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Community Foundations for Lancashire and Merseyside
Community Foundations for Lancashire and Merseyside
LCRCares COVID-19 Community Support Fund

LCRCares COVID-19 Community Support Fund

Why we need your help

The coronavirus outbreak is having a devastating impact on communities throughout the Liverpool City Region.

Can you help?

We’re encouraging any individuals or businesses who might be in a position to support, to donate and to help those most affected.

The money raised will be distributed to local organisations who are providing essential support to communities such as:

  • Foodbanks
  • Food/care package delivery to vulnerable people self-isolating
  • Delivery of services and projects supporting the most vulnerable, such older people e.g. a telephone support/friendship service or delivering online activities to help reduce isolation
  • Emotional and mental health support
  • Financial Inclusion, support to access benefits and debt advice

The Community Foundation for Merseyside – which has distributed more than £40million to grassroots community causes over 20 years – will be managing all donations received on behalf of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram, ensuring they reach the most vulnerable people affected by the coronavirus.

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has kickstarted the fund with an initial £200,000 donation and separately, more than £1m has been contributed by the National Emergencies Trust. This is being held separately by the Community Foundation for Merseyside ready for distribution.

The LCR Cares Virgin Money Giving appeal platform is an online giving option which has been established so the people of the Liverpool City Region can also easily contribute, if they can, to the immense need of the most vulnerable in our community.

How you can support us

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Supporters

Jul 16, 2020

Alishia - Barclays MDDV Wavertree colleagues


Jul 13, 2020

Anonymous

250.00
(plus 62.50 giftaid)

Jun 22, 2020

Anonymous


Jun 04, 2020

Anonymous

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 01, 2020

Stevo

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

May 28, 2020

Paul Amann

This is the fee from my lecturing at the Management School. Our City Region needs this more than I do, great initiative.

105.20
(plus 26.30 giftaid)

May 25, 2020

Paul

Hope this small donation makes a difference to this important charity. Keep up the great work everyone.

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

May 21, 2020

Anonymous

10.00

May 13, 2020

Tony R

Keep up the good work everybody and keep safe at all times.

100.00

May 12, 2020

Anonymous

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

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