In March, the Board of Directors of the United Way of Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties announced the creation of the Clark Champaign Madison COVID-19 Community Fund to support individuals and families affected by the impact of the corona-virus. Since the creation, the fund has raised over $125,000. We are grateful for the community’s support because there’s so much need. Thank you to all of our individual donors and company supporters!
Bridges Community Action Partnership is a private nonprofit community action agency dedicated to helping and serving low-income individuals and families in Madison, Champaign, Delaware, Union, Shelby, and Logan counties. Bridges helps improve the lives of individuals and families by providing a variety of programs and assistance with utilities, home improvement, family development, work resources, safe housing, financial education, and medical needs.
Interfaith Hospitality Network of Springfield, Inc. runs three large programs to target homelessness called Norm's Place, the Hartley House, and Mulberry Terrace. All of these programs provide goal-setting case management aimed at overcoming barriers in individuals' lives that caused homelessness, equip them with tools to become self-sufficient and move into permanent housing. While in the shelter, individuals are provided with 3 meals daily, show and laundry facilities, shel