Updated April 4, 2020
Multnomah County and the City of Portland have launched the Joint Volunteer Information Center to coordinate a regional response to COVID-19. Organizations and individuals across the area have asked how they can help, offering their time and goods to help slow the spread of this virus.
Please check this page frequently as needs for donations and volunteers will change rapidly.
Sign up to volunteer
Interested in volunteering to help Multnomah County and the City of Portland respond to this outbreak? Complete our online volunteer interest form or call 503-406-3696 to express interest and someone will contact you as opportunities to volunteer are identified.
Currently our greatest need is for volunteers to help in our shelters.
Donate personal protective equipment
Multnomah County and the City of Portland are seeking specific protective gear, which should be unused and in good condition:
N95 respirators and N95 filters
Other respirators (P100's, PAPR's, and PAPR supplies or parts)
Donate other goods and services
The Joint response is also seeking donations of:
Home-made face covers or home-made cloth face coverings
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered disinfectant
No longer accepting
Medical and first-aid supplies not listed above
Donation drop sites
Portland Fire & Rescue
Fire Marshal Office, 1300 SE Gideon St., Portland
Noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
501 SE Hawthorne, Portland (loading dock on 6th St.)
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Other goods or services?
Multnomah County and the City of Portland are working to match offers of service with community needs. Please fill out this form so we know how you want to help. The donation and volunteer coordination team will contact you if we identify a community need that matches your offer.
Request a donation
If you are a government, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization or medical provider seeking a donation: request a donation through the Multnomah County Emergency Operations Center.
If you are an individual requesting help or supplies: Contact 2-1-1 info to learn about available community resources.
Questions about donations? call 503-406-3696