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Get Up to $500 in Financial Assistance from the United Way of the Desert

United Way of the Desert’s COVID Recovery Fund was established to address existing gaps and unmet financial need for Coachella Valley households financially impacted by COVID-19. Households in the Coachella Valley who meet the eligibility requirements, and provide required documentation, may receive up to $500 in financial assistance per year…

Homebound residents in Riverside County will now be able to get vaccinated

County signs agreement with Corona-based firm to provide countywide service Thousands of homebound residents of Riverside County will now be able to get vaccinated after the county signed an agreement with a Corona-based firm to provide the service. The $300,000 contract with United Lab Services was signed last week and…

Pfizer Vaccine Approved for Children Ages 12+

Children ages 12 and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine starting Thursday, May 13, 2021 as the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued recommendations to allow its usage.  This follows a Monday meeting where the United States Food and Drug Administration authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine…

Cathedral City Rescinds Its Local Mask and Social Distancing Order to Align with State Orders

Cathedral City Rescinds Its Local Mask and Social Distancing Order to Align with State Orders   The City Council gave direction at Wednesday’s council meeting to have the City’s Emergency Services Director immediately rescind the Cathedral City’s Emergency Order 3D regarding facial coverings and social distancing.  It was expected to…

COVID-19 Vaccination Event at Cathedral City High School this Saturday

A collaboration of multiple healthcare groups has teamed up to bring a Free COVID-19 Vaccination Event to Cathedral City High School this Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 9 am to 2 pm.  Located at 69250 Dinah Shore Drive, the event will offer FREE Pfizer (16 years+) and Johnson & Johnson…

Restaurant Revitalization Fund – Apply Now!

The Small Business Administration has begun accepting applications on Monday, May 3, 2021 for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. Click here to access an application: application portal. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted.

Getting Vaccinated in Riverside County Just Got Easier

Riverside County has made some recent changes that makes it easier to get the COVID-19 vaccine.  First, all eligible persons are able to go to a Riverside County vaccine location and not have to prove Riverside County residency.  Second, you no longer need an appointment to get vaccinated, you can…

Restaurants, Bars, Bakeries, Food Trucks, and Caterers Can Apply for New Federal Relief Funds

The American Rescue Plan Act established the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) to provide funding to help restaurants and other eligible businesses keep their doors open. This program will provide restaurants with funding equal to their pandemic-related revenue loss up to $10 million per business and no more than $5 million…

COVID-19 Rental Relief “Application Assistance Pop-Up” Event in Cathedral City

En Español: https://www.unitedlift.org/esp   The economic fallout brought on by COVID-19 continues to negatively impact communities through Riverside County. In response, United Lift––a joint effort by Lift to Rise, Inland SoCal United Way, and the County of Riverside––announced that new rental assistance resources will soon become available to keep Riverside County…

Councilmember Rita Lamb and Teacher Matiana Rosales Read “I Know the River Loves Me” for Coronavirus Storytime

As elementary school children continue to learn partially from home during the pandemic, Councilmember Rita Lamb and Cathedral City Elementary Teacher Matiana Rosales read “I Know the River Loves Me / Yo sé que el río ama.” It is a story about respecting our rivers and not polluting these flowing…