You Could Be Eligible to Receive a Grant
On March 23, 2020, United Way Blackhawk Region announced a COVID-19 Action Fund to provide flexible resources for local nonprofit organizations working directly with vulnerable individuals and communities in Rock County, Wisconsin and northern Winnebago County, Illinois who are disproportionately impacted by coronavirus and the economic consequences of the outbreak.

Grants are limited to:
• 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
• Groups fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
• Other charitable organizations able to receive a tax-deductible contribution, such as schools, faith-based organizations or other public entities
• Organizations that acknowledge funding MUST be used for needs within the Blackhawk Region

For questions contact United Way Blackhawk Region Vice President Denise Peters-Kauihou at 608.314.8424 or email