Shipment #5: 40- AND 20-foot containerS

Two containers due to arrive in Syria In June 2017 carried thousands of medical supplies donated by companies and clothes and food items donated by people across the WORLD. 

Sue Chen, founder and CEO of NOVA Medical Products, generously donated the FOLLOWING medical equipment:

  • 911 canes
  • 118 transport chairs
  • 11 wheelchairs
  • 157 walkers
  • 20 IV poles
  • 2 patient lifts
  • 4,370 adult crutches
  • 164 pediatric and youth crutches
  • 100 oximeters
  • 42 nebulizers
  • 56 blood pressure units
  • 3 urinals
  • 5 commodes

Supporters of Save the Syrian Children added to the shipment by donating clothes, diapers, food, and the thousands of items listed below:

  • 4,471 diapers
  • 3,342 units of baby wipes
  • 2,786 baby clothes
  • 82 baby bibs
  • 227 baby socks
  • 64 baby shoes
  • 17 burp cloths
  • 24 baby gloves
  • 7 baby tights
  • 12 hairbands
  • 62 baby bottles
  • 57 miscellaneous baby supplies
  • 215 baby blankets and towels
  • 549 kids’ shirts
  • 409 kids’ pants and shorts
  • 250 toys
  • 172 plush toys
  • 130 kids’ hats
  • 14 kids’ coats
  • 34 kid’s pajamas
  • 117 pairs of kids’ shoes
  • 34 kids’ dresses
  • 63 kids’ underwear
  • 499 women’s tops
  • 183 women’s pants
  • 720 menstrual pads
  • 42 pairs of women’s shoes
  • 71 women’s dresses
  • 92 miscellaneous women’s items
  • 322 men’s shirts
  • 65 men’s sweaters
  • 50 men’s accessories
  • 92 men’s shorts
  • 34 pairs of men’s shoes
  • 8 men’s jackets
  • 96 cans of green beans
  • 72 cans of carrots
  • 1,792 glasses worth of dry milk
  • 2,475 bottles of baby formula
  • 120 cans of tuna
  • 48 cans of spaghetti 
  • 24 cans of chicken
  • 4 boxes of crackers
  • 278 emergency blankets
  • 8 comforters
  • 3 pillows
  • 32 bags
  • 13 blankets

Five medical companies - Spectrum X-Ray, La Peer Health Systems, Pearson Dental Supplies, Trade Supplies and Cloud BreaK - also kindly donated thousands of much needed medical equipment and supplies. Their generosity significantly increased the volume of the shipment, which led us to ship two full containers. HERE are the items these companies donated: 

  • 2 portable X-ray machines
  • 122 surgical Drapes
  • 3,500 disinfectant Wipes
  • 100 Povidone-iodine sponge sticks
  • 144 Alcohol Gel Hand Sanitizer 8 oz bottles
  • 300 Urine Sample Cups
  • 1,400 IV needles
  • 4000 gauze sponges
  • 5 IVs
  • 5,000 medical masks
  • 300 surgical hand scrub bottles
  • 320 steam test pack
  • 82,400 sponges
  • 31,100 gloves
  • 24 ureteral stents
  • 64 surgical tape rolls
  • 5 Electrosurgical pad
  • 2 biopsy punches
  • 187 surgical needles
  • 1 Electric surgical clipper
  • 8 premium spatulas
  • 1 infiltration tubing for peristaltic pumps
  • 1 sphere inflation device
  • 1 tissue repair graft
  • 50 iodine swabstick
  • 3 surgical Scissors
  • 1 septum forcepts
  • 2 clenaing brushes
  • 4 meshes
  • 26 Floseal hemostatic matrix
  • 4 magellan complete disposable kit
  • 4 breat binders
  • 4 power cords
  • 32 IV catheter
  • 4 advanced DSP backflush blunt
  • 18 adhesive pad
  • 28 disk filters
  • 1 Tecnis multifocal IOL diffractive aspheric
  • 16 surgery reflective passive spheres markers
  • 1 instrument for opthalmic surgery
  • 25 spinal needles
  • 1 automatic resuscitator
  • 3 catheters
  • 2 suture loops
  • 5 vaginal cervical retractor
  • 8 stabilization pin
  • 2 conform binder
  • 75 Contaminated items bag
  • 1 Suture grasper
  • 9 titanium clips
  • 1 guide wire
  • 80 shoe covers
  • 1 Medical PowerVac Aspirator
  • 1 portable monitor
  • 48 regulating clamps
  • 20 adult anesthesia breathing circuit
  • 20 Preoprative skin prep tray
  • 15 plastic coats
  • 12 obstetrical pack
  • 100 prep trays
  • 50 suction tubes
  • 48 coveralls
  • 10 Teguars Touch screen medical computers
  • 300 knit gloves