Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County Providing Agricultural Workers with Free Sanitizer

The non-profit group announced yesterday, “New York State has made anti-bacterial hand sanitizer and face masks available for agribusinesses for free, and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County will be serving as a designated pick up location.”

At 4487 Lake Avenue in Lockport, two employees and one volunteer gave away the high-demand product.

Left to Right: Mark Ducharme (Employee), Debbie Sweeney (Volunteer), Darlene Farnham (Employee).

Mark Ducharme remarked on the supplies give, “The hand sanitizer and face masks have all be given through New York State.  We are just a distribution hub getting help to those in need.”

Debbie Sweeny, a longtime volunteer for the organization, said, “People are thrilled, we hope to do another one next weekend.”

For now, the giveaway will proceed at C.C.E. on Lake Ave. tomorrow (05/09) and on Monday (05/11) from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.