Lone Star College-Houston North distributes masks, food, disinfectant for area residents

Volunteers distribute supplies during the North Mask Drive on April 24. (Photo by Lone Star College)
Volunteers distribute supplies during the North Mask Drive on April 24. (Photo by Lone Star College)

Volunteers distribute supplies during the North Mask Drive on April 24. (Photo by Lone Star College)

Lone Star College-Houston North distributed thousands of units of supplies to area residents in need April 24.

According to a press release, 400 boxes of food, 6,400 face masks, 1,600 bottles of hand sanitizer, 1,000 sets of gloves and 1,600 bars of soap were handed out from God's Grace Community Church, which acted as the distribution site. Citizens stayed in their cars with volunteers handing out items while practicing social distancing.


“This event demonstrated that commitment and I am proud that Lone Star College is in the position to continue to help this underserved area," LSC Chancellor Stephen Head said.

The supplies were gathered and distributed through the North Mask Drive, which was conducted in partnership with Houston Airport System, Houston Foodbank, Avenue 360 Health and Wellness and the city of Houston.

LSC-Houston North includes LSC-Houston North Fairbanks, LSC-Houston North Greenspoint, LSC-Houston North Victory and LSC-Houston North Fallbrook.
By Andrew Christman
Andrew joined Community Impact Newspaper in early 2019 after moving from Indiana. He is a 2015 graduate from Indiana State University, where he received degrees in English and journalism. He has written for a number of small town publications throughout his career as a reporter.


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