Author: Leanna Lobo

Become a Shopping Angel to Help the Elderly and At-Risk

Volunteers are food shopping and delivering groceries for the elderly and at-risk during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Now that COVID-19 is surging again, the elderly and at-risk population in Rhode Island may be wondering how to safely get groceries into their homes. Thankfully, there’s a local branch to a national volunteer program called Shopping Angels that’s available to help. It all started when University of Nevada, Reno, pre-med student Jayde Powell began the program Shopping Angels as a way…