SSI founder speaks with Todd Shoemaker, author of the Blessed Overcomer. Todd is currently being treated for COVID-19 in West Palm Beach Florida. They discuss what it is like to get antibody treatment, how wearing a mask saved his family, how the faith-based community can use masks to bring faith into the discourse, and the importance of public health behaviors to prevent children and adults from his experience. This interview was recorded on 2.13.21, 11 months into the pandemic.
SSI founder speaks with Karen Olds, a community member in North Seattle. In this interview, she reflects on her time in the service, the importance of mask wearing, the need for community support, and her hope for her son’s future. This interview was recorded on 9.15.20, three months into the pandemic.