As COVID-19 spreads in KC metro, here’s how people are stepping up to help

A Don Bosco staff bags up meals for area seniors. The senior center has closed it's doors to events but is still operating their meal service.

By Barbara Shelly, The Beacon

As stores and restaurants shut down and workers head home to socially isolate themselves and their families, people in Missouri and Kansas continue to look outward. They are finding ways to help others — even as needs among the elderly, homeless and most vulnerable grow more severe.