- The United Way Foundation: This organization launched the San Diego Worker Assistance Initiative as part of the greater San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund. The fund is providing flexible resources to people impacted by layoffs and reduced working hours implemented by employers.
- Who it’s for: Low-wage workers who need support for a limited but undetermined length of time.
- What the money goes toward: Utilities and rent/mortgage payments.
- 211 San Diego: This organization is useful as a catch-all website for advice and direction on how to manage all aspects of how the virus’ impact on an individual from contracting the disease to being laid off as a consequence of it in the community.