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Preparing help pack boxes amid COVID-19 scare

John G. Mabanglo, EPA-EFE

Posted at Mar 26 2020 10:31 AM

Preparing help pack boxes amid COVID-19 scare

Members of the California National Guard Support Group help pack boxes of fruit and vegetables at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Silicon Valley in San Jose, California, USA on Wednesday. California Governor Gavin Newsom deployed the California National Guard to help distribute food at food banks across the state. Newsom order a state-wide shelter-in-place legal order to limit the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, directing residents to stay at home, except for essential work, essential needs, such as grocery shopping, food or food services, banks, laundry, and other essential business will remain open.