But not just any masks. They're specifically asking for Olson masks. In an effort to help flatten the curve and keep our healthcare providers safe, we are asking NRC athletes, families, and friends to help us fill this need.
Download one of the mask patterns below.
Make as many masks as you're able.
Email us your address & phone number by 7pm the night before your preferred pick-up.
On your pick-up date, place the masks outside your door.
That's it! We do the rest.
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There are two patterns below. The first pattern is recommended for folks who are less comfortable with sewing. The second pattern is a bit more advanced and would be best for those who are more experienced with sewing.
NOTE: The first pattern shows elastic bands to secure the masks.
Nemours has asked that all masks be made with ribbon or fabric ties for a more secure fit.
If I am only able to make a few masks, should I still participate?
Absolutely! Every donation is valuable regardless of its size.
What if I'm not good at sewing... is there anything else I can donate?
Yes! Nemours is also collecting the following items:
It's 10pm the night before a pick-up. Is it too late to request a pick-up for tomorrow?
Advance notice is extremely helpful in enabling us to get to all the pick-up locations requested on each pick-up date. We will do our best to accommodate late requests however we cannot guarantee requests made after 7pm.
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