Frequently Asked Questions

Advocates for World Health (also known as MedCharity) welcomes both one-time and recurring donations from hospitals, medical clinics, nursing homes, manufacturers, individuals, and other health care organizations to donate surgical supplies. We value our donors and work hard to build lasting relationships which allow us to organize regular supply pickups. To donate surgical supplies and schedule a pickup, please fill out the Donation Form located on this page.

You can also auto ship small donations directly to our warehouse at:

13200 Belcher Rd
Largo, FL 33773

Please note: We cannot accept prescription medications at this time.

Who can donate surgical supplies?

Anyone! At Advocates for World Health, we believe that everyone can make a difference. If you are a caretaker, a hospital, clinic, or corporation, we will gladly accept most donated surgical supplies within the continental United States.  We also invite individuals to mail donations to our Tampa warehouse or work with us to coordinate larger donations.

All donations are tax deductible.

What donations do you accept?

Advocates for World Health strives to reuse as many donations as possible. We welcome donations of all types of medical supplies at this time.

How do I donate surgical supplies?

Currently, we are able to arrange direct pickups for bulk medical supplies and equipment donations around the Central Florida area. These pickups are provided at no cost to our donors and are planned to fit into their busy schedules.

However, if AWH does not have a physical location in your area, we will gladly work with you to arrange a convenient delivery so you can donate surgical supplies with ease.

To find out more about sponsoring shipments (including your own donations), please click here.

I also want to donate medical equipment. Can I include them in the same donation?

Of course! If you want to donate medical equipment and medical supplies, please use the form on this page for the entire donation.

If you have any other questions regarding, please feel free to contact us. We appreciate all of your donations and support, and look forward to working with those who want to get more involved in our operations.

Questions?

If you have any other questions regarding how to donate surgical supplies, please feel free to contact us or fill out the form above.. We appreciate all of your donations and support, and look forward to working with those who want to get involved in our mission to improve healthcare worldwide.

To see the differences your donations are making in the developing world, visit our Media page.