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City Continues COVID-19 Free Webinar Series with ‘Fundraising for Non-Profits’

Post Date:June 18, 2020 3:15 PM

Fundraising for Nonprofits WebinarThe City of West Hollywood is responding to community needs and is providing regular updates during the coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency. The City is taking extensive steps to support the community during this unprecedented time. The City will continue its COVID-19 free webinar series with an informational presentation for community members. 

On Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 2 p.m. the City will present Fundraising for Non-Profits. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique challenges to non-profit organizations. In alignment with State and County orders, many organizations have cancelled or pivoted their annual and signature fundraising events to virtual platforms.  

In this 60-minute webinar, Grenzebach Glier and Associates (GG+A), one of the nation’s leading philanthropic consulting firms, will present practical advice and historical perspective on the current fundraising situation. Register online at: https://app.livestorm.co/city-of-west-hollywood/west-hollywood-covid-19-fundraising-for-non-profits

Prior City of West Hollywood webinars topic include: Temporary Outdoor Expansion Permit, Guidance for Multi-Family Housing; Accessing Mediation Services for Commercial Tenants and Landlords;Combatting Loneliness, Isolation, Depression, and Anxieties during COVID-19; Employer and Employee Resources; Rethinking Your Business Model; Information on the City’s Residential Eviction Moratorium; Information on the City’s Commercial Eviction Moratorium; Protecting Your Business from Cyber Threats; and, Information on the City’s Job Assistance Programs. These webinars are archived on the City’s coronavirus information page located at www.weho.org/coronavirus for future viewing. 

Since 1961, Grenzebach Glier and Associates has served more than 3,000 institutions and organizations, providing counsel to more than 30 globally ranked universities, and more than 100 of America’s most distinguished academic medical centers and hospitals, as well as arts, human services, and other nonprofit organizations around the world.

The City of West Hollywood’s COVID-19 Free Webinar Series is for informational purposes only and webinars not intended to constitute legal or medical advice; rather, all information, content, and materials available in these webinars is for general informational purposes only. 

While Los Angeles County is allowing for a phased reopening of some businesses and activities, coronavirus transmission and COVID-19 disease remain a serious risk. The City urges everyone to maintain your space, and cover your face. West Hollywood residents are encouraged to remain home as much as is practical and limit close contact with others outside of a household; always use social (physical) distancing of at least six feet; and follow City requirements for the use of face coverings in public.

Public Health officials recommend cloth face coverings so that medical-grade and N95 masks may be prioritized in the supply chain for healthcare workers and first responders. Face coverings are not required for young children under two-years-old; children between two- and eight-years-old should only wear face coverings with adult supervision; and people with certain medical conditions are exempt from this requirement.

Additionally, people 65 years old or older and all people of any age with underlying health conditions should remain at home whenever possible. People in these categories should only leave their residences to seek medical care, exercise, or obtain food or other necessities. 

West Hollywood City Hall is currently closed to the public and has suspended all in-person transactions. Most public City buildings, playgrounds, and facilities are closed. City Hall will remain accessible for business and essential services with transactions to be conducted by phone (323) 848-6400 and via the City’s website at www.weho.org.

The City of West Hollywood coronavirus updates are available at www.weho.org/coronavirus and the City encourages community members to follow @wehocity on Twitter and Facebook and Instagram and turn on notifications for up-to-date information regarding details in the City of West Hollywood.

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For updates and information about the current numbers of COVID-19 cases in the United States and in Los Angeles County, the spread of the virus, severity, treatments, precautions, and other important public health information in multiple languages, please visit websites for:

For reporters and members of the media seeking additional information about COVID-19 in Los Angeles County, please contact the LA County Department of Public Health Chief Communications Officer, Carl A. Kemp, at (213) 240-8144 or media@ph.lacounty.gov

For reporters and members of the media seeking additional information about the City of West Hollywood, please contact the City of West Hollywood’s Public Information Officer, Sheri A. Lunn, at (323) 848-6391 or slunn@weho.org.

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