COVID relief fund available for Jefferson County

If you have been affected by the recent COVID-19 restrictions and regulation, there is a relief fund available for Jefferson County residents that can assist with rent, food security, water, utilities, electric, etc. Pathfinders RC&D is partnering with The Greater Foundation of Jefferson County to provide a COVID-19 Assistance Relief Fund.

Jefferson County residents are eligible for a maximum $150 every 30 days in assistance towards your monthly needs on a first come, first serve basis until all funds have been exhausted. In order to qualify for these funds, you must:

1. Own a small business or live in Jefferson County;

2. Write a short explanation of how you have been affected by COVID-19 and your needs;

3. Provide an example of how your income was affected; 4. Email the above information; or 5. Fill out the form at

For more information or questions, email Ashley at

Pathfinders Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) is a non-profit organization that has been active in Southeast Iowa since 1978. More information is available at