NPR: In Oregon, Neighbors Use Social Media To Offer — And Ask For — Help

By Emily Cureton, Heard on All Things Considered


Orders to stay home leave many people glued to their screens. In rural Oregon, some people are turning their time on social media into tangible help for neighbors coping with coronavirus.


"I never thought I would say this, but we're using Facebook to express love to our neighbors in really meaningful ways," said Morgan Schmidt, moderator of a group for Bend, Ore. residents, where housebound people can crowdsource help with daily tasks...



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