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Church & Dwight donates pallets of PPE

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  • Written By: Deb Sutton, Sweetwater Memorial Public Information Officer
Church & Dwight donates pallets of PPE

Church & Dwight employees deliver donations

These are just three of the five large pallets of personal protective equipment and laundry detergent Church & Dwight Co. Inc. Green River Plant employees donated to Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. Pictured are, from left, Wade Nelson, Ray Petty, Tom Findlow, Justin Sax and Dean Webb. Ryan Slagowski also helped with the delivery, but is not pictured. – Church & Dwight Co. Inc. photo

The company also dropped off
laundry detergent for all MHSC employees

Church & Dwight Co. Inc. employees at the Green River plant on Friday donated five pallets of personal protective equipment and laundry detergent to Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County.

Church & Dwight delivers masks“As a local company, we can’t thank you enough for the work you’re doing to keep our community healthy and safe,” Green River Plant Manager Tom Findlow said in a letter to MHSC CEO Irene Richardson. “Thank you for helping us get through this challenging time.”

Church & Dwight donated 8,000 medical grade masks, 4,000 non-surgical masks, and 400 N95 masks to “help provide your staff some relief in your heroic efforts,” Findlow said.

In addition, Church & Dwight provided all Sweetwater Memorial employees with laundry detergent manufactured at the Green River plant. “We know this is a scarce commodity, as well,” he said.

“This comes at the perfect time, as it helps us get elective surgeries going again,” said Angel Bennett, MHSC Materials Management Director. “PPE has been very difficult to come by. We can’t thank them enough.”

“Oh, my goodness, this brings tears to my eyes,” Richardson said. “We are so blessed to live in such a great community.”

For more information on how to donate PPE, contact the Sweetwater Memorial Materials Management Department at 307-352-8487.