Canisius Donates Gloves to Catholic Health

April 2, 2020

Buffalo, NY - The Biology Department at Canisius College recently answered the call from Catholic Health, requesting donations of personal protective equipment (PPE). On Thursday, April 2, the department's laboratory manager, Larry Tassini, organized and personally delivered 6,000 pairs of non-sterile nitrile exam-grade gloves to Mercy Hospital in South Buffalo.

The gloves will be worn by healthcare workers to protect them and to help prevent the spread of the virus COVID-19.