Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to a few of the most commonly asked questions fielded by the Brother's Brother Foundation team.

All donations must be pre-approved and meet our guidelines to make sure your donations are accepted.

Donations We Accept

  • Pharmaceuticals and supplies from manufacturers
  • Over-the-counter medication (expiration must be over a year away)
  • Short-dated pharmaceuticals from manufacturers*
  • Short-dated medical supplies*
  • Hospital beds and equipment from facilities
  • Walkers, canes, crutches, bedside commodes, shower chairs, etc.
  • Wheelchairs, non-electric preferable

*Twelve months or more remaining until expiration.

Donations We Cannot Accept

  • Items that have not been completely sanitized and cleaned
  • Expired items or items that will expire in less than six months (unless specifically requested by the recipient organization)
  • Prescriptions that have been issued to an individual
  • Most high-tech equipment (call to be sure)
  • Equipment in need of repair