Health donation

$100,000 donation helps NLH buy a second digital x-ray machine

Left to right, Nathan Littauer Hospital Board Chairman David D’Amore, Director of Diagnostic Imaging Dwayne Eberle, Vice Chairman Geoffrey Peck, CEO Sean Fadale, Director of location of Stewart’s Shop Meco Brittany Durose and Stewart District staff Lindsay Brown in an imaging room receiving Stewart’s Shop’s $100,000 check for a new …

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On Valentine’s Day, show you care by donating blood [United Way column] | Together

February is known for a variety of celebrations. It is the shortest month of the year, but includes Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, and President’s Day. We also celebrate Black History Month in February. And of course, it’s the snowiest month in Pennsylvania…if you like that type of weather. There is …

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Byte Proud to Recognize Community Efforts of TODEC Legal Center, Begins 2022 with $5,000 Donation

COACHELLA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Byte, a rapidly growing transparent alignment company, announced that it has donated $5,000 to the Inland Empire’s TODEC Legal Center to support its youth leadership program, Monarcas Luchadoras. Monarcas Luchadoras empowers young people to use their voice for change and support their local community. These young leaders led …

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My Short Life and the Connecticut General Assembly

My medical records state that I am a cancer survivor – twice as much no less. I finished my treatment for breast cancer and malignant melanoma feeling confident and grateful. But in March 2021, I was diagnosed with advanced stage fallopian tube cancer. It’s very rare. It is also the …

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New COVID sick leave would exempt 1 in 4 California workers

In summary California lawmakers plan to bring back extra COVID paid sick leave, but it won’t cover small business workers. A bill en route to Governor Gavin Newsom would require large California employers to offer workers up to 80 hours of paid COVID-related sick leave But there’s a catch: The …

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St. Mary’s Medical Center receives an anonymous gift from the heart

Hockey hero saves children from drowning Neshaminy’s second student, Cory Hemberger, right, used his hockey stick to rescue two teenagers who had fallen through the ice at Lake Afton. Contributed, The Intelligent St. Mary’s Medical Center has received an anonymous donation – a donation from the heart – that will …

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California law would offer a tax credit of $500 for blood donation | California

(The Center Square) – As the United States faces a severe blood shortage, a California lawmaker has introduced legislation that would provide tax credits to residents who donate blood four or more times in a year. calendar year. Assemblyman Freddie Rodriguez, chairman of the Assembly Committee on Emergency Management, introduced …

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Donation allows Massey to name epidemiology and public health role

Warwick Smith / Stuff David Hayman, a professor at Massey University, has a new role as the Percival Carmine Chair in Epidemiology and Public Health. A new position created by the Massey University Foundation will draw on the university’s expertise in epidemiology and public health. The Percival Carmine Chair in …

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Cullman Co. Schools receives donation for mental health services

CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) – A Cullman County family has donated $10,000 to Cullman County schools to support student and family mental health services. The Stephen K. Griffith Memorial Fund was established in 2018 by his family to expand mental health services in Cullman County. Griffith was a well-known Cullman …

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Making matching more efficient for people in need of an organ transplant

Date published: January 31, 2022 Type of support: Press release Public: General public Regional Minister of Health and Minister responsible for the Organs and Tissues Authority (OTA), Dr David Gillespie, today announced $14.9 million for OrganMatch, a world-class software system helping to save the lives of more Australians awaiting organ …

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Fox River Friends Receive Donation from Signal Hill DAR

Friends of the Fox River received financial support from the Signal Hill, Barrington-based National Society Daughters of the American Revolution chapter in the amount of $500. The Elgin-based 501(c)3 organization that focuses its efforts on maintaining the health and viability of the Fox River. The donation will be directed towards …

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NDP suggests people linked to private healthcare company donated $42,000 to Ontario PCs before securing sole-source contract

Elections Ontario is being asked to investigate a private health care company, whose directors made a series of donations to the Progressive Conservative Party weeks before the company received a sole-source contract to run health clinics. vaccination in the province. The Ontario NDP wrote a letter to Chief Electoral Officer …

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Medical director talks about blood shortage affecting hospitals

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – For weeks we have been hearing about a nationwide blood shortage that is particularly affecting patients in hospitals. Dr. David Huddleston, medical director of Cape Fear Valley Health Laboratories, says their donations have dropped by around 50%. The Cape Fear Valley health system supplies its own …

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Marathon County Volunteer Opportunities: Week of January 24.

Find more donation and volunteer opportunities! Visit the United Way Volunteer Connection volunteer website at www.unitedwaymc.galaxydigital.com. Response to COVID-19. Please follow all recommendations from the federal government, the Center for Disease Control, and the Marathon County Health Department. Spring cleaning. Marathon County Historical Society is looking for volunteers to help …

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🌱 Breeze Airways Update + $100,000 Donation to UAH Nursing

Hey, Huntsville! Here’s everything you need to know to get off to a good start this Saturday, including: Lots of sun, but cold. Top: 41 Bottom: 21. Congratulations to our main local sponsors: Martinson & Beason, PC provided trusted legal advice in Huntsville since 1937. Provide peace of mind to …

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End restrictions on blood donations for gay men to address national shortage

When national tragedy strikes, gay and bisexual men are denied the right to help our community due to outdated restrictions on blood donations that prevent us from participating in this vital community service. Last week, the Red Cross sounded the alarm, alerting the nation to the worst blood shortage in …

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Blood donation is simple, but its story is not

ATLANTA – You’ll find few places more sterile than a Red Cross center for donating blood. Tubes, ampoules, even blood: everything works the same way. If one place were to be free from prejudice and inequity, this would be it. And yet, he is there. It’s a familiar subject for …

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National blood shortage felt in the region; international organizations plead for donors | Health

A nonprofit that provides blood to hospitals in the Dakotas is offering an incentive to get people to donate during what officials say is a national blood shortage that is further stressing the nation’s health care system amid the coronavirus pandemic. Vitalant serves about 900 hospitals nationwide, including about 85 …

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Organ transplants surge in part due to COVID-19, wife says husband was a proud donor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Kansas man died of COVID-19 but donated his kidneys, saving two lives. Kansas Senator Marshall plans to introduce ‘Fauci Law’ after clash at hearing Since the start of the pandemic, the Midwest Transplant Network said this was one of the reasons it was seeing an …

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🌱 San Leandro Hospital Approach Capacity + Fruit Donation

Happy Thursday, San Leandro! Here’s everything you need to know around San Leandro today. First, today’s weather forecast: Partly to mostly sunny. High: 59 Low: 43. San Leandro Public Library: “We’re starting San Leandro’s 150th anniversary with a walk through history. On Saturday, January 29, join us for a walk …

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Omicron Peak may be flattening in the upstate, but the North Country is two weeks behind

Governor Kathy Hochul at a COVID-19 briefing on January 7, 2022. Photo: Don Pollard / Office of Governor Kathy Hochul January 11, 2022 – Governor Kathy Hochul said there was a “silver lining” that the spike in omicron cases was leveling off in the New York City area, but Upstate …

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Mon Health Hospitals Achieve National Recognition for Promoting Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Mon Health Hospitals Achieved National Recognition For Their Efforts To Increase Organ, Eye And Tissue Donor Registrations Across The State Through The Workplace Partnership for Life (WPFL) . The WPFL is a national initiative that unites the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Health Resources …

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Unique efforts underway to increase blood donation

PEMBROKE PARK, Florida – Community blood drives have disappeared in the face of this pandemic, but not the need for blood donations. A new effort by OneBlood to encourage giving allows recipients to anonymously send a thank you note to their donor through a new program called Message My Donor. …

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Apple and RED Product Partnership to Donate Half of Proceeds to Fight COVID-19 Outbreak in Africa

Apple and RED Product’s partnership is now donating half of its revenue for the year 2022 to help fight the current COVID-19 epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa. (Photo: by FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP via Getty Images)Lead singer of Irish rock band U2 Bono holds the iPhone “Red” during a panel session …

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Health brief 01.04.22 | Life

SGHS holds pinning ceremony Local residents Reg and Diana Murphy recently presented a $ 50,000 grant to the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation to establish the MaeLil Scholars program for registered nurses seeking certifications specializing in nursing environments. difficult and high intensity practice in a hospital setting. On December 21, …

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Rose parade blooms again on New Years Day despite COVID-19-Xinhua

People attend the 133rd Rose Parade along Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, the United States, Jan. 1, 2022. (Str / Xinhua) by Julia Pierrepont III PASADENA, United States, Jan.1 (Xinhua) – Pasadena was awash in color this Saturday as the beloved Rose Parade, the most famous annual New Years celebration event …

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Happy Holidays from Streking the Lawn

from all the staff at Streaking the Lawn! We created it! On the last day of 2021, I have the honor of writing my favorite article of the year. One where we take all of the profits we’ve earned during the year from advertising dollars and affiliate income, and donate …

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Indiana hunters gave enough venison for 2 million meals

By SARAH BOWMAN – The Star of Indianapolis INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – When Debra Treesh’s children moved in, she and her husband didn’t need that much venison, but they didn’t know what to do with the leftovers. It was then that she contacted a local food bank. “And they went crazy,” …

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Donation equips school bus fleet with tourniquets | The star

WATERLOO – Lutheran Health Network has donated $ 500 of tourniquets to DeKalb Central School District, ensuring that the entire district bus fleet will have a tourniquet on board. District Safety Director Austin Harrison explained that during this school year all bus drivers in the district received Stop the Bleed …

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“Exceptional Sidekick” wins donation to support students and dogs

Posted: Dec 26, 2018 2021 08:00 Abby Hill, owner of Exceptional Sidekick Service & Therapy Dogs, recently announced that the nonprofit has received a substantial donation from OLLY that will expand its efforts. Along with the donation, The Exceptional Sidekick Service & Therapy Dogs partnered with OLLY, a San Francisco-based …

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Church’s Major Christmas Gift Serves Homeless Population of Bismarck |

This holiday season marks the 13th year that a church in Bismarck has encouraged members of its congregation to donate half of their Christmas gift budget to support homeless services in the Bismarck-Mandan area. Legacy United Methodist’s goal of donating $ 40,000 comes at a time when organizations working with …

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Caedmon College Whitby students donate generously to Foodbank4Whitby

The school has been holding a Christmas drive for several years and four years ago started a collegiate initiative to support Foodbank4Whitby. Jane Gordon, Health and Social Services Teacher and Director of Learning at Key Stage Four, said: “We decided to start a Whole College initiative that involved taking care …

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American Legion Family showing the spirit of the season to others

The holiday season can be filled with joy and happiness, but for those who are struggling financially or otherwise, that same season can be difficult. But across the country, members of the American Legion family have stepped up or will step up to help others less fortunate. Whether it’s providing …

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Hawaiian Electric Donates $ 10,000 to Maui Nursing Scholarship Fund

Hawaiian Electric’s Mahina Martin (left) and Kūhea Asiu (far right) recently presented a $ 10,000 grant to Maui Nurses Scholarship Fund board members Anne Scharnhorst, Ron Gess and Nancy Johnson. Maui nurses will receive essential education opportunities thanks to a recent $ 10,000 grant provided by Hawaiian Electric to the …

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AMEXCAN to close Migrant Week celebration with toy donation on Saturday | Local news

A local advocacy group aimed at amplifying the voices of migrants and promoting equity in health and education will donate toys to more than 200 local families on Saturday to cap International Migrants Week. Greenville Mayor PJ Connelly, in conjunction with the Association of Mexicans of North Carolina (AMEXCAN), declared …

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LifePoint Health Pledges $ 1 Million to Support Tornado Recovery and Rebuilding Efforts in Mayfield, Ky | News

BRENTWOOD, Tennessee – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 15, 2021– LifePoint Health, a leading healthcare company dedicated to making communities healthier ®, announced today that it will contribute $ 1 million to support reconstruction efforts in Mayfield, Ky, following the devastation caused by the recent tornado that swept through the region. …

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Live Covid Updates: Omicron News, Vaccines & Mandate

Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. A statewide mask mandate goes into effect Monday, forcing all businesses and public spaces that do not check the status of vaccines to require a mask.Credit…Karsten Moran for The New York Times Starting Monday, when New Yorkers hit a store for a quick purchase, they will …

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Breathtaking new life for the Kikuyu family as Mozzart’s donation saves premature twins

Elizabeth Wanjiku, a six-month-pregnant mother, entered Waithaka health center on Monday, November 8, worried about her unborn twins. Moments later, her daughters Annabell and Christabel Lisanza gave birth safely, but that’s about the only good news Wanjiku and her husband Milton Lisanza have lived through for two eventful months. Born …

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University Health Center Hosts Jingle Bell Run to Benefit Toys for Tots | Campus News

On Wednesday morning, the University of Georgia University Health Center teamed up with UGA Ancillary Services and UGA Golf Course to host the seventh annual Jingle Bell Race. This 5k race, held at the UGA Golf Course, collects donations for Toys for Tots and serves as a wellness check for …

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Ogun leaders congratulate Czech Republic Otunba Adewunmi on donation in intensive care

Rebecca Ejifoma Ogun State Governor Prince Dapo Abiodun led a coterie of indigenous people in congratulating the Czech Republic and Otunba Femi Adewunmi, the Atunluse of Owu-Ijebu for donating a care unit Intensives (ICU) fully equipped to the state. The commendation came during the activities marking the official handover and …

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Verano Announces $ 150,000 Donation to the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Foundation | New

Donation is Largest in Verano History and Largest Contribution by a Cannabis Company to Benefit the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Foundation CHICAGO, December 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Verano Holdings Corp. (CSE: VRNO) (OTCQX: VRNOF) (“Verano” or the “Company”), a leading multi-state cannabis company, today announced the donation of $ …

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Local Wellness Clinic Hosts Donation Campaign for East Texas Crisis Center | Local news

Living Well Holistic Counseling and Wellness, a Tyler clinic dedicated to a holistic approach to mental health, is running a fundraising campaign to help the East Texas Crisis Center. Kami Jackson, co-owner of Living Well Holistic Counseling and Wellness, said requested items included stuffed animals, blankets, lotions, newspapers, lip balm, …

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Donate to the Meal Donation Campaign until December 10

Submitted by ASG Until December 10, students who have purchased a meal plan but still have “bites” of meals in their weekly or semi-annual quota can donate a slice of meal to a student in need anytime they want. they visit a campus dining hall. The Associate Student Government and …

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Want your charitable donation to actually help someone? 4 questions to ask before giving

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. You are reading Entrepreneur United States, an international Entrepreneur Media franchise. The wealth of the United States has increased by $ 19 trillion since the start of the pandemic. At the same time, the pandemic has pushed 150 million more people into …

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Australian Red Cross Lifeblood in desperate need of blood donations as COVID lockdowns end

More than 140,000 new donors are desperately needed to help increase blood and plasma supplies across Australia – as appointment absences continue to rise at a time of record demand. The Canberra anesthesiologist and father of three, Dr. David Wright, knows all too well the importance of these vital gifts. …

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Centraide’s support is important for the young people of our community | News, Sports, Jobs

The quality of a community is often measured by the commitment of the citizens of that community to support their young people. According to the recent 2020 census, one in five children and adolescents in Fort Dodge live in homes that are at or below the poverty line. In total, …

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Philanthropy – Dirty Little Secrets – YubaNet

On this day of gratitude, we feel the need to confess our little secret. We made you believe that you need to get involved in philanthropy to help your fellow citizens, live in a better community and support the local economy. But it’s time we told you the truth. Philanthropy …

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A donation to Centraide can do a lot for the community | New

United Way of East Tennessee Highlands officials say giving a gift to its annual fundraising campaign is a good way to kick off the holiday season. Leslie Salling, president and CEO of the local United Way, said donating to her organization is also a way to direct those charitable dollars …

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Grateful? Remember to thank these organizations with your donation

When the sun goes down and the holiday lights sparkle, the peninsula is a place of celebration. But the holiday can mask a very real need that some families in the region face for basic services. With a local poverty rate of 12.6% according to Data USA, affected residents have …

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Montana State University College of Nursing Named for Couple Who Donated $ 101 Million | Montana State University

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HOSA Annual Challenge Pits Students in Friendly Competition | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo courtesy of Copper Country ISD Career Technical Education Copper Country ISD Career; Chloe Morley (left) and Elisa Polkinghorn (right), two high school students from Houghton High School, share information in their high school about the Gift of Life challenge which runs through November 19. HANCOCK – As of 2019, …

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Faculty Club awards scholarships to health science students – Jagwire

Augusta University Teachers Club awarded five $ 2,000 scholarships to students from each of the university’s health sciences colleges. Exceptional candidates are chosen based on three criteria: financial need, academic promise, and service to others. This year, the Faculty Club scholarship committee implemented a double-blind scoring process to limit bias …

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Blood donation planned in Lima

LIMA – There will be a blood donation opportunity from 1 pm to 6:30 pm on Tuesday, November 16 at the American Red Cross Allen County Chapter Hall, 610 S. Collett St., Lima. —- Patients rely on blood donors as shortage continues Donors who answered the call for help from …

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Can you donate plasma if you have hepatitis C?

Hepatitis C is a virus that causes inflammation of the liver. It is spread between people through contact with blood containing the infection. Doctors can treat the virus with direct-acting antiviral drugs to the point where a person is in prolonged remission. However, people who have had the virus at …

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How a pig kidney can help save lives

For the first time, doctors were able to use a kidney obtained by a pig and attach it to a human. Throughout the transplant and observation period, the researchers detected no signs of rejection. This marks an important step towards the use of animal organs to help human patients. Doctors …

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Donate blood safely despite the national shortage

Share on PinterestBlood banks say they have protocols in place to ensure donors can donate blood safely. JuFagundes / Getty Images Blood banks report critical blood supply shortages and even offer gift cards and other incentives to encourage donors. Officials say the COVID-19 pandemic is a major factor, as there …

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Maui organization launches Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 15, 2021, 11:23 a.m. HST Mālama Yo Mama, a community organization in Maui created an event to benefit uninsured and underinsured Maui women with screenings and biopsies throughout the year. Leslie, owner of Mālama Yo Mama, brought together over 62 small businesses to participate in a silent auction with …

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Park City Hospital receives $ 7.5 million injection

Park City Intermountain Hospital. (Tanzi Propst / Park Record) Park City Hospital recently received an injection of $ 7.5 million for its preventive health programs, a donation that officials say will allow the hospital to expand some specialized services to traditionally underserved populations. The hospital’s Live Well Center, which will …

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Health Calendar – Oct 5 | Health

HIV testing – 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Fridays, by appointment only, welcome without appointment. Frederick County Health Department, 350 Montevue Lane, Frederick. Fast, confidential. 301-600-3342 to make an appointment. COVID-19 Community Walk-In Clinics – Open to the public. Tests outside. Face coverings and social distancing mandatory. No …

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