Franklin County emergency management agency seeks PPE donations

Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security is accepting donations of medical personal protective equipment from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at its northeast Columbus office at 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. The following donations are needed.

Non-sterile gloves
Surgical masks (ear loop)
N95 masks — all sizes
Hand sanitizer
Viral swabs/viral culture vials

All donations must be in sealed manufactured packaging, and a valid driver license is required for identification purposes. Go to for more information, or e-mail