Date: Saturday, Apr 24th, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Athens Community Center

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To celebrate Earth Day and reduce the amount of materials going to the landfill, Rural Action and MedWish International will hold a collection event for used and new medical supplies at the Athens Community Center. Items such as wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, CPAP machines, oxygen equipment, wound care supplies, bandages, shower seats, other mechanical items, splints, slings, diabetic supplies and other items are being accepted at this event. PLEASE DO NOT donate medications, feeding liquids, medical wastes, or rusted metal items. If you need pickup of large items such as hospital beds or oxygen machines, arrangements for help can be made by contacting Ed Newman at

Athens ReThink Plastics will be assisting with this collection event.

Volunteers will be masked and available to safely accept your donations while you remain in your vehicle.

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