Tag: Face masks

Catholic school uniform company now making, donating face masks

Catholic school uniform company now making, donating face masks

| Carol Zimmermann | April 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

When Tom Shipley, chairman of Dennis Uniform in Portland, Oregon, wondered how to respond to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, the bolts of plaid fabric and sewing machines at the Portland uniform factory that has been in his family for three generations provided an obvious answer.

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Catholics take part in the ‘war effort’ by making and donating masks, face shields

Catholics take part in the ‘war effort’ by making and donating masks, face shields

| April 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

“The need is tremendous,” said Westlake about his face shields. “I get an email an hour from somebody who says, ‘Can you make some for us?’ or, ‘How soon can you get us a lot?’ People are asking for 100 or 200 at a time.”

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School nurses, crafters donate masks to medical professionals in need

School nurses, crafters donate masks to medical professionals in need

| Zoey Maraist | April 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Something extremely valuable was left behind in the nurses’ offices of shuttered Virginia schools: personal protective equipment such as masks, gloves, gowns and hand sanitizer.

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Chinese diocese donates masks to Vatican, Italy, to help fight COVID-19

Chinese diocese donates masks to Vatican, Italy, to help fight COVID-19

| March 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

A Catholic diocese in China’s Shaanxi province has donated thousands of face masks to communities in the Vatican and Italy to help them fight the coronavirus.

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