• September 19, 2020

Tags : Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act

El Paso area organizations receive Humanities Texas Relief Grants

Thursday afternoon, officials with Humanities Texas announced that seven cultural and educational nonprofit organizations in the El Paso area had received Relief Grants. Recipients include the Binational Independent Film Festival, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso Museum of History, Juntos Art Association, The University of Texas at El Paso, San Elizario Genealogy and Historical Society and the […]Read More

CARES Act Funds on the way for EPCC; Students can

El Paso Community College (EPCC) announced Thursday that the college can now provide financial relief to students whose education has been impacted by COVID-19. “More than 85 percent of our students receive some type of financial aid so even during regular times, a significant number of students were already experiencing insecurity in meeting basic needs […]Read More

UTEP to provide $12M+ in Emergency Assistance Grants to help

On Friday, University of Texas at El Paso announced that the college is now able to provide additional financial support to students who have been impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. The University has received $12.4 million through the Federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act to provide emergency financial assistance grants to […]Read More

Local Lawmakers react to passage of Bipartisan CARES Act

Friday morning, lawmakers passed the $2.2 trillion rescue package for virus-ravaged U.S. economy and health system, rushing it to President Donald Trump for his signature. Via a voice vote, the House approved the measure – with majorities of both parties supporting the largest economic relief bill in the nation’s history. Once signed by the President, the […]Read More