The Institute of Medicine of Chicago joins the Rotary International with over 180 clubs in Chicago to help Ukraine and offer relief at this most difficult time with the invasion by Russia.
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Emergency medical supplies and goods are greatly needed now. There is no or limited access to medical supplies for people in the field.
- Neosporin or other topical creams
- Combat action tourniquets
- Israeli gauze compression bandages
- 14 gauze at least 2 inch long
- Angiocatheter needles
- Quickclot gauze
- Chlorine tablets for clean water
- SAM splints
- Emergency kits
- Warm Socks - children and adults
- Female Hygiene Menstrual kits
Pick Up of Donations
To arrange a convenient pickup at your location contact:
Chris Olson Cjo1316@gmail.com
Drop Off Locations (5 locations)
Your donations will be sorted and packaged with others by the Rotary volunteers.
Please send an email in advance of dropping off donations:
Chris Olsen Cjo1316@gmail.com
121 South Lincolnway
North Aurora, Illinois 60542
Pat Merryweather-Arges Dg6450pat@aol.com
234 DiLorenzo Drive
Naperville, Illinois 60565
Items may be dropped off at the front desk. Please call ahead if you have several large boxes of medical supplies for Ukraine being dropped off.
A Safe Haven 773.425.8300
2750 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, Illinois 60608
If you are dropping off at the transportation company, you must have all of the donations sorted with a paper detailing the contents on the outside of the box and on the inside of the box. Do not seal as it may need to be inspected before it is shipped.
MEEST-Karpaty- Lombard 820 N Ridge Ave J, Lombard, IL 60148
MEEST-Karpaty-Palentine 1645 Hicks Rd Unit K, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Weekly shipments will be airlifted to Lviv and when possible, directly to Kyiv.
Please consider making a monetary donation to help Ukraine to send Emergency Medical Supplies to Ukraine.
Donate here: The Charitable Foundation of Rotary 6450