Helping the Helpers: Ways You Can Support Tidelands Health
All across the region, more than 2,500 Tidelands Health team members are working tirelessly to respond to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. We are humbled by the many calls and emails we’ve received offering support. Our community’s love nourishes and sustains us.
If you’re interested in supporting Tidelands Health and the community we serve, here are ways you can help.
THE HELPERS FUND
The not-for-profit Tidelands Health Foundation has established The Helpers Fund to support our health system as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Your donation to The Helpers Fund will help us purchase needed equipment and supplies, provide assistance for our team members, support the delivery of care for the uninsured and medically underserved and more. Click here to make a financial gift to The Helpers Fund.
For the safety of our team members, we cannot accept homemade food. If you would like to donate commercially prepared food or pantry items (restaurant takeout, pre-packaged snacks, grocery items) for our team members, fill out the form below.
Tidelands Health is accepting donations of hand-sewn masks. All masks will be sanitized and sterilized before distribution. If you’d like to make and donate surgical masks, a pattern and drop-off instructions are below. Click here if you need to speak with someone about donating hand-sewn masks.
Download the instructions.
Download the drop-off directions.
MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLY DONATIONS
Tidelands Health is accepting donations of new medical equipment and supplies, including N95 respirators, surgical masks, face guards/face shields, hand sanitizer, sanitizing wipes and more. To donate new medical equipment and supplies, fill out the form below.
We have received generous donations of items for our team members and patients, including thank you notes, artwork, etc. If you’re interested in donating an item that does not fit in the other listed categories, fill out the form below.
THANK YOU TO THE HELPERS
An easy way to show support for all those in our community who are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic is printing and displaying a “Thank You to the Helpers” sign. Click here to download and print your free sign.
To the thousands who have offered support, thank you for your kindness and generosity! We humbly express our gratitude to all those who have donated to support our health system’s COVID-19 response. If you would like to receive a gift acknowledgement for an in-kind donation, click here.