We asked Facebook: Despite all the negative COVID-19 news in the daily cycle, what has given you hope or inspired you during this time?
“My daughter Chelsea, she had a very hard delivery 4/24 and with no family members allowed in the hospital during this Covid-19 and a 2 day ICU stay she gave me the most beautiful grand baby I could ever ask for! She inspires me daily!” — Deanna Shaw
“I’ve been inspired by the way people are caring for each other, and I have hope that as time goes by we will continue this kinder treatment of each other.” — Laura VanLandingham
“The way people came together and took care of one another. Companies that made hand sanitizer or ventilators so quickly. Good cheer like Disney doing the sing along. Churches having sing alongs like Church on the Rock did. Drive in Church, Drive by greetings, parents showing their kids-this is how you handle the hard times- stores looking out for our elderly and medical personnel. The attitude and gratitude of so many!!!” — Brenda Rice
“he community support extended to local restaurants in the way of To Go orders has been heartwarming.” — Susan Fairchild Gray
“Less crime, a reversal of the effects of climate change and a return to prayer.” — Alan Jackson
“The stimulus check.” — Edwin Alexander Mejia
“Spending more time with family, and E-Learning with the grandchild. This has really made people think what is important, and what is NOT. If this virus doesn’t segregate us, it will be a better Plant City. Let’s get to living and loving again.” — Amanda Pierce