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Project Mask

This project is a way for churches to provide much needed coronavirus protection face masks to key workers in care homes, clinics and other community organisations.

SOURCE: Helderberg Dutch Reform Church, Cape Town, South Africa

INGREDIENTS
  • Key workers in need of protective face masks
  • A lead volunteer
  • Face mask template
  • Volunteers who can sew
  • Material, elastic & filter (known in South Africa as ‘spunbond’)
METHOD
  1. Be asked by, or find, key workers who need protective face masks
  2. Recruit a team of volunteers who can sew
  3. Download the Project Mask template
    Source the material, elastic and gauze for the face mask
  4. Arrange a regular pick up and drop off point for the materials and finished product
  5. Deliver completed protective face masks to key workers

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