JONESBORO — The Clayton County Rotary Club is hosting a COVID-19 supply giveaway Tuesday afternoon.

The event will be held at Lee Street Park, 140 Smith St., in Jonesboro at 1:30 p.m. Supply packages will include N95 masks, KN95 masks and disposable gloves, masks and gowns. The Rotary Club teamed up with 35 businesses for the giveaway.

In addition to the community, several nonprofits including GiGi’s House, House of Dawn, Clayton County Emergency Management Center, Kinship Care, Hearts to Nourish Hope, Lend a Hand, Good Shepherd Clinic, Clayton State University and Arts Clayton will be awarded funding and or supplies.

Clayton County District 3 Commissioner Felicia Franklin Warner said she was “honored” to support the Rotary Club’s effort.

“During these unprecedented times, the Rotarians have served as a pillar of immense support to this county and we remain very grateful to have such an active chapter in our county,” Franklin-Warner said.

For more information, visit

Support Local Journalism

Now, more than ever, the world needs trustworthy reporting—but good journalism isn’t free. Please support us by subscribing or making a contribution today.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.