CovidSMS is a startup led by public health and computer science students at Johns Hopkins and Stanford. It provides ZIP code–specific Covid-19 statistics and resources (testing sites, unemployment, food, and volunteer support) via text message. To try it for yourself text "start" to 888-414-5539. (Resource Directory functions are available in LA County zip codes—try 91007) .
We are looking for volunteers with a desire to help those disproportionately affected by Covid-19 and with strong communication skills! Please fill out this form if you are interested. Direct any questions to Serena Wang, firstname.lastname@example.org.