Local nonprofits and charities in Atlanta are doing all they can to support those in need in our area and there are many ways to help them out during this time. We will continue to add to this list as we discover new organizations and ways to help out!
Local Nonprofits & Charities
- Open Hand Atlanta
Home delivered meals and comprehensive nutrition care to those in need. Most clients are elderly or have underlying conditions. Make a donation or contribute your time as a volunteer!
- Atlanta Community Food Bank
Distributes meals to 600 nonprofit partner feeding programs in metro Atlanta and North Georgia. The best way you can help is by donating to fund their emergency response.
- Giving Kitchen
Provides emergency assistance to food service workers through financial support and network of community resources. Donate here to help support Atlanta’s food service workers.
- Meals On Wheels Atlanta
Supports senior independence through meals, shelter, education, and community. Volunteer or donate through their website, Venmo (@MOWATL), or Cash App ($MOWATL).
- Atlanta Mission
Provides a safety net for low-income travelers, veterans, newcomers, and residents in crisis. You can donate here.
How To Help Our Furry Best Friends
- Angels Among Us
You can donate to the Angels Among Us Animal Rescue that’s dedicated to rescuing dogs and cats form high-kill shelters in North GA here. Wish list donations will also be accepted for dogs & cats!
- Atlanta Humane Society
While the two locations will be closed to the public from March 16 to March 31, you can still donate goods from their Wish List! You can place the donated items in the red bins outside their two locations. Donations are also accepted online through their website.
The Atlanta Humane Society is also hosting a Cutest Self-Quarantined Pet Contest! Enter your pup, cat, or any other pet into the contest for the chance to win sought after prizes such as sanitizer, toilet paper(!), and Netflix subscriptions! Voting ends 4/1/2020 at 10PM EST.