Explore Resources:Navigating the CARES Act A resource from Independent Sector on the CARES Act and how to apply for relief funds. Read the entire article here: https://independentsector.org/resource/caresact/ With nonprofit organizations scrambling to determine how the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act will apply to them, Independent Sector has teamed with Washington Council Ernst & Young, a DC-based lobbying firm with deep expertise in the nonprofit sector, and Sheppard Mullin, a national full-service law firm with a dedicated Nonprofit Team. This resource will help nonprofit organizations understand how the CARES Act will apply to them and how to proceed with filing for assistance. This resource is categorized between assistance for individuals, small nonprofits (less than 500 employees) and large nonprofits (over 500 employees), and includes our latest information on eligibility criteria, timelines, and application information. Things are evolving and changing every day, so please check back regularly as we update this page.