Kids Thank BP in a Big Way

Kids from the Odyssey Multiage Program school created a giant banner to thank Bainbridge Prepares and its volunteers for their response to COVID-19. The banner reads, “Thank you Bainbridge Prepares! With love from the Odyssey kids, on behalf of all the island children who you’re taking such good care of!” Shucks. We’re blushing. See the … More Kids Thank BP in a Big Way

Bainbridge COVID-19 Response Wins BCF Humanitarian Award

It was a team effort. More than 600 volunteers, seven organizations, and dozens of organizational leaders made the Bainbridge Island–led COVID-19 vaccination effort a success, administering more than 25,000 vaccine doses in under six months to people in Kitsap County and beyond. Now all of the people and organizations who participated are being recognized by … More Bainbridge COVID-19 Response Wins BCF Humanitarian Award

New Directive to Wear Masks in Indoor Public Spaces Starting Tomorrow

Friday afternoon, August 13, 2021, Dr. Gib Morrow, Kitsap County Health Officer, issued a mask-wearing directive that goes into effect tomorrow, August 14, at 6 a.m. Per this directive, everyone five years of age or older must wear a face mask when in public indoor spaces in Kitsap County. The directive does not apply to … More New Directive to Wear Masks in Indoor Public Spaces Starting Tomorrow

Mask Up Indoors: Fast Rise in COVID in Kitsap and Bainbridge

The Kitsap Public Health District has been reporting a precipitous climb in COVID infections since the end of July. Between July 20 and July 26, the rate of infection per 100,000 residents leaped more than 60 points, from 41.1 to 110.9, prompting health officials to recommend wearing masks indoors in public spaces. South Kitsap is … More Mask Up Indoors: Fast Rise in COVID in Kitsap and Bainbridge

BP Partnership to Administer More Than 1000 COVID Vaccine Doses This Weekend

Woodward Middle School is going to look a little different this weekend, March 6-7. No, the school won’t be full of kids. No, the Rotarians won’t be operating a giant auction and rummage sale. Instead, the school will be the site of a high-throughput COVID-19 vaccine clinic, serving 1,170 eligible people with first doses of … More BP Partnership to Administer More Than 1000 COVID Vaccine Doses This Weekend