Portage County COVID-19 Relief Fund Recipients

The following unrestricted grants were made from the Portage County COVID-19 Relief Fund (PCCRF) in support of direct relief programs to assist individuals and families impacted by the ongoing pandemic.

New or additional funding requests are due by 5pm each Wednesday with grant allocations being released each Friday. Click HERE to review eligibility and to submit a grant request.

To give to the Relief Fund, Click HERE. ***Giving to the Relief Fund does NOT make you eligible for the Live United - Give United Sweepstakes.

Total Grants Awarded July 31, 2020 - $39,240

Total Grants Awarded July 10, 2020 - $4,000

Total Grants Awarded June 26, 2020 - $25,000

Total Grants Awarded June 19, 2020 - $15,000

Total Grants Awarded May 29, 2020 - $25,000

Total Grants Awarded May 22, 2020 - $24,280

Total Grants Awarded May 8, 2020 - $10,000

Total Grants Awarded May 1, 2020 - $47,277

Total Grants Awarded April 24, 2020 - $7,760

Total Grants Awarded April 17, 2020 - $53,000

Total Grants Awarded April 10, 2020 - $8,700

Total Grants Awarded April 3, 2020 - $50,000

Total Grants Awarded March 26, 2020 - $75,000

Total PCCRF allocated To-Date: $344,977

The following organizations have been awarded Community Relief Grants to date

Relief funds awarded on July 31, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

CAP Services – Sib Pab (Helping Hands) Meal Project
To provide culturally appropriate meals to Hmong Elders in the community.

Relief funds awarded on July 10, 2020

Innovative Services
To provide all types of PPE to protect their employees while still carrying out their services to clients.

Relief funds awarded on June 26, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on June 19, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on May 29, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on May 22, 2020

CAP Services – Sib Pab (Helping Hands) Meal Project
To provide culturally appropriate meals to Hmong Elders in the community.

Salvation Army
To provide rent and/or mortgage assistance, as well as food baskets and gas cards or monthly bus passes to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on May 8, 2020

CAP Services
To provide emergency grants to households impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on May 1, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Meals on Wheels
To provide shelf stable meals for program participants to ensure continued access to food for seniors.

Relief funds awarded on April 24, 2020

Childcaring
To aid local childcare agencies to ensure proper cleaning and sanitization procedures so that they can remain open and serving families in the community.

ODC
To help launch virtual services for individuals with disabilities and individuals with mental health conditions.

Relief funds awarded on April 17, 2020

CAP Services
To provide emergency grants to households impacted by COVID-19.

Community Thrift Store of Portage County
To provide fresh produce or dairy to those in using the Community Thrift Store Food Pantry.

Relief funds awarded on April 10, 2020

Boys & Girls Club of Portage County
To help provide to-go meals and at-home activities for all kids in Portage County.

Stevens Point Child Safety Center
To provide car seats to families in need.

Relief funds awarded on April 3, 2020

CAP Services
To provide emergency grants to households impacted by COVID-19.

Relief funds awarded on March 26, 2020

Operation Bootstrap
To provide food, rent, and utility assistance to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Salvation Army
To provide rent and/or mortgage assistance, as well as food baskets and gas cards or monthly bus passes to individuals and families disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.

Children’s Wisconsin
To provide financial assistance and reduce stressors on households already impacted by monetary, housing and related pressures who are now disproportionately impacted by COVID-19

Stevens Point Area YMCA
To provide childcare services to health care workers, first responders (police/fire) and other essential workers in need of childcare who are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.