DEMS CARE. DEMS SHARE.

This pandemic is a slow moving hurricane. People are losing jobs and workplaces.

It’s time to serve our community. It’s time to live our values. We can help each other from our homes, to help those at risk of losing theirs and so much more.

Right now, it’s hard to leave your home to help. But you can still help.

DEMS CARE. DEMS SHARE.

It’s time to build and serve our community. It’s time to live our values. We can help you and each other from our homes, to help those at risk of losing theirs and so much more.

Here’s a list of some direct aid groups that have asked us for support. Now. The people they serve need our support. This is the best way to meet their needs now.

Do you need help? Reach out to the groups listed below.

Do you have extra resources to give? Can you safely help these groups in other ways?
If so, consider offering your help to the groups listed below.

Then call three of your friends. Check in on them. Do they need help? Can they give?

Send them to this list on our website, or forward this email to them.

DEMS CARE. DEMS SHARE.

Let’s roll up our sleeves and prove it.

Food

Food Gatherers   https://www.foodgatherers.org/
Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels https://ymow.org/
Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels https://www.med.umich.edu/aamealsonwheels/
Jewish Family Services (kosher / halal foods) https://jfsannarbor.org/

Community Centers / Orgs Providing Multiple Services
Peace Neighborhood Center  https://peaceneighborhoodcenter.org/
Community Action Network https://www.canwashtenaw.org/
Manchester Community Resource Center  https://manchestercrc.org/
Faith in Action (Chelsea & Dexter)  https://www.faithinaction1.org/

SOS https://soscs.org/
Avalon Housing  https://www.avalonhousing.org/
Ozone House https://ozonehouse.org/
SafeHouse https://www.safehousecenter.org/

Health
Packard Community Clinic https://packardhealth.org/
Hope Clinic https://thehopeclinic.org/

General Support
Covid 19 Community Relief Fund
The United Way with support from the Song Family Foundation has set up a special fund.
100% of the money raised will be used to help other non-profits meet the needs of the county’s vulnerable people

https://www.uwwashtenaw.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=25

Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights
Fundraising for undocumented families in Washtenaw County
https://www.gofundme.com/f/wicir-supporting-undocumented-families

Other Resources and Volunteering
Washtenaw County COVID-19 Resources
https://www.washtenaw.org/3095/COVID-19
United Way of Washtenaw Volunteer Center
http://www.volunteerwashtenaw.org/

Michigan Volunteer Registry
https://www.mivolunteerregistry.org/

Is your favorite group not on this list? Feel free to work with them. In the interest of space and time, we included groups who have asked for financial donations providing services across the county which are particularly active and in need right now. We’re sure we missed some good ones.

Have any suggestions, or want to get involved with the Washtenaw County Democrats? Contact us at washtenawdems.org