Our friends and comrades at Star Route Farm are transitioning to full-time food sovereignty work, and hosting a GoFund me to support the efforts If you can’t make it to Kitty’s, there is a general GoFundMe to help support Star Route’s food justice work. ALL THE INFO IS HERE! <3
From Metzger’s email newsletter, dated 6/25/2020:
Our Hudson Valley and Catskills communities are progressing positively through the state’s phased reopening plan. Delaware County is expected to begin Phase Four reopening on Friday, June 26, and Sullivan, Orange, and Ulster Counties, advanced to Phase Three this past Tuesday. To ensure a safe reopening across all industries, detailed guidance is being provided to businesses for each phase. Links to the guidance for Phase Three and Four are provided below, and businesses can also consult the New York Forward Business Reopening Lookup Wizard to see if their business is eligible to reopen.”
Read the whole post here: http://pubfiles.nysenate.gov/crm/metzger/view/6f68f048ae46c41f
The Poetry Project in NYC has compiled an extensive list of resources for mutual aid, places to donate and volunteer, relief funds for artists and freelancers, bailout funds, and much more.
THe USDA has compiled a COVID-19 “rural resource guide” for farmers and other businesses and producers seeking emergency funding, health and safety training, and more.
Hyperallergic reports on new relief funding for artists whose livelihoods are affected by COVID-19.
State senator Jen Metzger has assembled a comprehensive COVID-19: INFORMATION & RESOURCE GUIDE FOR SD-42 CONSTITUENTS with information about health, economic support, prevention and closure updates, and more.
The Daily Star covers Rep Delgado’s pandemic relief package and how it will affect our region.
The Freelance Co-Op has put together a guide with resources for freelancers needing help from the stimulus.