United Means, Agency On Aging Plan KN95 Mask Giveaways
October 5, 2021
United Way of Northwest Michigan (UWNWMI) and the Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Michigan (AAANM) will be distributing free KN95 masks to residents in Antrim, Benzie, Emmet, Kalkaska, and Grand Traverse counties. They are distributed at drive-up events with a limit of ten masks per person or 50 per vehicle.
The events in the Grand Traverse area are:
Grand Traverse County, Friday, October 8, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. (or until the masks are gone)
Turtle Creek Stadium, 333 Stadium Drive, Traverse City
Benzie County, Tuesday, October 12, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. (or until the masks are gone)
Benzie Bus, 14150 US Highway 31, Beulah
“With the vaccination effort underway and the reopening on the horizon, we must not lose focus. Now more than ever, wearing a mask, washing hands and maintaining social distance can help us battle COVID-19, “said Seth Johnson, President of UWNWMI.
“We are grateful to the state of Michigan for helping us secure KN95 masks for distribution to seniors in the area and others who might benefit,” said Heidi Gustine, executive director of AAANM.
Click here for more information on mask distribution.