Thousands of Differences

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Thank Our Healthcare Workers

To express your appreciation and gratitude for those on the frontlines of this pandemic, submit encouraging words here or visit and use #ThousandsofDifferences to leave notes or message artwork.

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Donate Masks and Supplies

As more patients need treatment, our nation’s reserve of personal protective equipment and other critical medical supplies will become strained. Learn how to donate supplies or make cloth surgical masks.

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Practice Social Distancing

The best way to slow the spread of this disease and keep our hospitals from becoming overcrowded with patients is to spread ourselves out. Learn about how and why social distancing is a necessary sacrifice for those who can make it.

UChicago Medicine shares some of the messages of thanks, gratitude and hope we have received to show thousands of differences are being made.

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Support UChicago Medicine's COVID-19 Response Fund

Help support our dedicated healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the adult and pediatric patients and families who are affected.