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Loop & Tie Supports COVID Relief: Press Mentions

Posted by Loop and Tie on Apr 27, 2020 2:07:43 PM

Loop & Tie is supporting COVID relief efforts via COVIDTechConnect by donating our team, fulfillment devices, and operational know-how to ship thousands of wifi enabled smart devices to hospitals in need. More information is below.

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Volunteers Are Collecting Tablets for COVID-19 Patients So They Don't Have to Suffer Alone

Published in: Time 

"The CEO of Loop & Tie, a platform that helps companies send gifts to their clients, Rodell realized she could use her company’s infrastructure to ship tablets to hospitals to assist with video calls between patients and their loved ones. She and a team of almost a dozen other women, many who have never met face-to-face, joined together as COVID Tech Connect to make it happen." 

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More Than 20,000 WiFi Devices Are Being Donated to Hospitals So Patients Can Talk With Family in Quarantine

Published in: Good News Network

"Sara Rodell, CEO of technology logistics company Loop and Tie, heard that people in the New York Nurses Union where trying to organize donations of smart devices so that family members could stay in touch with their loved ones during the chaos of the COVID-19 outbreaks. She also organized the infrastructure of her own company, headquartered over 1,000 miles away in Texas, to help receive donations, distribute orders of devices to hospitals, and manage the shipping and handling."

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A non-profit is gathering laptops and other devices so hospital patients can say goodbye to their loved ones

Published in: Good News Network

"Rodell, an entrepreneur and founder of the company Loop & Tie, reached out to colleagues in the tech industry to see what they could do. Within a day, they created Covid Tech Connect, a non-profit dedicated to getting devices to hospitals. With the financial sponsorship of The Giving Back Fund, they set up a GoFundMe to accept donations in order to purchase devices and ship out the donated equipment they receive from various tech companies."

 

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More Mentions:

AJC: Nonprofit provides tablets to COVID-19 patients so they can say goodbye to loved ones

CNN: A non-profit is gathering laptops and other devices so hospital patients can say goodbye to their loved ones

Eerie News: A non-profit is gathering laptops and other devices so hospital patients can say goodbye to their loved ones

Union Journal: Coronavirus Covid-19 patients are dying alone, tech can help them say goodbye