We are proud to announce additional funding from the Middlesex Savings Charitable Foundation's $1 million COVID-19 relief fund
. In this third wave of grant distribution, the Foundation is providing 30 local non-profit organizations each with a $5,000 contribution to support their response to the pandemic.
The local non-profit organizations receiving funding are:
“Open Table so appreciates the recent support and continued community partnership with the Middlesex Savings Charitable Foundation,” said Jeanine Calabria, Executive Director of Open Table, Inc. “This pandemic has caused more people in our area to experience tremendous economic and societal stress. Our valued partnership with the Foundation means we can help lessen the strain on our community together. We will be using this gift to purchase food and to make essential changes to our operating model so that we can address the increasing need for food relief.”
To date, the Middlesex Savings Charitable Foundation has distributed $430,000 from the relief fund to 41 non-profits in the community. This includes an initial grant of $100,000 directed to the MetroWest Emergency Relief Fund, which awards one-time operating grants to nonprofits addressing the most immediate needs.