Liberian community sending supplies to prevent Ebola

By News Staff

The local Liberian Community is preparing its second shipment to West Africa.

The shipments are filled with sanitary supplies aimed at preventing the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

The public has been donating supplies at drop off locations around Providence and a local Liberian business has provided the shopping container at no cost.

The donation list includes:

  • Hand sanitizers
  • Anti-microbial hand soap
  • Clorox bleach
  • Chlorine
  • Disinfectants
  • Gloves/obstetrician gloves
  • Medical buckets with faucets
  • Plastic spray bottles
  • Disposable gowns/hazmat suits for staff
  • Goggles
  • Plastic aprons
  • Water bottles
  • Face masks
  • Mouth masks
  • CAVI brand wipes
  • HYPE brand wipes

Supplies can be donated to these designated drop-off points:

1.      Decontee’s Restaurant: 711 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907
2.      Jerry’s Beauty Salon: 500 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907
3.      Christ Center of Praise: 93 Prudence Avenue, Providence, RI 02909
4.      Trinity United Methodist Church: 375 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907

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