Nonprofits that serve the LGBTQ community are going virtual with their programs, including those to engage people in the 2020 census and the November elections. (MXRuben/Morguefile)

COVID-19 Hits LGBTQ Nonprofits Hard; CARES Act Provides Grants, Loans

By: Suzanne Potter, Public News Service – CA LOS ANGELES — The COVID-19 crisis is really hurting nonprofit organizations —

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Self-isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic can put domestic abuse victims at risk, and with less access to vital services. (Adobe Stock)

Protections for MD Domestic-Abuse Victims in COVID-19 Crisis

By: Diane Bernard, Public News Service – MD ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Although Maryland courts are closed to help stop the

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COVID-19 response stimulus checks will come automatically, either by mail or direct-deposit to a bank account. No one will need to apply for them. (Noderog/iStockphoto)

Better Business Bureau Warns of Coronavirus Stimulus Check Scams

By: Suzanne Potter, Public News Service – CT HARTFORD, Conn. — The Better Business Bureau warns that scammers are already

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