During the COVID-19 pandemic, GENYOUth has raised $11.62 million in cash and in-kind to support over 9,158 schools. 10,199 schools remain who have asked for funding.

To help schools close the gap in funding to ensure continuity of school meals, GENYOUth launched the For Schools' Sake fund raising campaign and COVID-19 Emergency School Meal Delivery Fund. This report reflects data from the grant applications received.

Applications by locale:
COVID-19 Emergency School Meal Delivery Fund
$40,943,399 in funds requested by
14,257 schools in the United States since the application launched on March 30th, 2020.
To serve meals outside the cafeteria, schools are requesting funding for:

Heat Map of Applications Received

76% are from high need areas, based on each school's level of free/reduced meal eligibility.