JC CARES: COVID-19 Community prevention Florida is currently home to the fastest growing coronavirus case count in the world. The state continues to report record breaking cases every single day, marking the highest single-day total of known cases in any state since the start of the pandemic. Counties in south Florida have seen single-day records; Miami-Dade recently being called the “epicenter” of the growing virus. Jc Inspires Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides help to those who need it most. As a foundation we are taking the extra step to provide care packages with essential care items for low incomes family in South Florida.
Summary: JC Inspires Foundation is providing food , clothing and items of first necesity to low income families in South Florida. JC CARES: COVID-19 community prevention care package will be provided to low income families, in south Florida. Thanks to donations, our care packages will provide these families with essential care and personal hygiene items. The care packages will be containing health prevention items such as mask, hand sanitizer, wipes, and antibacterial soap. Oral hygiene items such as toothpaste, toothbrushes and mouth wash will also be provided. The items in the care packages will not only help families maintain their health but it will also help to prevent and ease the spread of the virus to those around them.
Challenges: Low income families tend to struggle with the provision of personal care items due to struggling wages. Many of the families and individuals that will be helped are immigrants who have received no type of governmental aid during these hard times. Many have lost their jobs and have struggled to maintain their daily living for their loved ones. Most individuals who currently have the virus or have had the virus in the past months might have little to no access to any form of health care.
Solution/ Long term goal: Thought stopping the pandemic is not an option for us we want to do the most that we can to ensure that that these families have these PPE and oral acre hygiene items at hand when they need it most. Our plan with these bags is to contactless deliver them to the front door of these families and to provide them with information on how they could care for themselves and those around them. We want them to know that they are not alone and that we care about them and that their health and wellbeing is very important to us. Thanks to donations provided we are able to continue giving essential goods to those in need when they need it the most. Assuring the health of them assures the health of all those they come in contact with. JC Cares for every individual no matter who they are.