The United Way is still accepting COVID-19 Emergency Grant Applications, email them to Carman Toler!
Tax Prep- The United Way update
Due to the covid 19 restrictions, we are only processing returns for those that have already filed. We will be contacting filers in May. For updates regarding tax service, text ACCESS to 85511 to be added to the text reminder list.
If you haven’t prepared your 2019 taxes yet, the deadline has been extended to July 15th and you file your taxes free here.
Free Takeaway Lunches with Kokomo School Corporation:
Every Wednesday for ALL Howard County Students
Bon Air Middle School- 9AM-Noon
Maplecrest Middle School- 9AM-Noon
Central Middle School-9AM-Noon
Food Finders Whistle Stop: Howard County April 14 @ New Hope Church- 1PM
Food Finders Whistle Stop: Tipton County- Beulah Land Church Of God- 11AM
Government Stimulus Checks:
These are coming, if you haven’t filed taxes for 2018 or 2019 we suggest that you do that immediately! Click here to file free.
The checks will be based on your previous year’s taxes and if you signed up for direct deposit, they will be deposited into your account. If you normally do a check by mail, the check will be mailed to you.
Social Security beneficiaries who are not typically required to file tax returns will not need to file an abbreviated tax return to receive an Economic Impact Payment. Instead, payments will be automatically deposited into their bank accounts.
Real Men Read:
Don’t forget you can sign your children up for a monthly free book with the Imagination Library locally thanks to Duke Energy and United Way. Click here to sign up!
On the Imagination Library Facebook page every Thursday night, Dolly Parton is reading a live bedtime story! You can connect through the United Way Serving Howard & Tipton Counties Facebook page!
Covid-19 Snap benefits update, click here for more information.
If you’re feeling more anxious than normal, CALM a meditation app has released a series of FREE guided meditations for you to use to help clear your mind!