Henry Schein, Inc. announced that it is accepting applications for the Global Product Donation Program, which provides selected medical and dental organizations with a broad array of healthcare products and supplies to support their efforts to expand access to care for the underserved.
Each recipient will receive two or more donations of product over the course of two years, with a total fair-market value ranging anywhere from $5,000 to $25,000. The deadline to apply for the 2020 program is August 15, 2019.
The Global Product Donation Program is an initiative of Henry Schein Cares, the corporate social responsibility program of Henry Schein, Inc., which aims to expand access to healthcare for underserved and at-risk populations around the world by promoting wellness, prevention, treatment and education; providing emergency preparedness and relief; and building healthcare capacity.
Applicants must be a nonprofit organization that is tax-exempt under IRS Section 501(c)(3) and is a public charity and is in alignment with the organization's goals with the mission of Henry Schein Cares.
The applicant should include details regarding the size of the community it serves; the number of healthcare professionals involved; their ability to use and dispense a selection of dental and medical products that are distributed based strictly on availability (recipients may not request specific products).
Applicants should have ability to store large pallets of products twice a year and must be able to accept a shipment in the United States.
Organizations will be notified of their application status by November 30, 2019. If accepted, organizations will proceed with enrollment for the 2020 program.