A free mask giveaway for Korean adoptees will take place at various sites in the Twin Cities, sponsored by the Minnesota-based Korean adoptee resource organization AK Connection. AK Connection has received hundreds of masks from the South Korean media resource Ddanzi (http://www.ddanzi.com
To reach as many recipients as possible, the giveaway will be limited to 20 masks per person. Recipients will get a maximum of10 KN94 masks and 10 Zinide masks (which are black and appear to be similar to the KN94 mask).
The first giveaway will take place Sunday, January 24 at Bap and Chicken restaurant, 1328 Grand Ave., St. Paul, from noon to 1 p.m. The second giveaway event will be held Sunday, January 30, at Dong Yang Korean grocery store parking lot, 725 45th Avenue NE, Hilltop, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. More giveaway events will be held later as needed.