Our public school system is under unprecedented pressure with increased cost and reduced funding, especially with fall reopening under quarantine. At this point you should contact your legislator, as well as post on social media platforms to urge:
Provide sufficient relief funding for the public school system in the next stimulus bill without any preconditions, especially on COVID-related funding like PPE equipment and meal distribution during fall reopening.
The Congress passing the new relief bill and continue to fund COVID-19 relief measures.
You can visit our advocacy toolkit for guides on contacting your representatives and Social Media guides. The legislators that represent Virginia and Richmond are: