ITHACA, N.Y. — In response to a shortage of medical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic, an assortment of Cayuga Health staff members and community volunteers put together a makeshift factory in Cornell University’s Bartels Hall gymnasium. As need for PPE grew, and with no shortage of helping hands, the project quickly took off.

Videography by Jacob Mroczek for The Ithaca Voice.

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Jacob is a videographer & digital media contributor for The Ithaca Voice.