In The News

Check out a variety of press items on the park and our work.  Click the links below to enjoy recent articles and some that contribute to our history.

Kansas county recruits 95-year-old Rosie the Riveter to inspire residents amid COVID-19 crisis; 'We can do it' - read the article here.

Rosie the Riveter inspires nurse to make clever headbands for health care workers - read the article here

'We're all in this together:' St. Augustine re-creation of Rosie the Riveter inspires community. Read the article here

Stepping up: Bedford resident helps food bank, first responders during coronavirus pandemic. Read the article here

How a community celebrated a World War II vet's 100th birthday, pandemic be damned. Read the article here

April 29, 2020 in the Richmond Standard

"Just like soldiers who fought overseas during WWII, those on the front lines of the war against COVID-19 — including healthcare workers, first responders, and food distribution workers – also need the community’s support. And just as it was in the 1940s, the greater Richmond community has once again rolled up its collective sleeves in the spirit of Rosie the Riveter to lend a hand, from businesses large and small to nonprofits and community volunteers."

Read about how Bay Area companies are stepping up to support Richmond's first responders! Article here

Damian Trujillo April 20, 2020 NBC Bay Area

Happy belated birthday to 'Rosie' Mary Fierros!

Watch the wonderful news clip and read the great article here.

The Call to Help: Seamstress army responds to VVMC’s need for gowns and masks - read the article here.

‘Help Uncle Sam Flatten The Curve!’: Young Artist Creates World War Themed Coronavirus Posters - read the article here.

Special Effects Artist Eddie Yang Is Making the Most Important Masks of His Career - read article here

With personal protection equipment in high demand, women's group takes action - read article here.

Closed due to coronavirus, Easton purse manufacturer switches to making masks, other PPE - read article here

Lafayette’s DIY mask-makers at 1,400 made, 1,200 requests to go - read article here

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