Connecting People with Programs
Aunt Bertha's FindHelp.org is connecting people with the programs they need with ease and dignity.
Photo courtesy of Aunt Bertha
Each month, Curio412 highlights good news of service and innovation in our communities!
Today we are glad to feature Aunt Bertha, a B-Corp providing people with access and awareness to the services they most need.
Aunt Bertha supports nonprofits and other types of service organizations that serve many critical needs in every community. Their free platform helps people find the services they need and allows service providers to more easily facilitate connections and accomplish their missions.
With a growing need to people to find social services in 2020, Aunt Bertha responded by creating findhelp.org. On the site, you use your ZIP Code to find food assistance, help paying bills, and other free or reduced-cost programs, including new programs for the COVID-19 pandemic. In response to the pandemic, findhelp.org expanded its listings to include needs such as mutual aid and senior hours at grocery stores.
Using this website, seekers of services can find help quickly, easily, and anonymously. A national platform, findhelp.org lists over 1,200 programs in every county in the United States, providing awareness to local available services. The site has also been translated into over 100 languages to increase access. Providers of services can facilitate connections and utilize The platform free toolkit for nonprofits help to send and receive referrals, track and manage care, and improve intake and scheduling.
Through findhelp.org, Aunt Bertha has seen the incredible spirit of giving happening in local communities and played a role in connecting people in need to those who can help.
Curio412 is a consultancy for nonprofits and businesses who want to make a BIG impact, reap the benefits of a tight-knit team, and attract recognition to their organizations by developing systems that reflect your values and goals. We believe what you do makes a difference. Which is why we started our e-zine - to tell your story so you can be known for the good that you do.
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