Coronavirus: Information & Resources

Please see the collection of resources below from trusted outlets regarding the virus, prevention and treatment protocols, business continuity planning guidance, and resources for your nonprofit. We hope you find this information useful as we work together to continue to serve all who live, work, play, and learn in MetroWest. We will be sure to share additional trusted resources as they become available.

Resources Available for Nonprofits

Philanthropic Relief:

CARES Act Resources:


There are several online fundraising tools for nonprofits, including:

  • Auctria – online fundraising / auction platform
  • CauseVid – nonprofit video email platform, now with a free version for nonprofits
  • Give Lively – free fundraising platform
  • Funraise – online fundraising platform / donor database
  • GiveSmart – online auction / event software

Technology Resources

Marketing / Communications

Board Members


Other Compiled Lists of Resources (these websites are regularly updated):

Information on the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019

Recently, a new coronavirus-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)-was detected in Wuhan, China. This novel coronavirus causes a respiratory (lung) infection.

Public Health Preparedness Resources

The CDC offers resources to assist health departments with their strategic planning to strengthen their public health preparedness capabilities. 

Interim Guidance for Businesses/Employers to Plan/Respond

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will update this interim guidance as needed and as additional information becomes available.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Americans should be prepared for the possibility of a COVID-19 outbreak in their community. Protect yourself & your community from getting & spreading respiratory illnesses like this. Everyone has a role to play in getting ready & staying healthy.


World Health Organization Update on COVID-19

On this website you can find information and guidance from WHO regarding the current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. Please visit this page for daily updates.