Resources for Nonprofits

Your nonprofit has unique challenges and needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. These resources are intended to help you regroup, plan for success, and move forward. Please check back frequently and contact us if you know of a resource not listed that should be.


Financial Assistance

Unity in the Community - Kitsap's COVID-19 Response Fund hosted by Kitsap Community Foundation and United Way of Kitsap will offer flexible funding to nonprofits in critical need due to COVID-19.

Community Response Fund hosted by Bainbridge Community Foundation provides limited financial resources to nonprofits for urgent health and human service needs on Bainbridge Island, especially during times of economic hardship or human or natural disaster.

Giving Compass and National Center for Family Philanthropy's directory of Coronavirus and COVID-19 Funds is where you will find a range of vetted funds addressing immediate and long-term needs related to coronavirus and COVID-19.


Paycheck Protection Program offers 8 weeks of salary for employees, rent/mortgage, and utility funding which may be forgiven in full. Read the Tax Foundation's summary explaining this program.

Small business disaster loans of up to $2M for operating costs to maintain business, with no payments for 12 months. It takes 4 weeks from application to funding for the EIDL (Economic Injury Disaster Loan). For assistance with the loan document prep, here are the local SBA preferred partners: Kitsap Score and Kitsap SBDC.


Human Resources/Employer Info

CDC Resources for Businesses and Employers to plan, prepare, and respond to coronavirus.

Davis Wright Tremaine Practical Considerations for Employers

NY Times Article: Who Qualifies for Paid Leave Under The New Law?

Washington Retailer Resource Guide

U.S Department of Labor Coronavirus Resources



501 Commons offers a list of resources and technology tools to help your nonprofit work remotely.


Julia Campbell is a nationally-known nonprofit marketing expert who has created a Nonprofit Coronavirus Resources list.


Our state's association for nonprofits is Washington Nonprofits. They help nonprofits learn, increase their influence, and connect with people and resources.

AT&T is helping you work and learn remotely – Businesses, universities and schools can keep their teams and classrooms connected through conference calls and video conferencing with Cisco Webex Meetings with AT&T for 90-days, and seamlessly forward calls to both mobile and landline phones with AT&T IP Flexible Reach. Learn more

Zoom web conferencing is offering free accounts to support nonprofits during the COVID crisis. Use this tool to hold and record virtual meetings and trainings.