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Help Township First Responders by Donating Supplies for COVID-19

Help Township First Responders by Donating Supplies for COVID-19

Posted on April 13, 2020

Donations of supplies can go a long way in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

Upper Chichester Emergency Management has received a request for personal protective gear for our First Responders. Our First Responders include our Emergency Medical Service provided by Boothwyn Fire Company, Boothwyn Fire Company, Ogden Fire Company and Reliance Fire Company. If you can provide any of the following, it will be greatly appreciated by those on the front line of this COVID-19 pandemic.

Supply Donations

If you have supplies, such as gloves, masks, face shields, or hand sanitizer that you can donate, please contact Upper Chichester Township Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator, Carl Smith at 267-252-1986 or via email at deputyemc@upperchitwp.org.

Supplies Needed

  • N95 Masks and KN95 Masks*
  • General surgical masks (Levels 1, 2 and 3)
  • Eye protectors
  • Face shields
  • Disposable gloves (vinyl and nitrile)
  • Surgical and isolation gowns, shoe covers
  • Hand sanitizer

*Alternative OSHA approved respirators: Other types of acceptable respirators include: a R/P95, N/R/P99, or N/R/P100 filtering facepiece respirator; an air-purifying elastomeric (e.g., half-face or full-face) respirator with appropriate filters or cartridges; powered air purifying respirator (PAPR) with high-efficiency particulate arrestance (HEPA) filter; or supplied air respirator (SAR)

ANY assistance in supplying our First Responders, many of whom are VOLUNTEERS, will be greatly appreciated. THANK YOU for helping us to help you and continuing to keep our responders safe through the COVID-19 Pandemic.