Common Questions

What’s your focus?

We are connecting doctors and hospitals with local PPE resources to keep them safe in the wake of Coronavirus.

How can I help?

You can help as a volunteer or by making a donation.

Who’s running this thing?

Meet our leadership team here.

Can donations really move the needle?

YES. Protective supplies are a matter of life and death and every single donation matters.

Where does my money go?

Your donations ship PPE to hospitals, purchase supplies for makers and fund local chapters.

What about safety?

The CDC recommends wearing a face cover when in public with additional guidelines for those in direct contact with healthcare facilities.

Volunteers & Donors

HOW CAN I HELP?

Masks for Docs is a volunteer-run organization with different opportunities for you to contribute:

  • Volunteer - Our volunteers on the ground source and deliver supplies to healthcare workers in their communities. Find your local chapter here.
  • Donate materials or supplies - Find your local chapter and submit your information to donate PPE supplies or manufacturing materials here.
  • Donate funds - monetary donations help us purchase supplies for our makers manufacturing PPE, cover shipping costs, and fund local chapters. Make a donation here.

FINDING A GROUP

If you’re interested in volunteering, get involved by connecting with your local chapter, here.

DONATING SUPPLIES

Tell us what PPE supplies you have by finding your local chapter here and we’ll get them delivered to healthcare workers on the frontlines.

We’re interested in N95 masks, face shields, hand sanitizer, gowns, gloves, goggles, and hazmat suits.

DONATING MATERIALS

Our makers need materials for 3D printers and handmade PPE supplies. You can find a list of needed materials on this amazon wishlist.

DONATING MONEY

Help equip medical workers with protective equipment with a monetary donation here.

WHERE DOES MY MONEY GO?

Monetary donations help us purchase materials for our makers, ship PPE supplies to hospitals in areas of need, and fund local chapters.

DIY TUTORIALS & RESOURCES

Find 3D printing and sewing templates as well as volunteer field guides on our resources page.

SAFETY GUIDELINES

The CDC recommends everyone wear a face cover when they go out in public. Additional guidance is provided to volunteers in direct contact with healthcare facilities.

If you’re volunteering in an area under shelter in place orders or other restrictions, please check with your chapter lead before conducting any activities that may violate those restrictions.

Any specific guidelines needed for your area are available from your chapter lead.

Medical Personnel & Facilities in Need

REQUEST SUPPLIES

We match those in need with PPE supplies from our donors and volunteers. Find your local chapter and submit your request here.

SPEAK WITH LEADERSHIP

Contact our leadership team by email: [email protected]

FIND YOUR LOCAL GROUP

If you’re looking to connect with your local group of volunteers, you can look up your local chapter here.

Partners & Media

HOW TO PARTNER WITH MASKS FOR DOCS

Interested in a potential partnership? Send us an email: [email protected]

HOW TO CONTACT OUR PRESS TEAM

Journalists can contact our team by email: [email protected]

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