COVID-19 Grants Awarded


Between March 26 - September 10, 2020, United Way of Benton & Franklin Counties awarded $288,500 to help provide crucial services in our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Local 501(c)(3) agencies that provided access to food and to mental and behavioral health services received grants between $3,000-$5,000. Agencies were eligible to receive more than one award.

Agencies receiving funding since March 19, 2020:

  • Boys and Girls Club, Pasco
  • Boys and Girls Club, Prosser
  • Catholic Charities
  • Central Church, Lunch Buddies
  • Chaplaincy Healthcare
  • Children's Developmental Center
  • Columbia Basin College Foundation, Food Pantry
  • Columbia Industries
  • Communities in Schools
  • Desert Harbor/Family Resource Center
  • Domestic Violence Services
  • Elijah Family Homes, Transition to Success
  • Grace Clinic
  • Impact Compassion Center
  • Lutheran Community Services
  • Mirror Ministries
  • Modern Living Services
  • Partners for Early Learning
  • Planned Parenthood/Tri-Cities Mutual Aid Network
  • Richland Seniors Association
  • Riverview Food Bank
  • Safe Harbor Crisis Nursery
  • Salvation Army, Pasco Food Bank
  • Senior Life Resources Northwest, Meals on Wheels
  • St. Vincent de Paul, Pasco Food Bank
  • Support, Advocacy & Resource Center
  • The ARC of Tri-Cities
  • Tri-Cities Diversity and Inclusion Council
  • Tri-Cities Food Bank, Kennewick
  • Washington State University Tri-Cities Foundation
  • YMCA