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Emergency funds for local residents out of work: Where to go and how to apply

Original post made on Mar 25, 2020

Millions of dollars in emergency funds are now available for residents who have lost wages due to the new coronavirus.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 3:24 PM

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Posted by Bored M
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Mar 25, 2020 at 7:49 pm

I did the right thing and saved my money; Worked hard and make a decent, but not extravagant salary;I still am working non-stop from home while I also teach my kids... Thanks Santa Clara County for creating programs that really solve the problems of those who contribute the money you are blowing.

10 people like this
Posted by Lenny Siegel
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Mar 26, 2020 at 11:35 am

Many of us work hard. Some of us were lucky enough to buy homes when the average family could afford them.

A lot of other people work hard, but for a variety of reasons have fallen on hard times.

Fortunately, most Mountain View residents recognize the importance of supporting our less fortunate neighbors. And now, during this public health emergency, people recognize that it's important to keep people housed and provide services to the unhoused to protect us all from the spread of COVID-19.

7 people like this
Posted by Win-win
a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood
on Mar 26, 2020 at 11:58 am

So long as the "rent assistance" checks are made out to the tenant and the property manager, I see no problem.

7 people like this
Posted by mvresident2008
a resident of Monta Loma
on Mar 27, 2020 at 1:46 pm

Did I miss the funding for ventilators? Or masks? Or the supplies of the Hydrocloraquine 'Trump Pill'?

We seem to have gone all the way for renters and completely ignored the huge amount of medical supplies we are going to need in the coming weeks.

Or am I missing something?

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