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Local volunteers host PPE donation drive

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Posted at 8:06 AM, Apr 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-25 11:06:48-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Saturday volunteers from the County of Kern Union Workers are hosting a special donation drive in Bakersfield to collect personal protective equipment.

The drive is happening Saturday from 10 a-m to 1 p-m at the SEIU office on 17th Street.

To ensure proper social distancing guidelines, the collection drive will be strictly drop off.

Volunteers are collecting face masks, hand sanitizer, disinfecting wipes and disposable gloves.

All the PPE's collected will be donated to city, county, the non-profit and healthcare workers.