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CRDC and Running Threads Screen Printing and Embroidery have partnered to collect funds to assist those impacted by COVID-19. A portion of proceeds from each t-shirt sold will go to CRDC in order to assist families with rental and utility assistance needs due to the pandemic.
T-shirts can be purchased through this link.


Contact Information

CRDC COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Hotline 870-333-5131

At CRDC, we are preparing for additional Community Services Block Grant funding to be received through the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act. To ensure that we are meeting the needs of the community and those facing difficulties due to COVID-19, we would like your input. Please take a few moments to complete the anonymous survey through the link below. Your answers will help us to determine the highest needs to households as well as to the community which will allow us to better serve you. We greatly appreciate your participation!
Click Here to take the Survey.


COVID-19 Assistance Application
(PDF Version)

Download a RTF version here.

Northeast Arkansas COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund

As workers are losing wages and tips due to restaurant restrictions, business closures and reduced working hours, many nonprofits are experiencing an immediate increased demand for services and support for basic human needs. We expect this to continue to soar and are counting on community support to meet the rapidly growing need.

Your gift supports community resources that serve struggling families in Craighead, Cross, Greene, Jackson and Poinsett counties. As families face uncertain financial difficulties in the coming months, donations to the Northeast Arkansas COVID-19 Fund will help families to avoid eviction and utility disconnection.

Even in these uncertain times, no one is powerless to make a difference. Small acts, taken together across the country, can change the course of the pandemic, bolster those facing economic challenges, and protect the most vulnerable.

Your donation will ensure that—in collaboration with community partners and donors—we are able to meet the need for critical human services that our most vulnerable are facing during this crisis.

CRDC will facilitate the application process and disburse payments. If you need help with rent or utility payments due to lack of wages related to COVID-19, please call 870-333-5131. This line is dedicated to COVID-19, and a CRDC staff member will help you to complete the proper application and documentation process.


United Way of Northeast Arkansas
Arkansas Community Foundation | Craighead County

Donate Now

Send a check to the following address: please mark “COVID-19 Donation” in memo line.

United Way COVID-19 Donation
407 Union Street
Jonesboro, AR 72401


Other Sources of Information:

  • Arkansas Department of Health information, click here.
  • COVID-19 information for the state of Arkansas, click here.

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