5000 Face Shields Donated!

Our team hit a BIG milestone: we’ve donated over 5,000 face shields to frontline workers and healthcare workers in need! Since the conception of the Ontario PPE Collective in early April, our team has been working hard to protect the healthcare workers battling COVID-19. These healthcare workers have been working tirelessly to keep our communities […]

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Print, Sanitize, Pack, Deliver… and Repeat!

The past few days have been really exciting for the Ontario PPE Collective team. We’ve visited quite a few facilities to donate more shields, and we’ve received some amazing feedback from the units we have delivered to. Getting positive feedback from health care workers is really critical to us. Hearing their experiences helps us optimize […]

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750 Shields… and Counting!

It’s been less than a month since we made our first delivery — 10 face shields to a COVID-19 unit in Mississauga. Since then, we’ve been able to print and deliver over 750 more face shields to health care workers across the Greater Toronto Area! This past Friday, 200 face shields were sanitized, assembled, packaged, […]

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A Peek at our Production Facility at STEM Minds

With requests for over 6000 face shields, we’ve been busy printing away. Our volunteers are printing face shields around the clock, with our support team coordinating sanitization procedures and deliveries. Our team, which has now grown to a group of over 35 community partners and volunteers, actually started as a joint initiative between Art in […]

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Teaming Up With Pharm Against COVID-19

During these difficult times, we are all in need of a little inspiration. There’s a lot of it to be found in our brave essential services workers and our healthcare heroes. Our team has also been greatly inspired by seeing the amazing initiatives sprouting in our community. From neighborhood groups that help deliver groceries and […]

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300 Face Shields to Lakeridge COVID-19 Unit

Things have been busy at the Ontario PPE Collective, to say the least! The requests keep coming in, as does the gracious support of our community and volunteers. Yesterday, we delivered 300 face shields to the COVID-19 unit at Lakeridge Hospital in Oshawa. Their staff were in desperate need of PPE — currently, Lakeridge has […]

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