Airbnb hosts can volunteer to house COVID-19 responders
Accordingly, Airbnb has launched a donation device that lets folks contribute to companions supporting COVID-19 aid efforts.
The challenge has its roots in pilot applications in France and Italy, the place healthcare staff can already get free stays via Airbnb. There are shut to 6,000 hosts in these nations, and Airbnb hopes its new program will host as many as 100,000 COVID-19 responders. Whether or not this occurs, the hassle is likely to be necessary. It couldn’t solely present consolation to staff underneath super stress, however cut back the necessity for lengthy commutes that make it more durable to apply accountable social distancing.