The Imperial Valley Wellness Foundation (IVWF), in partnership with Alliance Healthcare Foundation, California Wellness Foundation, and The Center at Sierra Health Foundation is launching an immediate COVID-19 Response Fund for nonprofit organizations that primarily serve Imperial County. Nonprofit organizations are able to apply for a one-time grant ranging from $5,000 - $50,000.

Funds will support efforts related to food insecurity, basic supplies, rental, mortgage and utility assistance, and other emergency needs  for communities and families impacted by unemployment and economic hardship due to the global pandemic.

To qualify for Imperial Valley Wellness Foundation (IVWF) 2020 Imperial County COVID-19 Response Fund grant support, your organization must:

  • Be a 501(c)(3) or have a 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor. 
  • Serve vulnerable populations within Imperial County, especially those disproportionately impacted by unemployment and other economic hardship during COVID-19.
  • Have a meaningful presence in Imperial County.

All organizations that are selected to receive funding will be required to enter into a grant agreement with Imperial Valley Wellness Foundation.

Should you have any questions, please contact:

     Alliance Healthcare Foundation

     Chief of Staff

     Bryan Fisher

     via email bfisher@alliancehf.org

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