CoronaFriend

#ViralKindness postcard paves the way for CoronaFriend project to support self-isolating neighbours.

A series of technology companies have joined forces in launching a community cohesion project, CoronaFriend, in a bid to keep neighbours connected during the coronavirus outbreak.

Orla Shields, co-founder of proptech business, Kamma, and social entrepreneur, Phil Hewinson, were inspired by the #ViralKindness postcard campaign kickstarted by Cornwall copywriter Becky Wass.

Ms Wass designed a printable template that allows people to exchange contact details and offer their support to self-isolating neighbours, whether they require their shopping to be delivered, their mail to be posted, or simply a “friendly phone call”.

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