Organizations Stepping Up During Coronavirus

Many companies and organizations are making adjustments to financially protect employees, protect vulnerable populations, and support consumers and the community. Check out these organizations who are making a difference:

Fred MyerProviding financial support through the Helping Hands fund to employees who are directly impacted.

Anthem- Waiving out of pocket expenses for COVID-19 testing.

3BL MediaOffering free distribution of coronavirus public awareness on their network.

ComcastOffering 60 days of free Internet to low income families.

Cleveland CavaliersCompensating hourly employees and event staff at RocketMortgage Fieldhouse.  

Children’s National Hospital- Offering testing for children and young adults up to age 22.

Sportsman’s Guide- Donated 40,000 N95 masks to Minnesota Nurse’s Association.

Dallas Mavericks– Supporting hourly workers at American Airlines Center.

MicrosoftContinuing to pay hourly workers even though they cannot work on campus.

WalmartEncouraging their employees to stay home if they are sick with no penalty.

Amazon- Setting up a $25 Million Relief Fund to support independent delivery service partners and their drivers, Amazon Flex participants, and seasonal employees under financial distress.

Twitter– Continuing to pay contractors and hourly workers who are not able to perform their responsibilities from home.

If your company is interested in supporting your employees or the community, ask about our Corornavirus Resiliency Fund or employee assistance programs. For more information, contact [email protected].

 

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