Updated: Jul 26
Naturalize Charlotte has compiled a list of ways you can help do good amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
How you can help Naturalize Charlotte Member Organizations...
Several Naturalize Charlotte Member Organizations are working to support their clientele during these uncertain times. Please visit the Naturalize Charlotte website’s volunteering page or find Member Organizations on Share Charlotte to learn about their individual needs. 3 key COVID-19 related opportunities with Naturalize Charlotte Member Organizations are listed below:
If you have expertise or experience in the medical field, housing, the financial industry, law, social services, or working with children, you can apply to join Refugee Support Service's "Help Team" network: https://www.refugeesupportservices.org/help-team-interest/
OurBRIDGE is offering an opportunity to help with CMS meal distribution: https://sharecharlotte.org/food-distrubution-driver
The Latin American Coalition has listed their specific COVID-19 needs on their Share Charlotte page: https://sharecharlotte.org/nonprofit/latin-american-coalition
Other ways you can help...
COVID-19 poses a particular challenge to those who are not food-secure, including some members of Charlotte’s immigrant and refugee population. Below are 3 key ways you can help those who are most vulnerable to COVID-19’s adverse impacts:
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina could use your help in its efforts to respond to COVID-19: https://www.secondharvestmetrolina.org/news-pages/coronavirus-response
Loaves and Fishes will be looking for new drivers to deliver boxes of food for people who are unable to leave their homes due to COVID-19: https://loavesandfishes.org/get-involved-2/#vol-opp
Crisis Assistance needs financial support of its efforts to respond to COVID-19: https://www.crisisassistance.org/donate/challenge/