Friday Good News

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A group of college students is delivering more than 100 tons of food to food banks in three different states right now.  They’ve been doing it by finding farms who have surplus food, picking it up, and driving it to places in need. (story)

 

Human coronavirus vaccine trials just started at New York University this week.  One woman who volunteered said she was excited to participate because, quote, “to be helpful to humanity at this time, it’s just unprecedented.” (story)

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A woman named Rhonda Shearer just went into $600,000 of debt to buy PPE to donate to hospitals in New York.  Back in 2001, after 9/11, she went into $1 million in debt to donate supplies to workers at Ground Zero. (story)