On behalf of all of us here at MCF, please know that our first thought during this extraordinarily challenging time is for the health and well-being of each individual and family in our community. The MCF team is working diligently in close coordination with the County of Marin, the County Office of Education, and the broad array of wonderful nonprofit community-serving organizations as they bring their caring expertise to bear.

- Dr. Tom Peters

Nonprofit Support

MCF is providing immediate support to the following local safety net and health organizations, ensuring that we are inclusive of all people and communities. Support is being prioritized to address food distribution, rental assistance to mitigate loss of housing, and emergency cash assistance to vulnerable individuals, particularly in the geographic areas of Marin City, Novato, San Rafael, and West Marin.

Canal Alliance

Marin Community Clinics

Marin City

Marin City Health and Wellness Center

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church


North Marin Community Services

Marin Community Clinics

West Marin

Coastal Health Alliance

San Geronimo Valley Community Center

West Marin Community Services

West Marin Senior Services


Housing and Homelessness
: St. Vincent's, Ritter Center, Homeward Bound of Marin
: Marin Child Care Council, Community Action Marin
: SF-Marin Food Bank, ExtraFood.org
People with Disabilities
: Marin Center for Independent Living
Emergency Cash Assistance
: Adopt a Family
: Whistlestop
Health & Medical
: MarinHealth (formerly Marin General Hospital)

We will be closely monitoring the evolving situation to ensure we are alert to emerging needs. This listing will be updated on a regular basis.

The COVID-19 Fund of MCF

In addition to providing support to the individual organizations above, MCF has established the COVID-19 Fund of MCF. This quick-response Fund will be dedicated to directing financial support to nonprofit organizations serving those individuals and families most in need. Due to the ever-changing nature of this emergency, we feel that this is an effective and flexible method of response.

If you are an MCF donor, you can contribute to this fund via the MCF Giving Center.

If you are not an MCF donor, you are able to support to this fund via Network for Good.


MCF donors and scores of generous Marin residents have contributed over $500,000 to this fund. Reflecting the contributors’ expressed hope that the Fund provide help to those individuals and families most immediately in need, these dollars will focus support on emergency rental assistance, as well as specialized services for older adults and people with disabilities.

Individuals and Families

If you are an individual or family that is seeking immediate assistance, we can recommend the following resources, in addition to the nonprofits listed above:

Marin County Department of Health and Human Services
Marin County Public Health has created a telephone hotline for residents to call with questions or concerns related to COVID-19. Staff and Marin Medical Reserve Corps volunteers will take calls at 415-473-7191.

Daily COVID-19 video update from Marin Health & Human Services.

COVID-19 Eviction Ban
Find Food

Homelessness Resource Guide

Unemployment and Disability insurance

Legal Aid for Workers

Free Legal Aid - General

Health & Human Services

Public Assistance Services


COVID-19 Family Food Fund

National Domestic Workers Alliance—Coronavirus Care Fund

Restaurant Workers Community Foundation COVID-19 Crisis Relief Fund

Emergency Fund for Tipped and Service Workers

If you are seeking urgent rental assistance, we recommend you contact the following organizations: Adopt a Family, St. Vincent's, Ritter Center, North Marin Community Services, Community Action Marin.

Individuos y Familias

Si usted es una persona o familia que busca asistencia inmediata, podemos recomendar los siguientes recursos, además de las organizaciones sin fines de lucro mencionadas anteriormente:

Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos del Condado de Marin

El Condado de Marin Departamento de Salud Publico ha creado una línea telefónica directa para que los residentes llamen con preguntas o inquietudes relacionadas con COVID-19. El personal y los voluntarios del Cuerpo de Reserva Médica de Marin atenderán las llamadas al 415-473-7191.

Actualización diaria de Covid-19 en video del departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos del Condado de Marin.

Prohibición de desalojo en el condado de Marin
Encontrar comida

Guía de recursos para personas sin hogar

Seguro de desempleo y discapacidad

Ayuda legal para trabajadores

Asistencia jurídica gratuita - general

Salud y Servicios Humanos

Servicios de asistencia pública


COVID-19 fondo de comida familiar

Alianza Nacional de Trabajadoras Domesticas —Fondo de Atencion de coronavirus

Fundacion de la Comunidad de Trabajadores de Restaurantes-Fondo de Ayuda para Crisis COVID-19

Fondo de Emergencia para Trabajadores con Propinas y de Servicios

Si busca asistencia de alquiler urgente, le recomendamos que se comunique con las siguientes organizaciones:  Adopt a Family, St. Vincent's, Ritter Center, North Marin Community Services, Community Action Marin.

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