We encourage donations in kind as well to help us in our missions worldwide. Here is a list which of things we need that you can donate for specific purposes

General Wish List

  • Portable ECG machine
  • Portable ultrasound machine
  • Vaccines for volunteers (Hep A, Hep B, malaria prophylaxis, Typhoid, Polio, Yellow Fever)
  • Packing supplies: duffle bags

Medications

Over-the-counter:

  • Ibuprofen (Advil), Acetaminophen (Tylenol), Diphenhydramine (Benadryl), Aspirin
  • Antibiotic creams, ointments (neosporin)

Prescription:

  • Generic medications for chronic medical conditions (e.g., amlodipine, lisinopril, metformin, glipizide)
  • Generic or brand-name medications for acute, short-term medical conditions (e.g., antibiotics, inhalers)

OR supplies:

  • Surgical mesh
  • Sutures (all kinds)

Other patient supplies:

  • Personal hygiene items
  • Toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss (we will be educating patients on good oral hygiene)
  • Sample-sized or travel-sized soaps, shampoos (we will be educating patients on good general hygiene and hand-washing)

Supplies for pediatric patients and for elementary school children:

  • School supplies (crayons, coloring books, notebooks)
  • Small stuffed animals (“beanie-baby” sized)