For Nonprofits

Funding for COVID-19 Basic Needs Relief

If you are a nonprofit serving Franklin County residents impacted by the pandemic through services providing basic needs – such as food, rent/utilities assistance, shelter, transportation, and medical assistance – you may apply to receive crisis funds. Organizations should be able to provide documented evidence that funds are supporting impacted families in our community. Questions about funding? Email

Share Your Donation / Volunteer Needs

Submit volunteer and/or donation needs for your organization to be posted on UWFC website and promoted through UWFC and our partners.

Get Your Service Information to the Public

Your services have likely changed given current circumstances. Here are some ways to get information out to area residents about these changes and the services you are providing to help our community:

  • Update your service information for 211 here.

    • Find more 211 Service Provider Tools here (scroll to the bottom for link)

  • Email if you have any special announcements or information we can share through UWFC’s social media.

  • If you are providing food resources (free community meals, bagged lunches, food pantry, etc.), please provide an update on your services and operation times to Healthy Franklin County.

Share Community Resources

Help those in need of assistance get connected to local services:

Public Health Messaging

It's important we promote public health and safety to our community during the pandemic. Below are some communication resources to use and share:

  • Franklin Forward PSA Videos (scroll down to see videos)

Nonprofits: Submit Your Volunteer & Donation Needs
United Way
of Franklin County


Phone: 717-262-0015

Location: 182 S. Second St.

                 Chambersburg, PA 17201

Improving quality of lives by mobilizing the caring power of Franklin County.

We envision a community where all families achieve their potential through healthy living, income stability and early learning.

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