Free masks available Friday afternoon at Wheatland Bank in Yakima

Wheatland Bank Yakima Avenue

YAKIMA, Wash.  — Local organizations have teamed up to bring free face masks to the community Friday in the parking lot of a Yakima bank.

The Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce and the Central Washington Hispanic Chamber Board will be at Wheatland Bank — located at 201 E. Yakima Ave. — from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to hand out masks.

The mask distribution is part of the Yakima Valley Open & Safe campaign, a collaborative effort to combat local coronavirus transmission.

For more information, contact the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce by calling 509-248-2021, sending an email to or sending them a message on their Facebook page.