What We Do

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MedWish recovers usable medical surplus from approximately 120 healthcare institutions in Northeast Ohio. In 2018, MedWish kept over 461,000 pounds of surplus supplies out of local landfills.


Sort & Repurpose

Volunteers and staff sort, quality check and pack donated surplus. In 2018, MedWish had more than 8,000 volunteer check-ins.



Our partners place orders that are shipped in suitcases, on pallets or in cargo containers. In 2018 alone, MedWish delivered over 265,000 pounds of supplies to 45 countries. Also, nonprofitsĀ  repurpose items to help animals, kids and neighborhoods thrive locally. MedWish donated more than 21,000 pounds of non-medical supplies through the Alternative Recycling Program during last year.