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This issue of China Insight includes articles on the many impacts of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic locally, nationally, and in China.
Our COVID-19 coverage includes:
• Impact on the Chinese and Chinese American community
• Slow the spread!
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Greater Twin Cities United Way announced today its holistic approach to meet the most critical needs of the community, including its Greater Twin Cities COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund.
Based on the most urgent needs identified by Greater Twin Cities United Way’s 95 nonprofit community partners, United Way is prioritizing its fundraising around food; shelter, child care, sanitary and hygiene supplies, and financial assistance, and will direct funds to its existing nonprofit grantees.
People can donate at www.gtcuw.org or by texting GTCUWCOVID19 to 51555. One hundred percent of all donations will go directly to the community to help those who are most vulnerable, including people experiencing poverty.
“During this very difficult time, we are thankful to have a deep connection with nearly 100 nonprofit partners we support, enabling us to respond to community needs in the most relevant ways,” said JohnWilgers, president and CEO of Greater Twin Cities United Way. Add a comment
COVID-19 crisis donations needed in Hennepin County
Hennepin County has created drop-off locations for items needed to protect people responding to the COVID-19 crisis.
Staff working in quarantine operations, as first responders, in public health, and in clinics and hospitals are running low on supplies that keep them safe and help them continue their work protecting our community.
Priority items needed include:
Protective face wear – N95 or N100 respirators, PAPRs and surgical masks
Tyvek foot covers
Eye protection (wrap arounds or chemical splash)
Drop off sites, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Hennepin County Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation 3000 North Second Street Minneapolis, MN 55441
Adult Correctional Facility 1145 Shenandoah Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55447
Southdale Library 7001 York Ave. South Edina, MN 55435
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