🐯Bored with Netflix??? Donate your time!
Like many of you, I’m worried sick about how this pandemic will affect me, my family, & the community I love.
Thing is, 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘳𝘺𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘸𝘰𝘯’𝘵 𝘨𝘦𝘵 𝘶𝘴 𝘢𝘯𝘺𝘸𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘦!
Seriously. Sure there are a ton of things we can’t do right now, but there’s a lot we 𝗖𝗔𝗡 do too!
(…𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘯𝘰, 𝘐’𝘮 𝘯𝘰𝘵 𝘳𝘦𝘧𝘦𝘳𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘰 𝘵𝘢𝘬𝘦𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘮𝘢𝘳𝘨𝘢𝘳𝘪𝘵𝘢𝘴 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 @𝘦𝘭𝘢𝘳𝘳𝘰𝘺𝘰_𝘢𝘵𝘹 𝘣𝘶𝘵 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘪𝘴 𝘥𝘦𝘧𝘪𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘦𝘭𝘺 𝘣𝘢𝘥𝘢𝘴𝘴)
If you’re tired of scrolling through Netflix and curious about opportunities to give back, here are a few:
Love to Sew? Make DIY Masks for Austinites
To find out our current LOCAL needs, and most importantly the specifications for sewing DIY masks, please visit: bit.ly/DIYPPEMasks
Intellihelp – Love Delivered
Grassroots organization based in Austin that matches individual “asks” with those who are willing to “give.” Search “Austin” in the search bar and offer support if you can!
AISD Crisis Support Fund
Provides vouchers for students who don’t qualify for government assistance to receive curbside meal vouchers.
Central Texas Food Bank
While food donations are no longer being accepted, you can make a monetary donation to help feed hungry families.
Foundation Communities Emergency Assistance Fund
Their fund serves hundreds of families as well as veterans, seniors and individuals with disabilities to help assist with rent, utilities, household items, transportation and other necessities.
JUST COVID-19 Relief Fund
A fund created to grant emergency loans available to low-income female entrepreneurs during the pandemic and recovery loans to rebuild once given the “all clear.”
Stand with Austin Fund (Austin Community Foundation, Entrepreneurs Foundation)
Provides grants for nonprofits serving individuals and small businesses affected by the cancellation of SXSW.