Donate medical items for Ukraine relief

The Sanctuary Committee has launched a drive for medical supplies that Center Makor in Brookline is collecting for Ukraine. Your own medicine cabinet or linen closet may contain some of the items that are needed; everything on this list can also be easily found at local drugstores and online. Please bring only unopened items to Beth El and put them in the collection bin outside the door to the library.

Easily available at local stores:

  • Triple antibiotic cream, Neosporin, Polysporin
  • Burn dressing, spray, cream, gel (small tubes/sprays)
  • OTC pain relief (aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, Excedrin)
  • Self-adherent wrap, wide
  • Waterproof tape
  • Elastic bandages, large
  • Gauze sponges, rolled gauze
  • Non-stick pads
  • Adhesive gauze pads, large
  • Surgical dressing, large
  • Butterfly wound closures, adhesive strips
  • Antifungal cream, Lotrimin
  • Non-drowsy allergy relief

If you choose to buy on line (Amazon, North American Rescue, etc.):

  • Chest seals
  • Emergency compression bandage dressing (Israeli style)
  • Chemical blood clotting combat gauze (Celox, Bleedstop, QuikClot)
  • Non-rebreather oxygen masks
  • Sterile skin staplers
  • Burn dressings, burn spray, burn cream
  • Sam splints (24″, 36″)
  • Trauma scissors/EMT shears
  • Tactical first aid kits and multi trauma bags/backpacks
  • Multi trauma dressings
  • Abdominal pads
  • Compressed gauze
  • Tourniquets (CAT)