GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) United Way of North Carolina established a COVID-19 relief fund on March 20.
The statewide fund will be distributed to local United Ways, including United Way of Wayne County.
The fund will help increase the capacity of local United Ways to meet basic needs.
Donations are being accepted online at https://app.mobilecause.com/form/On0MvA?vid=64i6a.
Donors wishing for their donation to be used locally should select “UW of Wayne County” on the donation page.
“We are seeing a lot of neighbors helping neighbors and we want to be able to continue serving with that spirit. If someone is looking for a way to financially support the response to COVID-19, we encourage them to give through this fund. This fund will increase our ability to reach out and serve”, said Sherry Archibald Executive Director of United Way of Wayne County. The link to give to the fund is also available on the United Way of Wayne County website unitedwayne.org.