COVID-19 Response Fund

Nearly $30M in grant requests. Over $3.3M raised.

Please Donate.

Help us serve our most vulnerable community members: 

  • COVID-19 testing
  • Emergency medical equipment 
  • Critical hot-meal distributions
  • Mortgage / rental / utility assistance
  • Computers for distance learning

Emergency Grants

The COVID-19 Response Fund will strategically deploy resources to community-based organizations that are working with communities disproportionately impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic. 

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Response Fund FAQ

Media Coverage 

WPTV: Community Foundation grant helps hundreds across Palm Beach County

Palm Beach Post: FREE COVID-19 Testing

Palm Beach Daily News: Giving Tuesday Coverage 

Palm Beach Post: Giving Tuesday Coverage 

Palm Beach Daily News: Community Foundation COVID-19 Fund Efforts 

Post: Brooks Koepka Foundation donates $100K to COVID-19 Fund

Sentinel: COVID-19 Response Fund Seeing Remarkable Support

Contact Us

  • General questions & inquiries about the COVID-19 Response Fund may be directed to
  • For interested donors and partners, please contact Vice President for Philanthropic Giving, Vicki Pugh at 
  • For questions about your fund or to make a distribution request, please contact Donor Relations Coordinator, Kasie Merical at
  • For media inquiries and interview requests, please contact Director of Marketing & Communications, Naki Carter at

Martin County COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund

The Community Foundation is part of a COVID-19 grantmaking consortium that is coordinating grants to local nonprofit organizations responding to and/or affected by the pandemic. As we join with the United Way of Palm Beach County, Children’s Services Council, Allegheny Franciscan Foundation, Quantum Foundation, Bank of America, and Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation, approximately $4 million has been made available. A common grant application is available below.

Apply now

COVID-19 Info & Resources

As this pandemic develops, we are strategizing ways we can best prepare and support our staff, our donors, and the nonprofits in our community. 


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