SMART TD members need our help. They are not being given personal protective equipment to prevent transmission of COVID 19 even thought they are classified as essential workers. In the last few weeks hundreds of transit workers have been infected with the virus including 35 deaths. There is an immediate and critical need to help protect them.
Your lodge can work on this for locals in your area however there are many locals that do not have an Auxiliary lodges in their area so we are working out where we will need to send them. In the meantime you can get started on making masks. Some masks require sewing while others do know. Below are some resources to help you determine the type you'd like to make.
No sewing option
Sewing and no sewing option
Facebook link with instructional video clip by the CDC
CDC Instructional Video
Metal Nose Pieces provided by SMART Sheet Metal members