Listen: DC Mutual Aid Network Provides Resources During Coronavirus Outbreak

By WPGC 95.5

Organizations all over the DMV are coming together to support the community in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

WPGC's Poet got all the details on DC Mutual Aid Network -- a collection of organizations and individuals who pool resources to help friends in need -- and what its doing to provide resources throughout the city when she chatted with Samantha Davis.

Davis, who aids with the network, explained how it has been assisting marginalized groups by providing groceries and various hygine items.

The network is currently accepting donations for soap, toileries, hand sanitizer, disinfecting and cleaning supplies as well as gloves, facial tissue, paper bags and non-perishable food items.

If you would like to donate, you can visit any of the in-person mutual aid stations -- located at Anacosita High School, Ballou High School and  Woodson High School.

Supplies will also be given out at those locations from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays respectively.

Listen to the full interview above.

To get more information visit their hotline at: 202-630-0336 

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