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First Call clinicians and prevention specialists partner with individuals, families, schools, treatment centers, coalitions and courts. We know that for every one person fighting addiction, ten others are impacted. First Call works holistically to build bridges and fill gaps for those affected by substance use disorder in the Kansas City Metro.
Contact: (816) 361-5900
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Source: Food Outreach
Food Outreach’s mission is to provide nutritional support and enhance the quality of life of men, women, and children living with HIV/AIDS or cancer. We are the only organization providing these services in Missouri and western Illinois. Our clients live in 160 Missouri and Illinois zip codes and range in age from newborn to 90 years – many of whom live with multiple secondary illnesses in addition to their primary diagnosis. To be eligible for our services, an individual must have proof of diagnosis and meet income guidelines, i.e., live at or below 300% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL) or $37,470 annual income for an individual. Our comprehensive program includes our Integrated Frozen Prepared Meal and Grocery Program designed by our staff chef and registered dietitian, individualized dietetic counseling, nutrition and cooking education classes, a weekly congregate three-course meal, nutrition supplements, and meal home delivery to homebound clients. Our programs provide each client with two nutritious meals per day (60 meals every 30 days) throughout enrollment, combined with nutrition counseling and monitoring by our registered dietitian.
Contact: (314) 652-3663
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Source: Forbes
This article is for small business owners looking for ways they can rebuild their businesses once the COVID-19 pandemic is over.
Resource: The Impact Of COVID-19 On U.S. Brands And Retailers
This article talks about the potential long-term impacts COVID-19 will have on consumer behavior and the economy.
Source: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act provided an additional $400 million to The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP), which provides USDA-purchased food to state agencies via formula for distribution via local agencies such as food banks. Up to $100 million of the additional funding may be used to offset higher food distribution costs due to COVID-19.
Source: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
In the HS HCS HB 2011 the General Assembly appropriated $90M to make additional per day payments to Nursing Facilities and additional payments for facilities with a positive COVID case on the premises. This same amount and language was added to DPS/SEMA in HB 14.099 for FY20.
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Source: Google
This short article provides information on how to update a Business Profile on Google for retail businesses impacted by COVID-19.
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Source: International Trade Administration
At Grace Hill Women’s Business Center (WBC), we provide micro-business development to ALL aspiring entrepreneurs throughout the greater St. Louis area. While our primary target market is focused on women and minorities in under-resourced communities, we serve male and female students of every ethnicity and socioeconomic background through: Women In Business Classes, Business Counseling, SBA Training, Events, Seminars, and Speakers.
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Source: Grants.Gov
This page contains information about grants available through the federal government.
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
Source: COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund
Response and Recovery fund for vulnerable communities in the Kansas City region affected by COVID-19.
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Source: Greene Consulting
A summary of the challenges, key takeaways and best practices that came from a discussion among leaders of financial services firms.