MOORESVILLE, N.C. (WCNC) — Hospitals across the country are facing shortages due to COVID-19 response. Lowe's Home Improvement is hoping to help, by sending essential items to hospitals in need.
The Mooresville-based company is funding protective gear for hospitals nationwide.
Lowe's President and CEO Marvin Ellison said in a statement on March 20 that the company is committing $25 million to support the needs of Lowe's associates, customers and the larger communities during this time.
As part of that, the company is donating $10 million in essential protective products to help keep medical professionals on the frontlines safe.
"We deeply appreciate their actions and commitment," Ellison said in the statement.