UMCOR Hygiene Kit

Providing basic necessities to those who are most vulnerable during times of crisis. Hygiene Kits are distributed during disasters, whether socio-economic or as the result of a natural occurrence.


UMCOR Hygiene Kit Assembly & Shipping Instructions (Kit Value: $12 per kit)

One hand towel (15 x 25 –17 x 27 inches)
  • No kitchen, cleaning, or microfiber towels
One washcloth
  • No kitchen, cleaning, or microfiber towels
One comb
  • Must be sturdy with at least 6 inches of teeth
  • No pocket combs or picks
  • Rattail and combs without handles are acceptable but must have at least 6 inches of teeth
One toenail or fingernail clipper
  • No emery boards or metal nail files
Bath-size soap (3 oz. bar or larger)
  • No Ivory or Jergen’s soap
  • Do not remove from packaging
One adult toothbrush
  • Do not remove from packaging
  • Personal advertising not acceptable
10 adhesive bandages (¾ by 3 inches)
  • Common household bandages acceptable
One one-gallon size re-sealable bag
  • Lay hand towel flat on a table.
  • Lay the washcloth in the center of the hand towel.
  • Place all remaining items on top of the washcloth (except the plastic bag).
  • Fold the sides of the hand towel to cover the items.
  • Grasp the bundle tightly and roll over the remainder of the towel.
  • Place the tightly rolled bundle in the plastic bag, remove air, and seal.Sample Description
  • All items must be new.
  • Do not wash any of the items as they will no longer be considered new.
  • Do not include any personal notes, money or additional materials in the kits.
  • Contents of kits or the containers of kits should not be imprinted with cartoon characters, advertisements, religious, patriotic, military or camouflage symbols.
  • Please send a single check to the Sager Brown Depot or the affiliate warehouse that will receive your donation of hygiene kits. The check amount should cover the total number of kits times $2.00 for the cost of toothpaste and shipping. On the memo line, please indicate that the funds are an additional donation to cover costs associated with relief supply kits.