The COVID pandemic and subsequent economic crisis have created more challenges for people experiencing homelessness in Austin. Estimates predict a 45% increase in homelessness nationwide by the end of 2020. Dr. Brendan O'Flaherty, Columbia University. The Homeless are more at risk for COVID-19 and the increase this population will likely prolong the health crisis. StreetSenseMedia.org
Our goal is to distribute 5,000 masks. So far we've distributed 2,700 masks.
Do Your Part and Take Heart...
Any amount big or small makes a difference. For 501C3 donations, please contact Melissa Daly at HomeAid Austin. Donations to Take Heart Masks will receive the following gifts in gratitude:
Contributor $23: Buy One Give One.
Patron $100: 1 Free Take Heart Mask of your choice.
Advocate $250: 3 Free Take Heart Masks of your choice.
"HomeAid Austin is thrilled to partner with Take Heart Masks to provide our most vulnerable neighbors with protection against Covid-19, while also raising funds to support HomeAid’s mission of Building New Lives for Austin’s Homeless through housing and community outreach."