Muslim Federation of South Jersey PPE collection
Muslim Federation of South Jersey
Kimberly Adams
May 11, 2020 - 5:03 pm
The Muslim Federation of South Jersey has been delivering face shields, masks and gloves to first responders throughout Camden and Burlington counties. Read more here.
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Doctor changes out of scrubs after working with COVID-19 patients
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Kim Glovas
April 14, 2020 - 6:21 pm
As we approach nearly a month of stay-at-home orders and work-from-home schedules, health care workers are adapting to their own new normal while battling COVID-19. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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KYW Staff
April 11, 2020 - 1:32 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy announced Saturday an additional 3,599 positive coronavirus cases, bringing the state total to 58,151. With 251 additional deaths, the state total is now at 2,183.
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N95 masks
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KYW Staff
March 31, 2020 - 2:55 pm
First responders and health care workers across the country are struggling with a shortage of masks, goggles and other personal protective equipment (PPE). As a result, they have to make some difficult decisions to try to conserve what they have. Read more here.
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N95 masks
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John McDevitt
March 26, 2020 - 6:15 pm
As COVID-19 continues to spread, area hospital workers and first responders are in desperate need of protective gear, like face masks and gloves. Here’s how you can donate to hospitals across the greater Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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Reading Orthodontics Group collection drive
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Mark Abrams
March 26, 2020 - 10:48 am
After hearing health care workers’ plea for personal protective equipment, an orthodontist based in Berks and Montgomery counties is spearheading a collection drive for face masks, gloves and gowns. Read more here.
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Nurses clean their hands with disinfectant after a patient was screened for COVID-19.
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Shara Dae Howard
March 23, 2020 - 6:30 pm
Health care providers say they are fighting the war on COVID-19 with not enough equipment or protection, so they’ve turned to the public for help. Read more here.
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Antionette Lee
September 27, 2018 - 9:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Winter is on its way, and Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown's annual Knit In provides hundreds of winter essentials to the youth in Philadelphia's homeless shelters. City Hall was filled with laughter and cheer Thursday as more than 100 people dedicated their day...
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