Most-Needed Items

As the COVID-19 situation continues to unfold, UW Health anticipates a high volume of patients that will require more Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) than we currently have in stock. We can ONLY ACCEPT new or unused equipment from the list below. Please do not drop off used, opened or expired items.

We cannot accept clothes, toys, blankets, books, magazines or other items at this time.

Donation Directions

If you have new or unused items still in the packaging from the list below, please donate using the following directions. Please fill out this form and bring with you to the drop-off site or include in your mailed package.

Drop Off
Parking Lot 
Hours: Monday-Friday – 10am–2pm 
20 S. Park St. 
Madison, WI 53715 
View map and driving directions  

Please enter the parking lot via the Brooks Street entrance. Look for signs and/or a UW Health vehicle in the parking lot.

UW Health 
ATTN: Sue Strandlie (PPE Donation) 
20 S. Park St. 
Madison, WI 53715

For questions or large donations, please send us an email:

Personal Protection Items Needed

With the intention of treating our patients safely and preventing additional illnesses, we are in need of the following Personal Protection Items.  Types of PPE that we request include medical grade or FDA-approved: 

Mask respirator N-95
(1860, 1860S, 1870+)

Procedure face mask
(Ideal is Level 1 with earloops, but any will work at this time)

Hand sanitizer
With a 60% alcohol minimum (12OZ pump)

AAMI Level 3 or 4
(All sizes: Large-XXLarge)

Eye protection
Clear wrap around glasses

Eye Protection
Any clear face shield

Exam gloves
Nitrile powder-free, approved for chemotherapy
(All sizes XSmall–XLarge)

Disinfecting wipes
With bleach (Sodium Hypoclorite: 0.55%)