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Washington Mask Challenge

The Office of Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib announced the launch of the Washington Mask Challenge, a statewide initiative to encourage Washingtonians to make, wear, and donate cloth face masks. United Way of Thurston County is taking up the challenge! United Way has partnered with the Thurston County Chamber to distribute the masks.

The Washington Mask Challenge encourages Washingtonians to make cloth masks for verified organizations in need throughout Washington State. 

If you would like to volunteer to make masks, please let us know by filling out this fast form here.

Instructions to make the masks are here

WHO: United Way of Thurston County, Washington State Lieutenant Governor’s Office and the Thurston County Chamber
WHAT: Washington Mask Challenge
WHEN: The mask challenge opens on May 1, 2020
WHERE: Visit or contact Paul Larsen, Director of Community Impact at United Way Thurston County at (360) 943-2773 ext.113 or for more information. To learn more about the Lieutenant Governor’s Mask Challenge, visit