Local Resiliency Stories

Ingenuity and resourcefulness is something we’re known for in Humboldt County, and COVID-19 pandemic has brought the Arcata community together in unexpected ways. Many local businesses have come together to support our health care providers, First Responders and community members, and these are their stories.

Since 1981, Holly Yashi has been making high quality, handcrafted artisan jewelry at their Redwood Coast design studio in Arcata. When the corona virus pandemic hit, the Holly Yashi team began producing face shields to ​stop the spread of the corona virus in the community.