Soldiers from the 115th Military Police Battalion distribute
Soldiers from the 115th Military Police Battalion distribute food in support of the St. Francis International Non-Profit School, in Silver Spring on May 12, 2020. These food distribution centers are set up in support of the community to assist civil agency partners in their efforts to provide relief for COVID-19.
More than 1300 Maryland National Guard members are activated to support Maryland's response to COVID-19. The MDNG is working in close coordination with many agencies to support civil authorities to augment civil agency capabilities. MDNG capabilities include medical augmentation, transportation support, food distribution, and more. (US National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Paul Porter)