Donations have poured in for masks and other protective gear for Santa Clara County doctors and nurses fighting the coronavirus in one of the country’s most highly-infected areas – but it’s still not enough. The dire shortage continues.
So one group got creative and started making those much-needed masks.
“(Mask shortages) are a problem I keep hearing about, but why aren’t we helping people solve that problem?” said Harbir Kaur Bhatia, who organized an effort to make masks. “Working together lets these things spread – that’s the power of multiplication to create positive outcomes.”