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Starbucks is giving health care workers and first responders free coffee through the end of the year. As a thank you to those keeping everyone safe during the pandemic, the coffee chain will give a free tall hot or iced coffee to those that qualify through the end of 2020.

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And who qualifies? According to the coffee company, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dispatchers, firefighters, paramedics, police officers, dentists, mental health care workers, active-duty military members, public health care workers, and any hospital staff are all eligible for the offer. You can find the full list of eligibility here.

Those that qualify must show their ID to receive their free drink. Read more recent Starbucks news, including plant-based offerings and the Impossible breakfast sandwich!

Read more about protecting yourself from coronavirus. Check the CDC website for more information on how to protect yourself and check our latest article to learn how COVID-19 differs from the flu.

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