PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Salvation Army’s Greater Pittsburgh Women’s Auxillary has donated five cases of cotton fabric to sew and cover 1,000 N-95 masks for employees of Excela Health’s Westmoreland Hospital.
This comes after their 33rd annual Fabric Fair was rescheduled due to the coronavirus outbreak.READ MORE: Family's Attorney Says Pine-Richland Officials Used Child As Scapegoat For Football Coaching Staff Losing Jobs
In lieu of the fair, the members are now using the time to sew and design the masks for those working on the frontlines of the pandemic.READ MORE: Combating Social Media Misinformation: Knowing Fact From Fiction
Several hospitals are expecting shortages of masks in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.MORE NEWS: Shady Side Academy Hosting COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic
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