CHICAGO (CBS) — A nonprofit is helping the homeless during the pandemic.
Workers with the Westside Health Authority are handing out food and “blessing bags” at one of Chicago’s tent cities.READ MORE: Horrific Video Shows Gunman Opening Fire On 71-Year-Old Woom Sing Tse In Chinatown
They said every bit helps.READ MORE: A Perspective To The Latest Spike In COVID Cases In Illinois
“We are handing out a few different items. We’re handing out towels, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, masks, hand sanitizer, bras and underwear for the ladies,” said D’Elegant Lane of the Westside Health Authority. “Also socks, pads and diapers.”
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