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6,000 Masks & PPE to
This June GatewayJFK went door
to door across the district to distribute
over 6,000 masks, face shields, and
safety information to offi ces, warehouses,
and restaurants in the vicinity
of Rockaway Blvd. in Southeast
Along with the masks GatewayJFK
distributed posters for business to display
that inform and encourage employees
to prevent the spread of the virus,
practice good hygiene, and follow
standard safety practices. Posters are
available in English, Spanish, Mandarin,
Korean, Urdu and Hindi and are
available for download.
Masks were provided by the NYC
Department of Small Business Services,
and face shields were donated
by the Queens Chamber of Commerce.
GatewayJFK is part of a citywide effort
to provide 4 Million free face coverings
and other articles of Personal
Protective Equipment to small businesses
and their employees to assist in
reopening the local economy.
If your business would like GatewayJFK
to provide you with PPE or
posters please reach out to Executive
Director Scott Grimm-Lyon at scott@
gatewayjfk.org or call the GatewayJFK
offi ce at 516-730-3400 to set up an appointment.
GatewayJFK is a public-private partnership
working to keep Springeld Gardens clean, well
maintained, and grati free. If you see a quality
of life issue report it on our website and we will
clean it up.
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