On Monday (3/9/2020), it was announced that there are 3 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Cuyahoga County. As a precaution, beginning Tuesday 3/10/20, we require all volunteers wear gloves. If you feel under the weather or are easily susceptible to illness, we politely ask that you cancel your volunteer shift.
Your health is important to us, as well as food safety. We require that everyone takes preventative measures such as:
We highly encourage that volunteers take time to review and share the following links below:
Find the Ohio Department of Health's COVID-19 resource center here: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/
WHO Hand-washing Guide: https://www.who.int/gpsc/clean_hands_protection/en/
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. It is important that we all contribute to the preventative measures taken to decrease the spread of the virus.
Julie Chase-Morefield is the President and CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio.