COVID-19: Burgess Donations Support Those Impacted

4.8.2020 | Burgess has made donations to local organizations that provide help to those in need during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

During this uncertain time for all of us, Burgess has made donations to local organizations that provide help to those in need during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. Donations will be made in Virginia to Carpenter’s Shelter and Alive, and in Connecticut to Healing Meals and the CT Food Bank.

Here is information on the charities we are supporting, including links for more information and to donate:

ALIVE: alive-inc.org
Alive’s mission is to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty and to dramatically improve the lives of those in need in the city of Alexandria. Through faith and love, Alive seeks to help people faced with emergency situations or long-term needs become capable of assuming self-reliant roles in the community.

CARPENTER’S SHELTER: carpentersshelter.org
Carpenter’s Shelter supports the homeless in achieving sustainable independence through shelter, guidance, education and advocacy. It serves more than 650 homeless and formerly homeless children and adults each year.

HEALING MEALS: healingmealsproject.org
Healing Meals provides nourishing, healing meals to clients at their most vulnerable time, in particular those who are immunocompromised. The company prepares and delivers delicious, organic meals for families dealing with a serious health crisis for 12 weeks.

CONNECTICUT FOOD BANK: ctfoodbank.org
Connecticut Food Bank is committed to alleviating hunger in Connecticut by providing food resources, raising awareness of the challenges of hunger, and advocating for people who need help meeting basic needs. Connecticut Food Bank partners with the food industry, food growers, donors, and volunteers to distribute nutritious food to people in need.

Thank you to all the healthcare workers, first responders, and community leaders who continue to heroically serve our communities during the Coronavirus pandemic.