The Westchester Community Foundation has announced today that it has raised $2 million for its Westchester Covid-19 Response Fund and distributed $861,500 to 38 human services nonprofits. For a complete list of the grants awarded, go to wcf-ny.org.

The initial priority was to ensure that nonprofits could continue to do their work remotely by accessing requisite technology, that they could comply with public health measures through the purchase of protective equipment and cleaning of facilities, and that childcare was available for the children of first responders, essential workers, and low-income families.

“This pandemic has laid bare the disparities in Westchester County, one of the wealthiest counties in the na