Canadian manufacturer SSE Care Solutions has delivered a donation of 50,000 level 3 surgical masks to Markham-Stouffville Hospital to aid the hospital in its fight against COVID-19.
“We hope that through our contribution, seniors, volunteers, frontline workers are better protected and to help change the course of COVID-19 by giving back to our communities,” said Steve Diakanastasis and Albert Au, the co-founders and presidents of SSE Care Solutions. “We want to say here and now, thank you to the Ontario government, MPP Paul Calandra and MPP Billy Pang for the opportunity to give back.”
Au and Diankanastasis were joined by Vice President Frank Law, and MPPs Paul Calandra and Billy Pang at Markham Stouffville Hospital for the delivery drop.
SSE Care Solutions is a Canadian mask manufacturer and supplier specializing in high-quality personal protective equipment (PPE) whose goal is to supply 100% manufactured-in-Canada masks and protective equipment to governments, healthcare providers, front-line workers and businesses, to keep every Canadian safe and in good health.
Markham Stouffville Hospital CEO Jo-anne Marr said, “Thank you for this generous supply of protective equipment that will help keep our staff, physicians and volunteers safe. As our hospital works to manage the second wave of COVID-19, the continued support from our community is appreciated more than ever – we are truly grateful.”
“SSE Care Solutions is an example of the kind of dedicated corporate citizen that makes our community great,” said MPP Paul Calandra. “From the beginning of our fight against COVID-19, our province has called upon manufacturers like SSE Care to assist government and citizens, and they have responded quickly, competently and generously. We are grateful for their expertise and their support.”
“Thank you to SSE Care Solutions Inc. for donating 50,000 surgical masks to our local hospital, Markham Stouffville Hospital. It is a pleasure to connect and witness this generous donation, ” said Billy Pang, MPP for Markham-Unionville. “I am proud and thankful for our local businesses and manufacturers in Markham for supporting our frontline heroes throughout this COVID-19 pandemic.”
Photo: SSE Care Solutions co-founders Albert Au and Steve Diankanastasis and Vice President Frank Law recently donated 50,000 level 3 surgical masks to Markham Stouffville Hospital. MPPs Paul Calandra and Billy Pang were on hand for the delivery drop.