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A mask for every child at Mill Creek Community Food Bank

Local group's goal is for 6,500 masks

Series: Coronavirus | Story 147

Last updated 8/7/2020 at 11:45am

Courtesy April Guentz

April Guentz poses with a multitude of masks she and other volunteers are making to give to kids whose families visit the Mill Creek Community Food Bank

Now that face masks have become a requirement in many peoples' wardrobes to cut down the spread of the coronavirus, sewing aficionados and other volunteers have stepped up to make masks for nurses, essential workers, and other people in need. Indeed, the Beacon has reported on several groups who have made hundreds of handmade masks since the pandemic began.

There is a new effort with another ambitious goal: A Mask For Every Child.

April Guentz is leading the effort to make 6,500 masks to give to kids whose families come to the Mill Creek Community Food Bank. The group's vision is to make...

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