Resources and Information

** Updated: February 3, 2021

Funding Opportunities

Guilford County Grant Program for Nonprofit Groups

  • The Guilford County Board of Commissioners is partnering with United Way of Greater Greensboro and United Way of Greater High Point to develop the $2.5 million program for social service agencies combating food shortages, public health issues, and other needs of residents hardest hit by the pandemic.
  • Information about eligibility and the application process are posted on the county website

FEMA Funding Information

Locally-Administered FEMA Funding Opportunity for Health Service Organizations

  • The Emergency Food and Shelter Program [] (EFSP) National Board—chaired by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) with representatives from a wide range of organizations including the American Red Cross, Catholic Charities, USA, and United Way Worldwide—has awarded $320 million of CARES Act and annually appropriated funding to qualifying local jurisdictions (counties and cities) across the country to support COVID-19 impacted communities through the provision of food, shelter and supportive services. A Local Board in each jurisdiction will award funding to eligible HSOs based on submitted applications.
  • To apply, organizations must submit an application to the Local Board in their community, which can be found on the EFSP National Board “Funded Organization” search [] page.

Additional COVID-19 Resources for Non-Profits

NC Department of Health and Human Services Healthy Opportunities Pilots Suspension

  • To support North Carolina health care and human service providers as they focus all available resources to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Health and Human Services has suspended the evaluation of the Healthy Opportunities Lead Pilot Entity proposals. Addressing the unmet resource needs of North Carolinians remains a key priority of the Department. This suspension is related only to the Healthy Opportunities Pilots and does not impact other Healthy Opportunities efforts, such as NCCARE360 rollout and the Community Health Worker initiative.

From the NC Center for Nonprofits: Non-Profit Organization Operations During COVID-19

  • A joint survey commissioned by the NC Center for Non-profits, NC Secretary of State, and the Strategic Partnerships Office of the NC Office of State Budget and Management.

NC Center for Non-Profits Building Organizational Resilience Toolkit

The North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center:

  • The North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center is offering pro bono legal consultation to non-profit organizations and small businesses regarding issues related to COVID-19. The program offers no-cost 45-minute consultations between an organization and an attorney.  

Community Resources Identified by Resilience High Point

City of High Point COVID-19 Resources

Resources for Children and Families: Ready for School, Ready for Life

Guilford Nonprofit Consortium: COVID – 19 Resource Portal

U.S. Census

Small Business Association-Disaster Assistance Loans

Nonprofit Finance Fund: COVID-19 Tools & Resources for Nonprofits

North Carolina Center for Nonprofits – Nonprofit Pandemic Resources


Webinars and Technology Resources 

From the Center for Creative Leadership:New webinars to help you foster agility and flexibility

COVID-19 Legal Update: Video Conferencing Security Tips to Avoid Zoom-Bombing

Building Organizational Resiliency: Four-Part FREE Webinar Series from the NC Center for Nonprofits

Techsoup (technology resources for non-profits)

Webinar: Managing the Impact of COVID-19 on Non-profits

Blog: Nonprofit Resources for Remote Work During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Blog: 8 Tips for Holding Virtual Meetings During the COVID-19 Pandemic


Self-Care Resources During COVID-19

NC Hope4Healers Hotline Information

From the Foundation for Health Leadership and Innovation-Center of Excellence for Integrated Care:

From the Family Justice Center

Centers for Disease Control: COVID-19 Stress and Coping

American Psychiatric Association Foundation/Center for Workplace Mental Health: Working Remotely During COVID-19

Child Mind Institute: Supporting Kids Through the COVID-19 Crisis

University of Washington: Protecting yourself during COVID-19 public health emergency


COVID-19 Community Resources

Food Resources

Additional Resources



Updated Summary of COVID-19 Related Needs from N.C. Office of Strategic Partnerships

Foundation for Health Leadership and Innovation: COVID-19 Response

NCCARE360 is expediting its rollout process so that this resource is available statewide.

  • Learn more about NCCARE360: Attend a virtual strategy session. RSVP here [].
  • To join the network, you will need to complete one of the registration forms below:
    • Partner Registration Form: If your organization provides services outside of COVID-19 priority areas or is operating at a reduced capacity complete the form here [].
    • Rapid Response Registration Form: If your organization provides services in response to COVID-19 and is able to help clients at this time, you may onboard quickly via this form here []
    • Complete Software Training: Users are required to attend a software training to receive login credentials. Register yourself and your team for upcoming software training here []

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

2-1-1 Information

NC DHHS Letter to Behavioral Health Providers

American Red Cross



Centers for Disease Control

Treasury Releases EZ Version of the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

  • The U.S. Treasury and the Small Business Administration released an EZ version of the loan forgiveness applications for the Paycheck Protection Program that can be used by organizations meeting certain criteria. The Treasury and SBA also revised the full loan forgiveness application that implements the PPP Flexibility Act. 


World Health Organization


Volunteer Opportunities

NC Volunteer Center

The Volunteer Center-Triad

Greater High Point Food Alliance

CARES Act Information

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act CARES Act (Pub. L. 116-136)

From the Small Business Association: Paycheck Protection Program

To view archived COVID-19 resources please click here.


Other Resources

High Point, NC

City of High Point

High Point University

United Way of Greater High Point 

High Point Regional Health


Guilford County

Guilford Non-Profit Consortium

Guilford County Department of Health


Journal Articles

Foundation Investments in Palliative Care

Care Transitions: An Essential Part of the Delivery of Health Care


Teen Pregnancy

White Paper: Early Childhood Intervention & Teen Pregnancy Prevention


Nurse-Family Partnership

The National Campaign to Prevent Teen & Unplanned Pregnancy

The Positive Parenting Program “Triple P”


Other Helpful Links

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics

North Carolina Institute of Medicine

North Carolina Center for Non-Profits

Public Support Test

Organizational Capacity Building


Application Related Documents

How to Create a New Online Grant Application Account

Online Grant Application Instructions and Helpful Tips

Budget Forms:

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