ROME – Maurizio Sarri , Juventus coach , took the field against the coronavirus.
There are about four thousand masks that the Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri, together with his wife Marina Pazzaglia to his son Nicolè and their friends, have decided to donate to the Municipality of Figline and Incisa Valdarno (Florence), where the Juventus coach lived in youth, to support their community during the ongoing health emergency.
The municipal administration announced this.
A part has already been delivered and distributed to civil protection volunteers, municipal employees, pharmacies and post offices and to all those who continue to work in an emergency, to ensure essential services to citizens.
The same distribution criterion will be adopted in the next few days, on the occasion of the second delivery tranche.
“This is yet another gesture of solidarity, closeness and affection that comes to us in these particularly difficult days – comments the mayor Giulia Mugnai – but which shows that united and respecting the rules we will be able to overcome the ongoing health emergency.
I therefore thank the Sarri family and their friends for this gesture of great sensitivity ".
Fiorentina also took the field against the coronavirus, donated 200 thousand euros to the Santa Maria Nuova Foundation.
Fiorentina has donated 200 thousand euros to the Santa Maria Nuova Foundation. The funds, explains a note, were intended for the purchase of a high-end ultrasound system for the hospital of Santa Maria Nuova , already on delivery this week, and other equipment.
Fans for self-medical devices were also purchased, essential for the transport of intubated people.
In the meantime, the ten beds equipped for sub-intensive therapy in the cardiology department of the hospital of Santa Maria Nuova have arrived and already been delivered , purchased thanks to the other donation made by the patron viola Rocco Commisso of 125 thousand euros.
Paolo Fresco , president of the Fresco Parkinson Institute Italia Onlus Foundation, also contributed to the establishment of the new area , with 150 thousand euros.
"We thank Fiorentina and its President Commissioner for this important new contribution – commented the president of the Santa Maria Nuova Foundation, Giancarlo Landini -.
We are proud and honored to gather and concretize the solidarity of many, individuals and associations, who want to help overcome this emergency. The goal is to be faster and faster, to ensure the availability of the necessary tools in the lane in the shortest possible time ".
Again thanks to the intervention of the President of the Commission and the Fiorentina fundraising, the Santa Maria Nuova Foundation received a further donation of 22 thousand euros from the Giambelli Foundation in recent days .
To date, the Santa Maria Nuova Foundation has raised 1.8 million euros for the purchase of tools and devices indicated as priorities by the same structures as the Local Health Authority of Tuscany. (source ANSA).
Source: Blitz Quotidiano