Action – If you can sew, if you have material, if you can drive to connect these resources, please help!
Update 3/25/2020: You volunteers have made the New York Times! Check out the bottom of this article! Also check out this video of the project from KEYT, along with news of a local high school project to make 3d-printed face shields. Ventura County is full of awesome people!
Update 3/26/2020: Instructional video added!
Update 3/29/2020: 1,127 masks completed out of 3000 needed! Go here for updates on other donations and other volunteer opportunities.
Update 4/02/2020: 2,194 masks completed out of 3000 needed! Whoops, that’s now 3500 need, adding in the drive-thru personnel. Go here for updates on other donations and other volunteer opportunities. New opportunity to sign up for the GOWN BRIGADE!
Message from Amy B Towner, MBA, Chief Executive Officer
Health Care Foundation for Ventura County, Inc.
“Thank you for your willingness to sew and donate your time, talent and fabric for this endeavor. These masks will be used countywide. Point of entry will be Ventura County Medical Center for dissemination which is part of your Ventura County Health Care Agency. Our Trauma Nurse, Gina Ferrer will be receiving and disseminating and her information and drop off location is below.”