A few weeks ago, the Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory in San Francisco in Chinatown was ramping up production, anticipating a rush of tourists during spring break and Easter vacation.
Then coronavirus hit and now they don't even see one customer a day.
With 50,000 extra fortune cookies, and no interested customers, what could they do?
Owner Kevin Chan and his family donated the 50,000 cookies to those on the front lines like the Alameda, San Francisco and San Mateo sheriff's departments. Each department received a box of cookies. So did the staff at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in Oakland.
Jack Kulp and Carolyn McArdle talked about it on the air! Listen below...