HAITI

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March 25, 2009

HAITI MEDICAL MISSION TRIP MEDICAL SUPPLY DRIVE

Plans for a medical mission trip to Haiti are well underway! Trip costs are airfare + $500 and the deadline to sign up is March 31. If you are interested, please contact us right away as we are close to our trip capacity of 20 people.

Thanks to the generosity of many people, we were able to carry suitcases full of medications and vitamins to help with the medical mission conducted in Mozambique. We would like to appeal to the New Hope community once again for donation of the following items for the medical mission trip to Haiti. We will have a collection box in the foyer at New Hope. Thank you in advance for your giving hearts!

Acetaminophen (Tylenol)-80mg & 160mg liquid or chewables, 325, 500 & 1000mg tabs, Ibuprofen (Motrin)-100mg liquid, 200mg tabs Aspirin 81mg tabsPepcid AC- 20mg, 40mg (tabs)Vitamin A & D Ointment
Triple Antibiotic Ointment
Antifungal cream
Hydrocortisone cream
Gyne-cream (Monostat)
Loratadine (Claritin) 10mg, Non-Drowsy 24 hour
5mg Children's Chewable Tabs, 5mg/5ml Oral Solution
Dyphenhydramine (Benadryl) cream
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)-12.5mg liquid,25mg tabsLice treatment-cream and shampooMulti-Vitamins-Adult, Prenatal and Childrens
Eye drops (re-wetting drops)
Saline /Afrin Nasal Spray
TUMS tabs, Maalox & Mylanta liquids
Anti-bacterial hand gel
Solarcaine spray
Reading glasses, all strengths (can be found at some dollar stores or on ebay)
Ziploc bags- snack & sandwhich size to take home meds
Dixie cups- for water distribution w/ meds
Note: We need many doses of each item listed, as we'll usually give the entire bottle for a treatment regime.