Ways You Can Support Healthcare Heroes During COVID-19 We do not know how long this crisis will last, but we do know the community is eager to support our healthcare heroes in any way they can. The Hennepin Healthcare Foundation is honored to be the bridge for this generosity on behalf of Hennepin Healthcare. Here are ways you can support our Hennepin Heroes at this time. Hennepin Heroes Fund: Emergency Response Support for Hennepin Healthcare Your gifts will nurture the healthcare workers on the frontlines as they care for us all. Personal protection equipment, food, technology, supplies, and mental and spiritual care will fortify their capacity to maintain their health during this unprecedented time. Click here to donate. Supporting Pregnant Mothers A specific fund has been established to support virtual visits with families who are pregnant, to keep them safe and healthy during this critical moment of prenatal care. Your donation will get supplies and equipment into the hands of families to make these virtual prenatal care visits possible. Click here to donate. In-Kind Donations In-kind donations are a welcome and powerful way to show support. Due to the shelter in place order, we no longer have a daily public drop-off hours. However, for large quantity donations, please contact us to arrange a drop-off at our HCMC campus during the weekday. Items Needed: Masks, Respirators. Face Shields, Safety Glasses, Gowns, Gloves, Hand Sanitizer/Foam. Items must be in brand new in the original packaging. Contact Karin Meier at [email protected] or 612-919-9046 for more information. Sharing the Caring: Send a special note to care providers - and all the brave heroes on the front lines We are so proud of our staff at Hennepin Healthcare. We also recognize the brave work taking place all over the nation and world. We welcome you to share your words of encouragement and gratitude to those helping battle this worldwide pandemic. Take a moment to send a THANK YOU message through this special website. Click here to send your message. Spread the word on social media Please post any of the information above on your social media pages and follow Hennepin Healthcare on Facebook and Twitter for COVID-19 updates. Thank you for thinking of us during this time!