PPE donation events at San Pablo Library, Richmond Civic Center

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From Tuesday, April 14 through Thursday, April 16, Contra Costa Health Services will hold donation drop-off event accepting personal protective equipment (PPE) at the San Pablo Library, 13751 San Pablo Ave., and at the Richmond Civic Center Parking Lot (27th Street between Macdonald Avenue and Nevin).

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., businesses and residents are encouraged to stop by those locations to donate these specific protective medical supplies:

  • Eye protection, such as goggles and face shields
  • Antibacterial and disinfecting wipes, typically alcohol or bleach based (unopened). NO baby wipes.
  • N-95 and surgical masks (unused)
  • Waterproof gowns, coveralls and sleeved aprons
  • Hand-sewn cloth masks

If you can’t make it this week, CCHS is set to hold other similar events around the county. Click here for more information.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated to include expanded donation drop-off days and one additional location.