Assistance Programs

The Gadsden County Church/Religious Organization Assistance Program will assist many churches and religious organizations in Gadsden have been financially impacted by COVID 19—either in loss of revenue or additional costs.  See More…
The Resident Assistance – Food Card Program will assist Gadsden County citizens who have been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, or its direct or indirect effects; and, who are not otherwise eligible to receive food assistance through State-run programs (due to their income exceeding the allowable dollar threshold), but still experiencing food scarcity in their residence. Food cards provided will be based on number of residents living in the applying household. These cards will be purchased from Food Stores in Gadsden County.   See More…
The Non-Profit Organization (NPO) Assistance Program will assist non-profit organizations located in Gadsden County, FL.  The NPO must demonstrate that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic adversely affected the NPO’s delivery of the goods, services, and/or programs it provides to the Gadsden County, FL community. Funding will be available for those NPOs that aided in the testing, vaccination and other ancillary activities associated with COVID-19; who are not registered/ operate as a non-profit “healthcare” provider. See NPHO application, if your organization is a non-profit healthcare organization.  Funding may be provided to support NPOs that experienced COVID-19 related impacts such as: increased supply chain costs due to COVID-19, increased demand for the goods/ services provided by the NPO to the community due to COVID-19, the need to adapt the NPO through the implementation of the PPE/ social distancing or technological measures to ensure the NPO safely continues to deliver the good/ services it offers.   See More…
The Non-Profit Healthcare Organization (NPHO) Assistance Program will assist non-profit organizations located in Gadsden County, FL.  This program will assist NPHOs located in Gadsden County that have been impacted by COVID-19.  The Gadsden Community Health Council (GCHC) will serve as a “clearing house” for this program to identify county healthcare non-profits who would be considered for and receive the assistance funds. The GCHC is a partner with the Gadsden County Health Department (GCHD) and assists with various functions and logistics for the GCHD. The GCHC works with and donates to many organizations within Gadsden County.  NPHOs that may apply would have to provide the following services within the healthcare community: medical, food, educational, or childcare services.   See More…
The Small Business Assistance Program will provide assistance to Gadsden County local, small businesses with less restraint than the CARES Program guidelines. This program will assist Gadsden County small businesses that have experienced a loss of revenue or increased expenditures due to COVID-19; and, the pandemic’s economic impact on the community. In this new program, Small Business Assistance Program, a qualifying business can be a home-based business or a brick-and-mortar type business. With the focus on small businesses, the applicant must have less than 100 employees, and not be a publicly traded company or a component of a publicly traded company.   See More…

Have questions about an Assistance Program or application?  Visit the FAQ page to find more information.

Gadsden County American

Rescue Plan Program

9 E. Jefferson Street Suite B

Quincy, FL 32351

(850) 273-7989

If you suspect fraud for this program please call 1-888-645-7475