Hurricane Patricia is making landfall on the west coast of Mexico in the state of Jalisco. This catastrophic Category 5 hurricane is the strongest hurricane to ever make landfall on that country’s Pacific coastline.
AFYA needs your help to respond to this massive natural disaster with medical and humanitarian supplies, and welcomes all assistance for the people affected by this storm.
Afya is currently accepting the following items to be shipped to partner hospitals in Mexico:
new personal hygiene items
powdered infant formula
big gardening tools
heavy duty garbage bags
Afya is also accepting financial donations to help cover cost associated with the collection, sorting, shipping and delivery of the supplies.