While there still are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Allen County, its effect is hitting the pocketbooks of area families.
Humanity House organizers gathered online last week to discuss a number of economic issues stemming from the ongoing pandemic.
They’re aware of the skyrocketing state and national unemployment rates — 22 million Americans have filed for jobless benefits as of last week. For Allen County, 189 had filed for unemployment the week of April 5-11. A month ago, 26 had filed.