FAITH LEADERS CAN PICKUP REOPENING TOOLKITS
KNOXVILLE, TN (May 21, 2020) Tool kits to assist with reopening churches will be distributed from 11am till 1pm, Thursday, May 21st at CONNECT Ministries office, 3615 Martin Luther King Avenue. The kits contain recommended products, safety gear, CDC guidelines and more to help safely reopen churches.
A diverse group of nearly 60 leaders of faithbased organizations is participating in weekly, 1-hour teleconferences that include in-service training taught by subject matter experts and medical personnel. The tool kits contain:
- reopening posters
- church operating guidelines
- how to disinfect the building
- product samples for cleaning, defogging,
- masks, gloves, thermometer protective gear
- CDC comprehensive guide book
If buildings are not properly sanitized before reopening and while occupied, and during service people will die! Each congregation is encouraged to appoint a COVID-19 coordinator and workgroup to develop a plan to safely reopen places of worship.