Many are stepping up, but these funding partners are doing the hard work to provide immediate help through relief grants and other programs. While some of these organizations regularly grant funds, there is no question that the volume — both in number of grants and amount of funds — is a lot to manage and disburse. Overwhelmed staff changed policies, and the urgency of doing it now has taken a toll. But at the end of the day, each of these organizations is working harder than ever to empower business and make a difference.
Last modified: September 1, 2020