LANSING, MI – This morning Michigan received 112,800 N95 face masks in the shipment from the strategic national stockpile with 8000 more on the way.
This is great news for our health care workers. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said that they keep working hard along with FEMA and the White House to get more of the personal protective equipment we need to keep Michiganders safe.
President Donald Trump has declared that a major disaster exists in Michigan.
On Friday, the president ordered federal assistance to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the coronavirus pandemic beginning on January 20 and continuing.
A new volunteer website was launched today that Michiganders can use to find out how they can help in their local communities, give blood, donate money/needed medical supplies, or assist public health officials in tracking infections. Visit michigan.gov/fightcovid19 to learn more.