U.S. Department of Education Announces Hand Sanitizer Donation Offer

U.S. Department of Education Announces Hand Sanitizer Donation Offer

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Donations Office received a large quantity of hand sanitizer for distribution. The U.S. Department of Education is assisting FEMA with communicating this opportunity to schools across the country.

Description of Product

  • Plastic bottles – 3 oz., 8 oz., 12 oz., 30 oz., 34 oz. and 50 mL sizes.
  • Full truckloads [26 pallets] of each size available. Must order by truckload/size bottle:
    • 50mL (1.7oz.) – 269,568 units per truckload.
    • 3 oz. – 144,144
    • 8 oz. – 59,904
    • 12 oz. – 112,320
    • 30 oz. – 17,160
    • 34 oz. – 18,720
  • Moisturizing formula, 62% alcohol, expiration date 09/2022, Safety Data Sheet
  • See Equate Hand Sanitizers for product information

Logistical Information

  • Transportation will be provided by donor.
  • If the size requested is not available, the donor may substitute with a different size. 
  • Immediately available for shipping – supply will not last long.
  • Each truck load will be shipped to one location, then it can be further distributed by recipient, including international.
  • A Hold Harmless Agreement must be completed and returned when placing order.
  • Recipient location must be able to off-load 53’ semi-trailer – loading dock, forklift/pallet jack required – and safely store delivered supply.


  1. Complete the following forms:
    1. a. WM Hold Harmless Agreement
    2. b. WM Request Template
  2. Send completed forms to FEMA-Donations-Mgt@fema.dhs.gov with subject line: Hand Sanitizer Donation. 


The U.S. Department of Education is providing assistance to FEMA. The Department’s assistance to FEMA should not be viewed or construed as an endorsement of any particular product or brand of hand sanitizer, nor any particular product or brand donor(s). Any questions should be directed to FEMA-Donations-Mgt@fema.dhs.gov.

Last Modified: 4/14/2021 4:01:43 PM