State of Iowa
Indoors, outdoors, anywhere you go, help prevent the spread of COVID-19. We can work together by staying apart. #TogetherQC @QCTrails.org
Avoid gathering in groups. Stay at least 6 feet apart
Everybody, even dinosaur lovers, can use a little help understanding how to stay 6 feet apart from others! #TogetherQC
Our community is committed to working together to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in the Quad Cities. Many elected officials have joined together to share the important “Keep Staying at Home” message with our community. #TogetherQC Do your part: Stay Home. Save Lives.
One-hundred percent of contributions will support Quad Cities organizations responding to crisis locally
IOWA-ILLINOIS QUAD CITIES—Media, foundations and nonprofit funders in the Quad Cities are uniting to support the community’s response during this COVID-19 pandemic. “Unite Quad Cities for COVID-19 Recovery” will be a 24-hour giving event this Monday, April 6.
All contributions will support the Quad Cities Disaster Recovery Fund at the Quad Cities Community Foundation. The fund was activated three weeks ago with lead support from the Community Foundation, United Way of the Quad Cities, and Regional Development Authority.
Donations are already being accepted online at www.unitequadcities.org or by phone by texting “UniteQC” to 41444.
One-hundred percent of contributions will be granted back into the community.
Community Action Provides Hundreds of Delivered Boxes Community Action of Eastern Iowa has transformed its Davenport office into a food delivery warehouse and dispatch center. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization has increased its ability to provide food directly to the doorstep of households in Cedar, Clinton, Muscatine, and Scott Counties. Community Action is also providing diapers to families with young children. All services are offered at no cost to the household. The Agency is delivering more than 300 food boxes per week.
To request food and/or diapers, visit https://www.caeiowa.org/
JoAnn fabrics is providing free mask making kits
CDC Stress and Coping with Covid19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/managing-stress-anxiety.html
Quad Cities Community Foundation and United Way disaster recovery grant information: https://www.qccommunityfoundation.org/news/2020/3/18/community-foundation-announces-first-grant-opportunity-from-disaster-recovery-fund-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic