Please note that some of these are Medford-specific. They can still be good ideas for community support in different communities.
The American Red Cross is reporting a severe blood shortage and donors are urgently needed. Right now, eligible and healthy donors are strongly urged to make an appointment to provide lifesaving blood products to patients. Please give now.
American Red Cross | Blood Services | Donate Blood
Upcoming Blood Drives in Jackson County
- Medford Donation Center
- Get Directions
- 1174 Progress Drive, Suite 102
- Medford, OR 97504
- Phone: 1-800-RED CROSS
Support your local food bank and/or Meals on Wheels
When you stock up on items at the grocery store, be mindful of what has a WIC symbol on the label. Consider avoiding those products so that those using WIC are able to purchase them and don’t have to go home empty-handed if those products are out of stock.
- If you need rental support please call St. Vincent De Paul at 541-772-3828, EXT. 1, between the hours of 10AM - 2PM.
- You can also make a donation to this program by calling 541-772-3828. This program helps our community members remain housed through temporary rental assistance.
Make a Donation, Volunteer, or Find Resources
- The United Way, together with Rogue Valley Community Organizations Active in Disaster (COAD), has developed the Rogue Valley Preparedness and Recovery Hub to help connect the community. If you have a need, would like to make a donation, volunteer or find resources, please visit https://roguevalley.recovers.org/.
Student Meals, Learning Resources and School Updates
The Medford School District and its food services provider Sodexo will serve free “grab and go” meals for kids 18 and under at six locations throughout the district (on weekdays) from Monday, March 16 through Tuesday, March 31. That includes the week of spring break. Breakfast will be served from 9:00AM - 10:00AM and lunch will be served from 11:30AM - 12:30PM. Click here for locations and more details.