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Volunteers needed after norovirus outbreak at House of Charity

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

It’s day five of the norovirus outbreak at the House of Charity and right now there is a total of 44 cases, which is lower than before.

Health officials say transmission is slowing down and they are getting a handle on it. Now, volunteers are helping clean up and sanitize the inside so the healthy guests can go back in downstairs.

The organization has spent more than $20,000 because of this outbreak on tents, cleaning professionals, supplies, and other things.

Rob McCann, president and CEO of Catholic Charities Spokane, says they need volunteers now. If you would like to help, give the office a call 509-358-4250 or visit their website: https://www.catholiccharitiesspokane.org/volunteer

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