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#OTGYpsi: YCS School District Provides Assistance To Homebound Students During Pandemic

Ypsilanti Community Schools
Ypsilanti Community Schools

School districts across the state of Michigan have closed their doors indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Yet, a number of students are now at a disadvantage, especially those who rely on their schools for food and internet access.  So, Ypsilanti Community Schools (YCS) stepped up to help these kids out.  In this week's "On the Ground-Ypsi," WEMU's Patrick Campion and Concentrate Media's Sarah Rigg talk to YCS assistant superintendent Dr. Carlos Lopez about how the district is serving the community during this crisis.


Concentrate Ann Arbor

Sarah Rigg's Feature Article: Resources are available for Ypsi families struggling to teach and feed kids during school closures

Ypsilanti Community Schools

Washtenaw County COVID-19 Resource Page

List of Needed Resources from Huron Valley Mutual Aid

List of Needed Resources from Engage @ EMU

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— Patrick Campion is the WEMU Program Director.  You can contact Patrick at734.487.3363, on twitter @WEMUPC, or email him at pcampion@emich.edu

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