COVID Relief

COVID-19 Relief

Resource: List of trusted organizations in New York and Johannesburg where people can donate money, parcels or time.

Purpose: To support communities suffering from the economic downturn resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

How you can help: Donate directly to an organization below, or click here to donate securely to us via Paypal, and indicate in your note which organization you'd like us to support. For organizations abroad, you can use Xoom (owned by Paypal) to transfer for a low fee. 

Last updated: May 12, 2020

Donate Now: Click below to donate through our 501c3 nonprofit organization based in the U.S. If you'd like your funds to be directed to a specific initiative below, please indicate that in your note. Thank you!


NYC Health & Hospitals New York Meals, prepackaged groceries, laundry service, scrubs for COVID-19  healthcare workers. New York/USA Food donations and volunteers. Enter your address to support people in your own neighborhood.
Abundant Grace School* Cape Coast, Ghana Groceries for the children’s families; books and educational materials
Spread Out Initiative* Accra, Ghana Food for the community; books and computers for education
Little Rose Centre* Johannesburg Food and educational materials for underserved children
First National Bank | Branch Code: 01114
Swift Code FIRNZAJJ | Acc: 62749593639* Johannesburg Food aid to underserved communities

Nedbank | Branch Code 196905
Acc: 1969027916 | Swift Code: NEDSZAJJ


Urban Space Management*


Food aid to underserved communities 


* We have personal contacts with people who work with these organizations and consider them vetted.

For additional organizations to support in Johannesburg click here