The United Way of Weld County is collecting supplies for COVID-19.

Supplies will be used at the UWWC Housing Navigation Center's cold weather shelter, given to health care workers, and donated to programs working with vulnerable populations and family support through UWWC's Promise for Children.

Their top priorities include meals, snacks and homemade masks (mask pattern here).

Items needed include:

Cold Weather Shelter 

  • Meals
  • Healthy snacks
  • Men and women's underwear (primarily sizes small, medium, large)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sanitizing wipes
  • Cleaning and sanitizing supplies
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels

Health Care Workers/Those Working with Vulnerable Populations

Families Through UWWC Promises for Children

  • Diapers (larger sizes 4, 5, 6)
  • Baby formula
  • Baby wipes

Volunteers are also needed; if you're interested in helping out, contact Nicole Quin at nicole@united-weld.org or go to the United Way website.

You can drop off your donations at the UWWC offices located at 814 9th St., Downtown Greeley, Monday - Friday between 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Please call the UWWC front office staff ahead of time at (970) 353-4300 before you drop off items.

 

Needs for Weld County shelters include:

Catholic Charities Serving Weld County

  • Contact Steve McLaughlin at (970) 616-8606, smclauglin@ccdenver.org or the main office line at (970) 353-6433 for inquiries on whether an item is needed
  • Healthy volunteers and volunteers with food service experience
  • Those who love to cook or whom have worked in some form of food service; those who could prepare, if needed, 80 sack dinners/sandwiches for guests at the cold weather shelter
  • Surgical masks
  • Hand sanitizer

Monetary donations can be made electronically at ccdenver.org (indicate Weld County if desired) or by mailing a check to the Guadalupe Community Center at 1442 North 11th, Greeley, CO 80631.

A Woman’s Place

  • Call the information line at (970) 351-0476 Info@awpdv.org for more information
  • Laundry soap
  • Baby wipes
  • Disinfectant spray or wipes
  • Toilet paper
  • Kleenex

Greeley Family House

  • Call the main line at (970) 352-3215 for more information
  • Septic system toilet paper
  • HE laundry detergent – powder, fragrance free
  • 70 percent rubbing alcohol
  • Hand sanitizer

Hope at Miracle House

  • Contact Deb DeMille at (720) 676-9697 or email programdirector0236@gmail.com for more information
  • Toilet paper
  • Wipes
  • Diapers for newborns
  • Enfamil for babies

Agencies working with young children and families

  • Gloves
  • Cleaning solution
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Kleenex

Donations to Weld Recovers Fund are currently being accepted.

To donate to the Weld Recovers Fund: COVID-19 Relief, which provides financial resources to charitable organizations in the Weld County area that are involved in supporting populations that have been affected by the outbreak, click here or here. Or, if you prefer to send a check, send mail to this address: United Way of Weld County Attn: Weld Recovers Fund PO Box 1944 Greeley, Colorado 80632. You can also mail donations to Weld Community Foundation Attn: Weld Recovers Fund 2425 35th Avenue, Suite 201 Greeley, Colorado 80634