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Continuing to Help During The COVID-19 Pandemic

The Maryland branch of Orphan Grain Train continues to sew masks, and also has added scrub caps and head bands for nurses, to its list of offerings to help where needed during COVID-19. Over 3,000 masks have been sent to hospitals, essential businesses, and organizations like The Food Project in Baltimore and The Judy Center…

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American Veteran Blessed by Medical Walkout Program

Recently George Stebbins, a disabled American Veteran from Vietnam Era was in need of a wheelchair lift that hooks up to a hitch on a vehicle. Maryland Branch’s medical closet was able to help him with a lift. He is pictured here with Steve Zahn, who oversees Maryland’s Medical Walk Out Program. In George’s words:…

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650 Face Masks Delivered in Connecticut

On April 17, Volunteers for OGT’s New England Branch delivered 650 surgical face masks to the Veterans Administration in Newington, CT for their use at treatment facilities during the pandemic. Linda Arbesman, pictured and is New England’s warehouse manager with her husband Paul, found the masks while working in the medical sorting room just as…

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