Alliance Bank of Arizona donates $900K for local coronavirus relief efforts

Posted at 9:34 AM, May 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-14 12:34:21-04

Alliance Bank of Arizona is donating $900,000 to nonprofit organizations in the state to cover costs of services during the coronavirus pandemic.

The funding will pay for personal protective equipment (PPE) for first responders, food assistance, technology to help students working online, small business assistance and help for pediatric patients and other vulnerable populations.

“There is great need across Arizona resulting from Covid-19, and we are glad to be able to give our strong nonprofit partners here added firepower to do more of the great work they’re already doing to help people get through this crisis now, and over the longer term, help our communities become more resilient,” said Don Garner, Division CEO, Alliance Bank of Arizona in a statement.

The money will be used in a variety of different relief funds.

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