Goggles for Docs Donations
Cottam's Ski Shop in Taos or Quail Ridge Taos in El Prado
Goggles for Docs is a national initiative to get medical personnel protective eyewear. At this point there have been over 23,500 goggles donated.
There are two ways you can donate to the effort:
1. You can follow drop off instructions below and drop goggles off in a bin outside of Quail Ridge’s front office door (88 State Road 150, El Prado, NM 87529) or Cottam's Ski Shop downtown location (207 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571). Goggles will be collected and shipped to hospitals in need.
2.Go to Goggles for Docs and click on ‘Find a Hospital’ and you can search regions in need of goggles then ship goggles directly to hospitals. This is the most efficient way for donations to hospitals.
Drop Off Instructions
• ALWAYS practice appropriate social distancing.
• ALL gear should be wiped down and placed in a sealed, ziplock bag prior to placing in a drop-off receptacle.
• If possible, drop goggles directly into collecting receptacles without touching it.
• Be assured, the collection point person will wear gloves and wash their hands when handling your donation.
• When gear arrives at the medical facility, it will be disinfected according to each hospital’s protocol and to be used as they deem fit.
• If you must touch the collection bin, sanitize or wash your hands!
• GogglesforDocs will strive to get the goggles into the hands of those areas most in need.
Hospitals are signing up every day so if a state isn’t listed or has their current needs met that may change later in the day or the following day. Please share Goggles for Docs with medical personnel you may know (click HERE for how to sign up).