A strong community values the importance of protecting the health of their family, friends, and neighbors. This page will highlight and share the stories of how people across the country are putting in an effort to prevent One Less Case of COVID-19 spread across the country.
Wearing a face mask in public helps prevent the spread of COVID-19 but only if worn properly, covering both your nose and mouth. Read our mask-wearing tips to get the maximum protection for yourself and others:
Our community values the importance of wearing a mask. Every week we will share real stories on why people across the country wear their masks:
@vinoforbreakfast: It’s important to wear a mask because it’s an easy way to do my part to stop the spread. This has never been about me, it’s about the people who are more at-risk. Wearing a mask is a minor inconvenience that has been proven to actually work and I wish people took that more seriously.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. —Deep budget cuts to education and rising poverty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic could force at least 9.7 million children out of school forever by the end of this year, with millions more falling behind in learning, Save the Children warns in a new report launched today.