LAKE MARY, Fla. (Jan. 2)—BarrierMed Inc. will donate about 100 cases of latex-free surgical and examination gloves to hospitals and medical centers that serve needy children overseas. The donation, which breaks down to about 20,000 pairs of gloves, is being made to the Children's Right Fund, headquartered in Longwood, Fla., according to Victor Ragucci, BarrierMed founder and CEO. Children's Right Fund supplies health care and medical centers in impoverished areas. Retail value of the gloves is about $50,000, Ragucci said.
BarrierMed donates gloves to needy
Rubber & Plastics News wants to hear from its readers. If you want to express your opinion on a story or issue, email your letter to Editor Bruce Meyer at [email protected].