3rd Wednesday co-host Sara from Portland Assembly joins Paul to talk about the PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network and other efforts to provide direct assistance with shopping and other forms of collective self-help.
At least two Facebook groups have sprung up recently to provide information and assistance for people during the Covid-19 pandemic:
PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network
Covid-19 Community Support
Othersmay have formed or be forming around the state and in SW Washington. Please let us know if you are involved in or aware of any: email@example.com.
Here's a google doc page with more PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network info and many other links to community aid efforts and resources:
Excellent article by local journalist and podcaster Cory Elia (who has also appeared on Wed. Talk Radio):