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Tag Archives: Coronavirus response

Nestlé donates $1M to American Red Cross COVID-19 relief efforts

The American Red Cross accepted a $1 million donation from Nestlé to support Red Cross COVID-19 relief efforts throughout Maryland and nationwide. Red Cross officials, including Don Herring, chief development officer for the American Red Cross, and Linda Voss, regional ...

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Community Foundation of Howard County pledges additional $100K to COVID-19 relief effort

The Community Foundation of Howard County, which raises, manages and distributes funds to support Howard County nonprofits, will contribute an additional $100,000 of rapid relief funds in a second wave of funding to help mitigate the damage of COVID-19 across Howard ...

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HoCoRespond donates $205K in COVID-19 emergency grants

The Community Foundation of Howard County, Horizon Foundation, United Way of Central Maryland and Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County have announced $205,000 in grants to 13 Howard County nonprofits addressing COVID-19 needs. The collaborative effort, called HoCoRespond, has also launched its second fundraising challenge, ...

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Siemens donates $150K to Chase Brexton for COVID-19 response

The Siemens Foundation Tuesday announced it is providing $150,000 to Chase Brexton Health Care to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. The community health center is one of 12 receiving financial support from the nonprofit organization established by Siemens USA. Aligning ...

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Md. medical supply firm donates PPE to state’s COVID-19 fight

Potomac Valley Home Medical, a medical supply company in Cumberland, delivered personal protection equipment (PPE) to the Maryland Department of General Services for its response in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic. The company donated 15,000 surgical masks, 4,000 KN-95 masks and 5,000 ...

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Baltimore County expands internet access during COVID-19 pandemic

As Baltimore County continues to identify ways to assist residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Monday announced new exterior Wi-Fi resources at Baltimore County Public Library branches to support students and other residents without high-speed internet ...

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H&S Bakery, Baltimore-area charities to offer free bread, meals weekly

As mounting numbers of Baltimore area residents face unemployment, financial hardships and loss of access to resources, H&S Bakery is partnering with a growing list of local charities and organizations to support and bolster relief efforts in the wake of ...

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Barton Brands of Md. adds production of hand sanitizer for COVID-19 crisis

The Sazerac Company, the largest producer of distilled spirits in North America, has started producing hand sanitizer for some of the world’s largest organizations in the health care, government, military, retail, distribution, airline, pharmacy and banking industries. Although production began ...

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