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Here are a number of resources to help connect people with resources for getting support and volunteer and donation opportunities. We will keep updating as we learn of more resources. Click on the links below to jump to a specific section:


Government Resources

Washington State Coronavirus Response:

City of Seattle:

Resource Round-ups

South Seattle Emerald: COVID-19 Living Guide

Resources for Getting Support

How to Help Your Community with Mutual Aid

Student Loan Refinancing, Melanie Hanson

Guide of loan options compiled by Bankrate: Read information here

COVID-19 Relief Fund for Undocumented Individuals in WA State: apply here

United Way King County: Get Help with April Rent (applications open Mon 4/13 from 9 am - 5pm)

Duwamish River Clean-up: COVID-19 Resources in multiple languages (Spanish, Vietnamese, Khmer, Somali, English)

Right Now Needs Fund: available to support SPS students and their families with basic needs, and it's fast, low barrier and really flexible. Any family can access the fund by reaching out to their school principal, and all those folks are still working even if they aren't on site.

COVID-19 Mutual Aid: Seattle Community Relief During Coronavirus 

COVID-19 Mutual Aid: If you would like food or other supplies dropped off at your front door, please use this form to request support.

Social Justice Fund: COVID-19 Crisis Fund Grants (for existing SJF grantees)

Seattle Artist Relief Fund:  If you are an artist in need of funds, apply here. This fund is for individual artists only who live in the greater Seattle area, not organizations or nonprofits. 

WA Resources for COVID-19 Victims: living document of government resources

Seattle Times: Food, child care, education, mental health support and more: Resources to support the community during the coronavirus outbreak

City of Seattle Community Resources

Washington State Department of Financial Institutions: Financial Resources for WA Residents Impacted by COVID-19

United Way King County: COVID-19 Resources

Employment Security Department: Unemployment Benefits Related to COVID-19

Compilation of Mutual Aid resources throughout the country

Immune compromised people can make requests for support here

Prison Scholars Fund: Request a food box if you are formerly incarcerated

Seattle Met: A List of Resources to Help Seattle’s Small Businesses Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

Family Meal Support:  includes map of Seattle Food Resources

Edmonds School District Family Support - Grab and Go Meals

Seattle Area Restaurants Offering Free Food

WA State Community Action Partnership: compiled list of resources for individuals, businesses, and nonprofits

COVID-19 Help Washington: where to get help

King County: COVID-19 Community Response Fund

United Way King County: Free Virtual Tax Filing

Bethaday Community Learning Space Community Resources

Anne Martens: COVID-19 Resource Round-up

Social Justice Fund NW: COVID-19 Resources

Seattle Times: Information about eviction moratoriums by jurisdiction (scroll to bottom)

Restaurant workers:  apply for financial support at The Plate Fund


Fighting Racism and Xenophobia

COVID-19 Mutual Aid: Coronavirus Bias Incident Report Form

Asian Pacific Policy & Planning Council: Stop AAPI Hate: Incident Report Form 

OCA Advocate Hate Incident Reporting Website

Wash the Hate

Asian Leaders Alliance

Equity MattersCOVID-19: Journalists of Color Racial Equity Focused Articles

Compass Point: Pushing Back Against Habits of White Supremacy During a Crisis


Opportunities to Volunteer and Donate

Donate to Chinatown International District Small Business Relief Fund

Volunteer to help with grocery and supply delivery in Chinatown International District 

Donate to Hilltop Urban Gardens to support Black and Indigenous organizing for a COVID-19 response

Ingersoll Gender Center: Donate to Trans & Gender Diverse Emergency Community Aid Fund

Donate to Front & Centered's Frontline Relief Fund

Donate to COVID-19 Relief Fund for Undocumented Folks in WA

Donate to Native Community Crisis Response Fund

Donate to WA Food Fund to support food banks

Donate to El Centro de la Raza's Emergency Response Fund

Donate to We Got This Seattle to support meals for frontline workers

FEEST: volunteer to deliver groceries

Seattle Chamber:  Ways to help your community

United Way King County Volunteer and In-kind Requests

COVID-19 Mutual Aid:  sign up to help with grocery and supply delivery

COVID-19 Survival Fund for the People:  donate to support grocery, supplies purchases and cash assistance

Seattle Artist Relief Fund

Seattle Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund

Social Justice Fund COVID-19 Response Grants Fund and things you can do to support others

Willing to help immune-compromised people in need

Find local, small businesses to support through Intentionalist

Points of Light: Preventing a Double Recession for Nonprofits: 5 Things You Can Do to Meet Urgent Needs

COVID-19 Help Washington: where to give help

Nonproft AF: Funders, this is the rainy day you have been saving up for

WA Nonprofits: An Open Letter to Funders

Sandra Kim: 4 Ways You Can Take Caring Action Around Coronavirus

Donate to Pike Place Market Community Safety Net

Looking for HELP-minded roommates to both share our large home and aid us in organizing our neighborhood during this critical moment

Points of Light: Remote Volunteering Opportunities (nationwide, not Washington State specific)

Snohomish County Mutual Aid Donations

Anne Martens: COVID-19 Resource Round-up

Philanthropy NW: List of community funds to donate to 

City of Seattle: Personal Protective Equipment Donations

Donate to WA State Labor Council's Foundation for Working Families, a nonprofit formed by the WSLC and its affiliated unions to assist union families in times of hardship or disaster.

Points of Light: Safety Tips for Volunteering

Resource Generation:  Protect our Communities, Not My Wealth: Solidarity During Pandemic

Seattle Restaurant Support

Donate to Skagit Valley COVID-19 Mutual Aid

Donate to The Plate Fund to support direct aid to restaurant workers


Resources for Nonprofits Including Where to Request Volunteers

Benevity Remote Volunteers: If you have virtual and remote opportunities for volunteers, we encourage you to log into the Benevity Causes Portal and publish them right away. Make sure to add "#remote" to the volunteer opportunity title and description so it can be easily found by our corporate clients.

United Way King County

Seattle Works

Washington Nonprofits: Coronavirus Response Resources

Points of Light: Nonprofit Considerations for Starting a Virtual Volunteer Program

Points of Light: Tips for Telecommuting

NTEN Office Hours for Working Remotely Support

Communities Rise: COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits and Small Businesses

Arts Fund: COVID-19 Arts Sector Impacts and Resources for Arts Sector

Donor Box: COVID-19 Resource Center for Non-profits

Advocacy Resources

UFCW: Petition to demand action to protect grocery store workers

Got Green: Emergency Justice in response to COVID-19

Washington Climate Alliance: COVID-19 Solidarity Resource Toolkit (many advocacy resources and actions, as well as general resources)

WA Nonprofits: Joint letter to WA State Officials to include nonprofits in COVID-19 Relief and Recovery

Letter to Congress: Call to include a moratorium on all utility shut-offs

Letter to Governor Inslee: Request to address gaps in Proclamation 20-19 and Suspension of Rent, Lease, Mortgage during COVID-19 Pandemic

Washington Climate Alliance: COVID-19 Solidarity Webinar

WA Nonprofits: contact federal legislators to include nonprofits in relief packages

WA Nonprofits: COVID-19 advocacy update

One America:  contact federal legislators to include everyone in COVID-19 relief, regardless of immigration status

Got Green: Education and Action Series


Education Resources

Anti-Oppressive, Anti-Racist Homeschool Resources

Think Indigenous - Online Indigenous Ed K-8

Seattle Public Schools Resources

Supporting Individuals with Autism during Uncertain Times

Bethaday Community Learning Space Community Resources

Anne Martens: COVID-19 Resource Round-up

OSPI: Resources for Continuous Learning

Yes! Magazine: Yes! for Teachers

Tips for Speech Therapy at Home