COVID-19 Resources

Financial

Working from Home

Working from Home

Some nonprofit organizations in Kansas are eligible to obtain a low-interest (2.75%) working capital loans to help them cover their monthly expenses during this COVID-19 crisis. More information here.


The Wichita Community Foundation, our member, has activated two funds in response to the pandemic.


The National Council of Nonprofits has shared their initial analysis of the Corona Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act CARES Act (Pub. L. 116-132) and how it can benefit nonprofits.

Working from Home

Working from Home

Working from Home

New to working from home? 

Tips from NPR.


Our member, T.E.A. Topics International has created a guide too.


Linkedin has free online courses related to WFH and related technology.


Technology

Technology

Technology

Techsoup is a great resource for nonprofits to get technology at a discounted rate. 

Check out their COVID-19 blog post!


Zoom is hosting all kinds of live webinars including best practices for hosting online events and webinars.


Pamela Starr specializes in sharing how you can best use tools like your Google Business Profile and Google Hangouts to your advantage. See her upcoming free webinars here.

General

Technology

Technology

The  United Way of the Plains recommends calling their 2-1-1 information and referral line to speak with someone with just about everything COVID-19 related. They are conducting coronavirus screenings over the phone.  


The Salvation Army has been deemed an essential business service and have developed a list of resources on the local to national levels.
 

KMUW is committed to monitoring COVID-19 activity and its potential impact.  Visit their Resource Center.

Resources

Starting a Nonprofit

The Incubator for Nonprofits of Kansas

Wichita State University Community Engagement Institute


Grants

​​Wichita Community Foundation

​​United Way of the Plains


Resources

Network Kansas

NetWork Kansas is growing an entrepreneurial environment in Kansas by cultivating resources to start and grow small businesses. We are a statewide network of non-profit business-building resources that help entrepreneurs and small business owners startup and grow successful businesses.

Coalitions
Kansas Prevention Collaborative Directory of Coalitions

Grantwriting

Kansas Professional Grantwriters Association


Fundraising

​​Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Wichita Chapter


Staffing

​​Wichita State University AmeriCorps VISTA Project

​Interested in expanding the impact of your organization? WSU VISTAs focus their efforts on building the organizational, administrative, and financial capacity of organizations that foster economic opportunity, improve education, and promote healthy futures. A VISTA might help your organization develop programs that meet a need, raise funds, recruit and train volunteers, or foster collaboration with other nonprofit and for-profit agencies to further your aligned efforts around serving the economically disadvantaged. To apply to become an AmeriCorps VISTA sponsoring organization, contact Angela, angela.gaughan@wichita.edu,

316-978-5496.