Unlike anything before it, the COVID-19 pandemic is underscoring this country’s gaping inequality between rich and poor.
For the rich, the pandemic is a major inconvenience. For the poor struggling to maintain even the basic necessities of food, shelter, health and child care, Covid-19 could be a death sentence.
Palm Beachers — bless your generous souls — continue to ask what they can do help, and the answer remains the same.
Write that check.
Both the Town of Palm Beach United Way and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties have established well-vetted, efficiently administered funds for COVID-18 emergency relief.