Hanover County CARES Grant Information

United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg is partnering with Hanover County to provide relief by delivering funding to eligible 501(c)(3) organizations that provide Hanover residents with emergency basic needs, such as food or financial assistance for housing or utilities.   

These funds have been made available by the Hanover County Board of Supervisors from the County’s Coronavirus Relief Funds under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.  

Hanover County Government is a longtime supporter of United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg. United Way will manage and distribute these funds without any administrative fees. United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg will also oversee the application process and sub-grantee fund reporting.   

Application Information

  • Funds must be used for direct assistance to individuals or families in need of housing or utility related financial assistance or those in need of food/nutrition assistance.
  • Organization applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until all funds are distributed.
  • Organizations must maintain administrative documentation and reporting details related to service provision.
  • All funds must be expended by December 30, 2020. 

Click here for more details and to submit an application.

Ashland Christian Emergency Services
(804) 798-2784
Assistance: Rent, Mortgage, Utilities

Beaverdam Food Pantry
(804) 449-0055
Assistance: Food

Commonwealth Catholic Charities 
(804) 285-5900
Assistance: Food, Rent, Mortgage, Utilities

Hanover Safe Place 
(804) 612-6126
Assistance: Food, Rent, Mortgage, Utilities

HumanKind
(804) 461-3585
Assistance:
Food, Rent, Mortgage, Utilities

Moments of Hope Outreach, Inc.  
(804) 913-9151
Assistance: Food, Rent, Mortgage, Utilities

OAR of Richmond, Inc.
(804) 643-2746
Assistance: Returning citizens only.

Senior Connections
(804) 343-3000
Assistance: Food, Utilities

Contact Information

United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg
customerservice@yourunitedway.org
(804) 771-5820

Hanover Department of Community Resources
volunteer@hanovercounty.gov
(804) 365-4300