The PACF is actively partnering with its donors and other area funders to address the critical needs of local citizens impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic by providing funding to a wide variety of area nonprofits that are delivering essential services in the region.


To date, the PACF has awarded more than $468,002 in COVID-19 emergency funds to help area agencies continue their critical work. Grants as of 03/07/2022:

Grant Date Organization Amount Fund Description
1/4/2022 United Way Alliance Of The Mid Ohio Valley Inc 5000 Safety Net Fund SUN COVID Relief grant to purchase COVID 19 at home test kits for distribution to area nonprofits, coordinated by United Way.
11/18/2021 Elizabeth Beauchamp Chapter Daughters of American Pioneers 1000 Safety Net Fund SUN COVID Relief grant to assist with operating expenses for the museum
11/17/2021 Community Resources, Inc. 5000 Safety Net Fund SUN COVID Relief Grant to provide rent and utility assistance to individuals
11/1/2021 House to Home 600 Hunger Fund to purchase of food and supplies to provide meals to individuals experiencing homelessness.
9/24/2021 Camden-Clark Foundation Inc. 2500 Hunger Fund to provide meals for health care workers at Camden Clark
9/24/2021 Memorial Health Foundation 2500 Safety Net Fund to provide comfort and care items for healthcare workers (e.g. personal care items, snacks, meals)
8/6/2021 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3750 Hunger Fund Sustaining Nutrition Services to Calhoun County Seniors and Veterans 2021
8/6/2021 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3750 Safety Net Fund Sustaining Nutrition Services to Calhoun County Seniors and Veterans 2021
8/6/2021 Children's Home Society of West Virginia 5625 Safety Net Fund Recovery and Resilience Grant
8/6/2021 EVE Inc. (Ending Violence Effectively) 5625 Safety Net Fund Recovery and Resilience Grant
8/6/2021 Habitat for Humanity of the Mid-Ohio Valley 7500 Safety Net Fund Recovery and Resilience Grant
8/6/2021 Hope Recovery Manor 7500 Safety Net Fund Recovery and Resilience Grant
8/6/2021 House to Home 7500 Safety Net Fund Operating Expenses/Additional Staffing
8/6/2021 Mid-Ohio Valley Fellowship Home Inc 4400 Safety Net Fund Recovery and Resilience Grant
8/6/2021 O'Neill Senior Center Inc 2825 Safety Net Fund operating support
8/6/2021 O'Neill Senior Center Inc 2800 Hunger Fund operating support
8/6/2021 Ritchie County Integrated Family Services Inc 2225 Safety Net Fund Senior Nutrition Program Opening
8/6/2021 Ritchie County Integrated Family Services Inc 2225 Hunger Fund Senior Nutrition Program Opening
8/6/2021 SW Resources, Inc. 4400 Safety Net Fund VOIP and TEAMs Conversion
8/6/2021 The Arc of the Mid Ohio Valley Inc 5625 Safety Net Fund People First Cafe
8/6/2021 Wirt County Committee on Aging 5625 Safety Net Fund Adult Day Care Program
8/6/2021 Wood County Society, Inc. 5625 Safety Net Fund Rising up to meet post-pandemic needs and to build capacity and resiliency within our mission.
4/1/2021 Rural Action Inc 6000 Safety Net Fund to support the Resilience Fund in partnership with other regional funders.
3/31/2021 Smithville Community Association 1000 Safety Net Fund Operating support for Smithville Community Building, awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundation.
3/31/2021 Strait Creek Food Pantry 1000 Safety Net Fund to purchase food for the food pantry
3/31/2021 Strait Creek Food Pantry 1000 Hunger Fund to purchase food for the food pantry
3/24/2021 Community Resources, Inc. 1250 Safety Net Fund to stock food pantries serving seniors at Market Manor and Unity Apartments.
3/24/2021 Community Resources, Inc. 1250 Hunger Fund to stock food pantries serving seniors at Market Manor and Unity Apartments.
3/16/2021 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance Safety Net Fund Cancel: To build a storage building to help meet increased demand for food pantry. Project is being led by Wirt County High School STARS team.
3/16/2021 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance 250 Safety Net Fund To build a storage building to help meet increased demand for food pantry. Project is being led by Wirt County High School STARS team.
3/16/2021 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance 250 Hunger Fund to build storage building for food pantry to meet increase demand. Project is being led by Wirt County High School STARS team.
3/15/2021 Mason County Action Group, Inc. 1500 Hunger Fund to provide emergency food boxes for seniors.
3/12/2021 O'Neill Senior Center Inc 1000 Hunger Fund To support Senior Restaurant Meal Program, awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundation.
3/12/2021 O'Neill Senior Center Inc 1000 Safety Net Fund To support Senior Restaurant Meal Program, awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundation.
3/11/2021 Old Man Rivers 2500 Hunger Fund to buy food to meet increased demand for home meal delivery and food pantry services. *
3/11/2021 Old Man Rivers 2500 Safety Net Fund to buy food to meet increased demand for home meal delivery and food pantry services. *
2/25/2021 Memorial Health Foundation 10000 Safety Net Fund To purchase tents for vaccination clinics. Awarded in partnership with SHF.
2/8/2021 No Hunger Food Pantry 1000 Hunger Fund for food purchases (through support from the SDR and Ritchie Family Charitable Fund).
1/26/2021 Doddridge County Health Department 3500 Safety Net Fund To purchase personal protective equipment.
1/25/2021 Coplin Health Systems (Elizabeth) 1300 Safety Net Fund Purchase of pulse oximeters and thermometers for care packets distributed to those who test positive for the coronavirus. Awarded in partnership with SHF.
1/14/2021 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3500 Hunger Fund Operating support, including support for senior nutrition program. Awarded in partnership with SHF.
1/14/2021 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3500 Safety Net Fund Operating support, including support for senior nutrition program. Awarded in partnership with SHF.
1/14/2021 Calhoun County Family Resource Network Inc 5000 Safety Net Fund Purchase of diapers, baby formula, and cleaning supplies to help individuals and families impacted by COVID 19. Awarded in partnership with SHF.
1/12/2021 Ritchie County Commission 3000 Safety Net Fund To provide tutoring assistance to children being raised by grandparents in Ritchie and Doddridge counties to support educational needs and to effectively manage virtual learning platforms.
12/31/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 1500 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
12/17/2020 Wood County Senior Citizens Association 1500 Safety Net Fund For shelving and supplies for Household Goods Pantry to meet the needs of seniors for hygiene and cleaning products. Awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundation.
12/4/2020 Downtown PKB, Inc. 5000 Safety Net Fund in operating support to address revenue loss from cancellation of events and fundraisers and to ensure continuation of programming.
11/24/2020 West Virginia Non-Profit Association 1000 Safety Net Fund To support memberships for nonprofit organizations from the Foundation's service area who are facing financial hardship due to COVID 19
11/24/2020 YMCA of Parkersburg 2500 Safety Net Fund For technology needs related to child care services for school aged children due to school closures/virtual learning related to COVID 19.
11/23/2020 Doddridge County Family Resource Network 250 Safety Net Fund for the purchase of cleaning products to distribute to Doddridge County residents in need.
11/23/2020 The Gathering 1000 Hunger Fund to secure food for home food box deliveries to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
11/23/2020 Wood County Society, Inc. 2500 Safety Net Fund in operating support to address loss of revenue and support the reopening of services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. *
11/5/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 150 Hunger Fund for direct food assistance, in partnership with Piggly Wiggly, to club member families impacted by COVID-19.
11/4/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 10000 Safety Net Fund to support the collaborative Individual Emergency Aid Program to provide rent and mortgage assistance to individuals impacted by COVID-19
10/29/2020 Roane County Committee On Aging Inc 2000 Safety Net Fund For operating suport for Amma and Reedy satellite sites. Awarded in partnership with the Sisters Health Foundation.
10/26/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 1300 Hunger Fund for support for the Doddridge County food pantry.
10/26/2020 EVE Inc. (Ending Violence Effectively) 4000 Safety Net Fund in operating support to address revenue loss from canceled fundraisers and ensure continuation of programming for victims of domestic violence.*
10/26/2020 EVE Inc. (Ending Violence Effectively) 4000 Mary M. Welch Advised Fund in operating support to address revenue loss from canceled fundraisers and ensure continuation of programming for victims of domestic violence.*
10/23/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 5000 Safety Net Fund To support programs and services for children and youth during school closures. Awarded in partnership with the Sisters Health Foundation.
10/19/2020 Living Heritage Museum 340 Safety Net Fund to address revenue loss and assist with facility heating costs.
10/5/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 500 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
10/5/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 600 Safety Net Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
10/5/2020 Washington United Methodist Church 500 Hunger Fund to purchase a freezer for new pantry to increase food access during the pandemic.
9/30/2020 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance 1500 Hunger Fund to help stock the Hope Shop Food Pantry.
9/30/2020 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance 1500 Safety Net Fund to help stock the Hope Shop Food Pantry.
9/24/2020 Westbrook Health Services Inc 5000 Safety Net Fund for deep cleaning and sanitation of facilities. *
9/22/2020 Little Kanawha Resource Conservation & Development Project 4000 Safety Net Fund to support the Project Sharing program. *
9/11/2020 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 2910.5 Hunger Fund to help purchase a vehicle to meet increased demand for home meal delivery. *
9/11/2020 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 2910.5 Safety Net Fund to help purchase a vehicle to meet increased demand for home meal delivery. *
9/11/2020 Calhoun County Family Resource Network Inc 1385 Safety Net Fund to purchase shelving for food pantry. *
9/11/2020 Calhoun County Family Resource Network Inc 1385 Hunger Fund to purchase shelving for food pantry. *
9/4/2020 North Parkersburg Baptist Church 1000 Safety Net Fund to support Friendship Kitchen. *
9/4/2020 North Parkersburg Baptist Church 1000 Hunger Fund to support Friendship Kitchen. *
8/31/2020 Choices CCR&R 2000 Safety Net Fund to purchase personal protection equipment for childcare providers in Wood, Gilmer, Pleasants, Ritchie, and Wirt counties
8/14/2020 Gilmer Public Library 900 Safety Net Fund to purchase solar charging stations to place outside of library to assist those accessing internet for remote learning.
8/14/2020 Safety Net-interfund 10000 Hunger Fund EQT per Marian's request
8/14/2020 The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston 1750 Safety Net Fund To purchase electrostatic sprayers to disinfect Parkersburg Catholic Schools.
8/11/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 650 Hunger Fund for direct food assistance, in partnership with Piggly Wiggly, to club member families impacted by COVID-19.
8/11/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 4000 Safety Net Fund to support the collaborative Individual Emergency Aid Program to provide rent and mortgage assistance to individuals impacted by COVID-19 in Gilmer County.
7/28/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 2500 Hunger Fund to enable families to double their SNAP dollars to purchase produce at CRI’s farmers market.
7/28/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 0 Safety Net Fund to enable families to double their SNAP dollars to purchase produce at CRI’s farmers market.
7/28/2020 Gilmer County Historical Society 1000 Safety Net Fund in operating support.
7/23/2020 Roane County Patch 3000 Safety Net Fund To install internet server and access points to enable area students to access the internet from the PATCH building parking lot to assist with online learning needs.
7/21/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 500 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
7/14/2020 Rural Action Inc 500 Safety Net Fund To support social enterprises and local businesses as they re-start and/or adapt to safe operations due to COVID 19 impact.
7/9/2020 Artsbridge Inc 2500 Safety Net Fund Operating support for the ArtCart program to address COVID 19 impact. Awarded through the Civic Leaders Fellowship Program.
7/9/2020 Parkersburg Art Center 5000 Safety Net Fund Operating support to address COVID 19 impact and loss of revenue. Awrded through the Civic Leaders Fellowship Program.
7/9/2020 Smoot Theater Corporation 1500 Safety Net Fund Operating support to address COVID 19 impact and loss of revenue. Awarded patially through the Civic Leaders Fellowship Program.
7/9/2020 West Virginia Symphony Orchestra - Parkersburg 2000 Safety Net Fund Operating support to address COVID 19 impact and loss of revenue. Awarded through the Civic Leaders Fellowship Program.
6/29/2020 Catholic Charities West Virginia 5000 Safety Net Fund Operating support to support organizational needs and increase in services due to COVID 19 impact. Awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundation.
6/25/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 10000 Safety Net Fund to support the collaborative Individual Emergency Aid Program to provide rent and mortgage assistance to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
6/24/2020 Jacksons Mill Volunteer Fire Department 500 Lewis County COVID-19 Relief Fund COVID-19 Relief Grant to purchase Tri Certified Rescue Gear to be worn during wildland fires, technical rescue, and EMS calls.
6/24/2020 Jane Lew Volunteer Fire Department 500 Lewis County COVID-19 Relief Fund COVID-19 Relief Grant to support their operations and address revenue loss due to canceled fundraising events.
6/24/2020 Lewis County Health Department 3000 Lewis County COVID-19 Relief Fund COVID-19 to support COVID-19 to support response efforts, including staffing, purchase of personal protection gear, and public safety messaging.
6/24/2020 Lewis County Schools 2175 Lewis County COVID-19 Relief Fund COVID-19 Relief Grant to provide parent training workshops on instructional devices and software for students.
6/24/2020 United Way of Gilmer, Lewis and Upshur, Inc. 3000 Larry D. and Margaret D. Brown Advised Fund COVID-19 Relief Grant to to purchase food for their local food pantry in Lewis County.
6/22/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 6750 Safety Net Fund for operating support to address revenue loss and to assist with re-opening of summer programs for children and youth.*
6/22/2020 Children's Home Society of West Virginia 7500 Safety Net Fund of operating support to address increased demand for services and loss of fundraising revenue for their programs that address child welfare (foster care, adoption and emergency shelter services). *
6/22/2020 Circles Campaign of the Mid-Ohio Valley, Inc. 550 Hunger Fund to provide food assistance to families in need. *
6/22/2020 Circles Campaign of the Mid-Ohio Valley, Inc. 5000 Safety Net Fund for operating support to address fundraising event revenue loss and to ensure the continuation of programs designed to help families transition out of poverty and $700 to provide food assistance to families in need.
6/22/2020 Council of Senior Citizens of Gilmer County, Inc. 7500 Hunger Fund in operating support to address increased demand for home meal deliveries and loss of revenue from canceled fundraising events.
6/22/2020 Habitat for Humanity of the Mid-Ohio Valley 7500 Safety Net Fund of operating support to continue its work of providing safe housing and address revenue loss due to temporary closure of its ReStore. *
6/22/2020 Roane County Committee On Aging Inc 3420 Safety Net Fund for operating support for the organization’s Amma and Reedy satellite sites.*
6/22/2020 Salvation Army 5000 Safety Net Fund of operating support to address basic needs (food and shelter), provide emergency aid and address revenue loss from the temporary closing of the Family Store. *
6/22/2020 SW Resources, Inc. 7500 Safety Net Fund of operating support to continue vocational rehabilitation and employment services to individuals with disabilities, meet increased demand for cleaning services, and address revenue loss. *
6/22/2020 Voices for Children Foundation 4000 Safety Net Fund of operating support to address increased demand for services for children who have been removed from their homes due to abuse and neglect. *
6/22/2020 Wirt County Committee on Aging 2500 Safety Net Fund in operating support for senior nutrition programs. *
6/22/2020 Wood County Society, Inc. 5000 Safety Net Fund in operating support to address loss of revenue and support the reopening of services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. *
6/12/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 1000 Hunger Fund for direct food assistance, in partnership with Piggly Wiggly, to club member families impacted by COVID-19.
6/12/2020 Circles Campaign of the Mid-Ohio Valley, Inc. 550 Hunger Fund to provide food assistance to families in need. *
6/12/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 500 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
6/12/2020 Westbrook Health Services Inc 10000 Safety Net Fund to purchase of Naloxone to be distributed to regional Quick Response Teams and via Westbrook's Peer Expansion Program to address the increase in overdoses during the COVID 19 pandemic. *
6/5/2020 Colonial House 1000 Safety Net Fund to purchase tablets to enable seniors to access information and communicate with families and to purchase art therapy supplies.
6/5/2020 Rural Action Inc 2500 Safety Net Fund to support social enterprises and local businesses as they re-start and/or adapt to safe operations due to COVID-19 impact.
5/29/2020 Camden-Clark Foundation Inc. 5000 Safety Net Fund to purchase Xenex Ultra-Violet disinfection equipment.
5/21/2020 Calvary United Methodist Church 1000 Hunger Fund to purchase food to stock their food pantry, awarded in partnership with Star Plastics.
5/21/2020 Epworth United Methodist Church 700 Hunger Fund to support its food pantry, awarded in partnership with Star Plastics.
5/21/2020 No Hunger Food Pantry 1700 Hunger Fund for food pantry support awarded in partnership with the Star Plastics.
5/21/2020 Racine United Methodist Church 200 Hunger Fund to aid its food pantry, awarded in partnership with Star Plastics.
5/21/2020 Recovery Point of Huntington, Inc. 4200 Safety Net Fund To support increased costs for hygiene products and cleaning services due to COVID 19 impact. Awarded in partnership with Sisters Health Foundaiton.
5/21/2020 Salvation Army of Washington County 200 Hunger Fund to its food pantry, awarded in partnership with Star Plastics.
5/21/2020 Williamstown Welfare League 200 Hunger Fund to stock its food pantry
5/18/2020 The Gathering 1000 Hunger Fund to secure food for home food box deliveries to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
5/13/2020 Give Local MOV 2000 Safety Net Fund Match for Minnie Hamilton and Westbook
5/13/2020 Give Local MOV 3000 Hunger Fund Match for Old Man Rivers, Salvation Army, WCSC
5/12/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 2000 Hunger Fund to support food pantries in Doddridge and Roane counties.
5/12/2020 Ritchie County Family Resource Network, Inc 600 Safety Net Fund To purchase supplies to make masks for distribution to nonprofit agencies in Ritchie County.
5/12/2020 Wirt County Ministerial Alliance 2000 Hunger Fund to help stock the Hope Shop Food Pantry.
5/6/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 1000 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
5/3/2020 Mid-Ohio Valley Fellowship Home Inc 10000 Safety Net Fund to support increased operating costs and address revenue loss to ensure that residents can remain safe and in recovery.
4/30/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 16300 Safety Net Fund to support the collaborative Individual Emergency Aid Program to provide rent and mortgage assistance to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
4/30/2020 Consumer Credit Counseling Service of the Mid Ohio Valley 1000 Safety Net Fund to support start-up costs for the collaborative Individual Emergency Aid Program to provide rent and mortgage assistance to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
4/30/2020 House to Home 600 Hunger Fund to purchase of food and supplies to provide meals to individuals experiencing homelessness.
4/28/2020 Bi-County Nutrition Program Inc 2500 Hunger Fund to meet increased demand for home meal delivery services for seniors in Doddridge County.
4/28/2020 Habitat for Humanity of the Mid-Ohio Valley 1156 Safety Net Fund to secure handwashing stations to assist with safely reopening home construction sites.
4/21/2020 Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg 1100 Hunger Fund for direct food assistance, in partnership with Piggly Wiggly, to club member families impacted by COVID-19.
4/21/2020 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3750 Safety Net Fund to support increased demand for senior nutrition program and home meal delivery. *
4/21/2020 Calhoun County Committee on Aging, Inc. 3750 Hunger Fund to support increased demand for senior nutrition program and home meal delivery. *
4/21/2020 Circles Campaign of the Mid-Ohio Valley, Inc. 3300 Safety Net Fund to help Circles participants address financial hardships and meet basic needs (e.g. food, housing, utilities). *
4/21/2020 Girl Scouts Of Black Diamond Council 1500 Hunger Fund Purchase Girl Scout Cookies donated in appreciation to frontline workers at Camden Clark Medical Center, Piggly Wiggly, Food Fair, Coplin Clinic.
4/21/2020 Roane County Patch 2500 Safety Net Fund to provide childcare services for the children of essential workers in Roane County.
4/14/2020 Children's Home Society of West Virginia 2310 Safety Net Fund to supply food boxes for youth in their Transitional Living Program who lack access to food due to COVID-19. *
4/14/2020 Children's Home Society of West Virginia 2310 Hunger Fund to supply food boxes for youth in their Transitional Living Program who lack access to food due to COVID-19. *
4/14/2020 Normantown Historical Community Center, LLC 1000 Hunger Fund to help stock food pantry and supplies to make masks for schools and community organizations.
4/14/2020 North Parkersburg Baptist Church 1000 Safety Net Fund to support Friendship Kitchen. *
4/14/2020 North Parkersburg Baptist Church 1000 Hunger Fund to support Friendship Kitchen. *
4/14/2020 Old Man Rivers 2500 Safety Net Fund to buy food to meet increased demand for home meal delivery and food pantry services. *
4/14/2020 Old Man Rivers 2500 Hunger Fund to buy food to meet increased demand for home meal delivery and food pantry services. *
4/14/2020 SW Resources, Inc. 7500 Safety Net Fund to help clients who are facing financial hardships to meet their basic needs (including rent and utility assistance). *
4/9/2020 Calhoun County Board of Education 3000 Safety Net Fund assist with purchases of hygiene and school supplies
4/9/2020 Mountaineer Food Bank Inc 1000 Hunger Fund to support food purchases and operations at the food bank that serves feeding programs in all PACF service counties.
4/9/2020 Parkersburg Urban Ministries (U. Methodist Churches) 2500 Hunger Fund to purchase food and hygiene products to supply this pantry to meet increased demand
4/9/2020 Parkersburg Urban Ministries (U. Methodist Churches) 2500 Safety Net Fund to purchase food and hygiene products to supply this pantry to meet increased demand
4/9/2020 The Gathering 1000 Hunger Fund to secure food for home food box deliveries to individuals impacted by COVID-19.
4/3/2020 Mountaineer Food Bank Inc 5000 Hunger Fund to support food purchases and operations at the food bank that serves feeding programs in all PACF service counties.
4/2/2020 Community Resources, Inc. 5000 Hunger Fund to buy food and provide operating support for their Thrive food pantry to meet significantly increased demand.
4/2/2020 Wood County Senior Citizens Association 2200 Hunger Fund to purchase shelving and supplies for the Household Goods Pantry to meet the needs of seniors for hygiene and cleaning products.
3/23/2020 Wood County Senior Citizens Association 2800 Hunger Fund COVID 19 response

Funding to support these programs is made possible by generous donations from individuals and businesses to the PACF’s Hunger Fund (addresses food insecurity for local people) and Safety Net Fund (supports basic and emergency needs). These two response funds concentrate on relief efforts in the Foundation’s 11-county service area. Donations to support the PACF’s Hunger Fund and Safety Net Fund are tax-deductible.