Pictured Peggy Hung thanking Councilman Sam Davis for helping her reach out the 29203 community and how she will continue helping in any way she can.
The City of Columbia received a donation of 300 surgical masks for persons in need in the 29203 zip code area.
Councilman Sam Davis and a representative from Eau Claire Cooperative Health, Shanda Christie, Clinical Practice Manager, were present at Eau Claire Town Hall to receive the generous donation from the donor.
“We are appreciative for this act of kindness; this donation of masks will be utilized to help those who need it most. During this pandemic, we should all find ways to help and support each other,” said Councilman Sam Davis.
Peggy Hung received the generous donation from a corporate sponsor and she made it her mission to ensure the 29203 community would receive masks during this COVID-19 pandemic.
According to The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, the 29203 zip code has been identified as one of the areas with the highest COVID-19 case counts.
“We are so grateful for the donation of masks. Our teams have remained on the frontline during this pandemic to maintain healthcare consistency for our communities who entrust us with their medical needs. These masks come at much needed time. On behalf of Cooperative Health, thank you for your generosity,” said Petra Cruz, Chief Organizational Development Officer.