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Resources for Federal Employees During the Shutdown

Resources for Federal Employees During the Shutdown

At Ellevate Network, we believe in the power of community and we're committed to using it to help make a more equal world.

We understand that when significant events happen in the world such as the recent government shutdown, that many members of our community and their families are profoundly affected. We want to provide as many resources as possible for you to succeed, so we've put together a list of resources for federal workers during the government shutdown that we hope will be helpful during this time.

What to Do If You're Missing Paychecks While the Government is Shut Down, Lifehacker

Freebies and Financial Help for furloughed federal government workers, ABC 15 Arizona

Furlough freebies, shutdown specials and assistance to federal workers, USA Today

Donate to Federal Government Employees' GoFundMe accounts or set up your own, GoFundMe

Pay and Leave Furlough Guidance (including Funding Lapse Information), OPM.GOV

FAQ for NYC Government Workers, NYC Department of Labor

United Way Launches Coalition to Help Those Impacted By Government Shutdown, United Way

To contact your Congressional Representative about the shutdown, look here.

Please let us know if you have any more resources to add to this list by contacting us at


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