Hidalgo Starr County Medical Society hosting donation drive

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Hidalgo-Starr County Medical Society (source: HSCMS)

As the COVID-19 situation continues, healthcare professionals at the frontline of the pandemic are seeing a shortage of medical supplies.

To get more supplies for local physicians, the Hidalgo Starr County Medical Society is hosting a donation drive on Wednesday and Thursday for local doctors for products they desperately need. 

Items needed include:

  • Unopened N95 masks
  • Surgical masks
  • Gowns
  • Disposable gloves
  • Face shields

The donation drive will take place on Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hidalgo Starr Medical Society in McAllen.

Donated materials should be in their original packaging and not be opened. 

For more information, contact (956) 994-3175 or email

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