On Wednesday, through her BeyGOOD Foundation, the 39-year-old philanthropist revealed she would donate $500,000 to families facing evictions and housing challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The housing moratorium is set to end on December 26th, resulting in mortgage foreclosures and rental evictions. Many families are impacted, due to the pandemic that resulted in job loss, sickness and overall economy downturn,” the news release read.
Therefore, On January 7, the online application will open. where 100 applicants will be chosen to receive $5,000 rental or mortgage grants. However in February, Round 2 of the application process will open.
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Beyoncé‘s Foundation has supported other agencies around the country since the beginning of the pandemic. In order to help provide food, water, household supplies and COVID-19 monitoring for people.
Also, Beyoncé unveiled her BeyGOOD Small Business Impact fund a few months ago. 10,000 grants were awarded to small businesses.