New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thanks Rihanna For Donation Of Personal Protective Equipment

New YorkGov Andrew Cuomo (D) on Thursday openly given thanks to Rihanna for her donation of personal protective equipment to the state. New York is presently the center of the coronavirus pandemic in the UNITED STATE

“I want to thank @rihanna and the Rihanna Foundation for donating Personal Protective Equipment to New York State,” he tweeted onThursday “We’re so appreciative of your help and that of so many others who have stepped up.”

As of Friday, New York reported greater than 44,600 situations of COVID-19 with the state’s casualty getting to519 Cuomo alerted today that New York health centers will likely end up being overloaded, amidst his appeal for 30,000 ventilators for the state to deal with the anticipated increase of individuals contaminated with the unique coronavirus.

Photographs of registered nurses at New York City’s Mount Sinai West putting on trash can over their equipment made the rounds on social media today, as some registered nurses at the health center grumbled concerning an absence of personal protective equipment. Kious Kelly, a 48- year-old aide registered nurse manager at the health center that examined favorable for COVID-19, died today.

In a Twitter string on Thursday, Cuomo likewise prolonged appreciation to business, companies as well as federal government divisions for giving away numerous products.

“The generosity of these companies, organizations and individuals — and many others coming forward every day to offer support — will play a critical role in our mission to bolster our hospital surge capacity, support frontline workers and get people the help they need,” Cuomo stated in a declaration.

Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation revealed on Saturday that it had actually given away $5 million to numerous companies helping with coronavirus alleviation initiatives, consisting of Feeding America, Direct Relief, Partners in Health, The World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund as well as the International Rescue Committee.