools, food banks, clothes closets, etc.) that fit grant criteria are eligible to apply for grants to support relief & recovery efforts. Applications will be received and processed on a rolling basis until further notice. Grants will be awarded based on available resources. The grant application is available at www.siouxlandrecoveryfund.com

The Siouxland Recovery Fund Board includes representation from the United Way, The Siouxland Community Foundation, city and county emergency management, Red Cross, Salvation Army, CommunityOrganizations Active in Disasters (COAD) and community leaders with geographic representation from the tri-state area.

If you would like more information about the Siouxland Recovery Fund, please call 712.255.3551 or visit www.siouxlandrecoveryfund.com .
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