Community Support & Information During COVID-19 Pandemic
Staying home is still safest. We must prevent runaway spread of COVID-19 in Washington state. Our individual actions make a difference. Fewer, shorter and safer interactions are crucial.
June 11th, 2020: OPSI comes out with new Guidelines to Reopen Schools in the Fall
Click the picture for the OSPI guidelines document
This includes an info sheet about covid-19 precautions being taken at BloodworksNW. In the interest of safety and social distancing, Bloodworks will verify that everyone who is donating is screened before donating.
(COVID-19) has disrupted every aspect of daily life and is testing Mercer Island’s health, safety, and local economy. Many of our local businesses are suffering. Many of our community members have lost their jobs (either temporarily or permanently). Our nonprofits, who rely on community donations to be able to provide services and programs, have also been hit hard.
Mercer Island needs our help today.
Our MIEA members genergously made a donation of $1,000 to MIYFS
Our MIEA members made a $1,000 donation to the WEA Children's Fund
Crisis Fund Application
In response to the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, WEA created the WEA Individual Crisis Fund. The purpose of this fund is to provide one-time, temporary financial relief for active WEA members who have personally experienced a loss of income due to the COVID-19 school closures. https://forms.washingtonea.org/forms/crisisfund