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See what BALANCE for Blind Adults is doing to provide digital services during the self quarantine:

  • Using teleconference to provide Sharing Space Support Group and Anxiety and Stress Management programs
  • Adding a virtual “Coffee Connection” opportunity for clients, by zoom or telephone, with Elizabeth Mohler, 2x weekly (information in this newsletter)
  • Providing, as much as possible, remote assistive technology lessons.
  • Providing a new “virtual support service” which will involve telephone outreach to our clients by Cristina Lopes, Community Outreach Specialist, and two O/M instructors, who are redeployed to this service

Wendy Hymes

Here's another great article from Independent Sector to share with your Fundraising and Development staff: 

Coronavirus and Your 2020 Fundraising Goals: What Nonprofits Need to Know

Forbes | March 11, 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is being felt everywhere, at the grocery store, on the roadways, and in nonprofit fundraising goals. The pandemic will affect how nonprofits are able to raise money for the foreseeable future. The best path forward is to prepare, and Forbes contributor Alyssa Wright offers four steps your organization can take to help meet your fundraising goals this year, and well into 2021 and beyond.