Rhinebeck Responds is a citizen-run effort to recruit volunteers, identify needs, and facilitate community service. We are coordinating our work with Town and Village government, local civic agencies, local churches, and with our neighbors in surrounding communities.

Rhinebeck Responds is a citizen-run effort to recruit volunteers, identify neeeds, and faciliate community service. We are coordinating our work with with Town and Village government, local civic agencies, local churches, and with our neighbors in surrounding communities.

Over the last three weeks, Rhinebeck Responds experienced a remarkable outpouring of community generosity.

Friends and neighbors, long time residents and families who just arrived all stepped up and joined “a deliberate act of kindness.”  

Those hundreds of “acts of kindness” far exceeded our greatest expectations.

Small Business Grants Fund 

 
Rhinebeck Responds is very pleased to have launched its Small Grants Program (up to $5000 each) open to businesses in Rhinebeck. The Grants Committee meets every two weeks to decide on applications for these small grants. Read more
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Want To 
Volunteer?

We have various roles for volunteering to serve our neighbors & community.

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Donate?

Help us to meet the immediate needs of our neighbors.

Local Links

We have collected and organized online information from  Rhinebeck Village, Town and Dutchess County. 

We have three local food banks: two in Rhinebeck, one in Red Hook that can provide food assistance, no questions asked.

Business owners will need help getting through the Covid-19 crisis.  We will collect post information and, when possible, assist with grant and loan applications.

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