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We Need You

We Need You

Face Masks & Supplies

Can you sew face masks? Do you have needed items to donate? If so, the City of Worcester NEEDS YOU! Hospitals, shelters and first responders are looking for the following items:

  • Face Masks (Surgical & N95)
  • Personal Protective Equpment (PPE)
  • Personal Care Items, Disinfectant Cleaners for Shelters, Sheets, Towels, Etc.

To donate masks directly to local hospitals please contact by email:

If you can help out in this time of need, please review the DIY video and sewing instructions to get you started!

Sewing Instructions

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Response • Relief • Recovery

The City of Worcester has partnered with the Greater Worcester Community Foundation and the United Way of Central Massachusetts to aid in local relief efforts of COVID-19, including immediate basic aid and long-term recovery. To contribute, please visit the website for each agency by clicking on their logos below. Additionally to simplify, you can simply text worcestercovid19 to 243725, then click on the link you receive and follow the instructions to donate by check or credit card.

Response Fund (for long-term recovery)

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Logo

We Care Fund (for immediate, basic needs)

United Way of Central MA Logo

Are you in need of assistance? If you're an organization in Worcester County that is working with communities disproportionately affected by the coronavirus pandemic apply for grant assistance today!

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