Online Clowns Deliver Cheer and Smiles

When we think of clowns, we often associate them with the circus, or entertainment at children's birthday parties. But they also have another very important role: cheering up children who are hospitalized. Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, it's been nearly impossible for hospital clowns in Japan to make their visits in person. But that hasn't stopped one Osaka-based non-profit from carrying on its work.