Update: Due to COVID-19, all Bereavement Support Services are currently bring offered by phone or secure video call.
“A meal is hope and love.” Oprah
Our VON Oxford team has been working diligently to help more than 800 clients during the coronavirus pandemic. We’ve had to close programs and send our volunteers home. But, right away we started doing check-in calls and making resource packages. We redeployed our staff to help screen visitors at VON Sakura House and to take on the delivery routes for our Meals on Wheels program.
It has been a challenging time but it has also been incredibly rewarding to take care of our community. After six weeks of checking in and listening to clients, we are hearing that access to food and having enough food to eat are emerging issues. We knew we needed to act and we are now asking for your help.
VON Oxford has identified these funding priorities for our local VON Oxford Covid-Response Fund:
Will you help someone in Oxford County today? A donation of any size will help. You can donate now to the VON Oxford Covid-19 Response Fund. Learn more here.
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