This site is a portal linking volunteers with local COVID-19 needs. Get information, be inspired, collaborate with friends and neighbors, and get moving — anyone can work from home and make an impact today.
Find helpful videos, instructions, and a form to contact us if you are a maker to help support your efforts to make masks, caps, face shields, booties and more for yourself, family, friends, and for donations. Please join our Facebook Group to connect as well. Thank you for everything you are doing! We are here with you.
Thanks for all you are doing and keep up the great work!
Thank you to our community for coming together to support each other!
New campaigns added regularly as new needs are identified. Need help? Know someone who needs help? Have an idea for a campaign? Want to volunteer? Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have lots of requests that are coming in every day. Many nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living facilities and other front line workers are contacting us daily and we would love to help them all
Click on Organization Name for further instructions and how to pick up/drop off. Click on categories to see all organizations with a need for these items.
CAMPAIGNS COMPLETED – THANK YOU!
Needs: 10 DIY Masks, 50 DIY Caps, 50 Ear Savers. UPDATE – COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 100 DIY Masks, 100 DIY Caps, 150 Ear Savers. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 140 Masks, 70 Caps and 50 Shields, 280 buttons
UPDATE – COMPLETE! THANKS!
Needs: 30 DIY Masks, 30 Ear Savers UPDATE – COMPLETE! THANKS!
Needs: 40 DIY Masks. UPDATE – COMPLETE! THANKS!
Needs: 20 DIY Masks, 50 Face Shields. UPDATE – COMPLETE! THANKS!
Needs: Masks. UPDATE – COMPLETE! THANKS!
Needs: DIY sewn masks to distribute through social services. UPDATE – MASKS COMPLETE. THANK YOU! Please see other posts for food donations, ongoing.
Needs: 170 DIY Caps, 200 DIY Face Masks, 200 Face Shields, 190 Ear Savers. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 110 DIY Sewn Caps, 116 Ear Savers. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: Hydration, Snacks. UPDATE – COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 140 DIY Masks, 192, DIY Caps, 100 Ear Savers. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 65 DIY Sewn Masks, 50 DIY Sewn Caps. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 50 DIY Sewn Masks, 50 DIY Sewn Caps. UPDATE: COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: New travel kits or items such as mini shampoo/conditioner, lotion, soap, tooth paste, toothbrushes, hand sanitizer (if possible). COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 12 DIY Sewn Masks, 20 Face Shields – COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: Face Shield Makers. Pick Up Kits Wed 4/8 at Hope Chuch – All kits picked up. COMPLETE – THANK YOU!
Needs: 100 DIY Sewn masks – COMPLETE, THANK YOU!
Needs: 236 DIY Sewn masks. UPDATE: MASKS NEEDED COMPLETE, THANK YOU!
Needs: 82 Masks, 8 Rolls Industrial Wipes, Lysol Spray, Gowns, Booties UPDATE: COMPLETE, THANK YOU!
CURRENT LOCAL CAMPAIGNS WITH URGENT NEED
Needs: 50 DIY Masks, 50 DIY Caps, 50 Ear Savers
Needs: 50 DIY Caps
Needs: 200 DIY Masks, 200 DIY Caps.
Needs: 260 DIY Masks, 130 DIY Caps, 130 Ear Savers. UPDATE – PARTIALLY COMPLETE. 130 MASKS STILL NEEDED. THANK YOU!
Needs: Face Shield Makers for shields to distribute to Danbury, Norwalk, Stamford, Greenwich Hospitals. UPDATE – 750 DISTRIBUTED.
Needs: Senior Check Ins, over 2000 calls, 365 DIY Masks Distributed.
Needs: Fabric, Elastic, Plastic, and More!
Need: DIY Sewn Masks, DIY Sewn surgical caps
Needs: DIY sewn masks to distribute through social services, Food Panty Items
Needs: Donations to their website or GoFundMe for Food
MORE WAYS TO HELP
Needs: Food Drive – Sunday, May 3rd, 1:00 – 3:00 PM – OLF Parking Lot – Drive By Drop Off
Needs: Handwritten Thank You Notes
Needs: Donations to purchase meals
Needs: Do you have an unused CPAP machine? We have received requests for these.
Needs: Do you have old or unused baby monitors either with screens or without? These can be used by HC workers to monitor patients.
Needs: If you are proficient in speaking Spanish, hospitals may need you.
Needs: Distributing Level 1 surgical masks at cost with supporting donations. Masks are obtained for less than $1 dollar per mask
Needs: Are you a recovered COVID-19 patient? The American Red Cross is seeking donations of plasma from recovered patients.
In the News – GMW – In Troubled Times, ‘Warrior Helpers’ Shows the Best Side of Wilton [VIDEO INTERVIEW]
There’s no organization that better represents what Wilton has become during the coronavirus pandemic than Warrior Helpers, a grassroots group of Wilton residents who are working together to identify the many needs in the community during a time of crisis and match them with people who have stepped up to volunteer and help others. More..
Thank you to all of those who have helped!
- Wilton Social Services
- Other Resources: Wilton Public Schools, Wilton Youth Council, The Hub: Behavioral Health Action Organization for Southwestern CT, Wilton Library, Get some exercise and explore Wilton’s sidewalks and nature trails, Help a neighbor through Wilton Helping Hands.