Westmont Donates N95 Masks to Cottage

Your browser is blocking the Transact payments script

Transact.io respects your privacy, does not display advertisements, and does not sell your data.

To enable payment or login you will need to allow scripts from transact.io.

Westmont College will donate 1,000 N95 masks to Santa Barbara Cottage Health’s front-line heroes combating the spread of COVID-19 in our community. Westmont has historically kept a supply of protective masks on campus for its students, faculty and staff to protect them from smoke during wildfires. With the risk of fire low right now and few students on campus for the spring semester due to the coronavirus, Westmont’s Executive Team decided to help supply masks for medical personnel.

“We want to do everything we can to help Cottage’s dedicated healthcare
workers and their support staff get the protection they need,” says Gayle D.
Beebe, Westmont president.

Westmont will reserve a supply of N95 masks for students who remain on campus and essential faculty and staff. Earlier this week, Cottage asked community members and organizations to donate medical supplies, such as N95 masks, medical goggles, face shields and isolation gowns, as supplies are difficult to obtain at present.

Login

Please note this login is to submit events or press releases. Use this page here to login for your Independent subscription

Not a member? Sign up here.