Bring any you have completed to AUMC and we will get to UMCOR for other disasters.

Listed below are the contents required for the Cleaning Kits and Hygiene Kits for UMCOR's response to the flood disaster in the Humphreys County area.


You can bring these items to church or TAKE to: Cookeville FUMC's Freeman Building, 165 E. Broad Street in Cookeville - Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 4 PM - Friday from 9 AM until Noon. Please call 931/526-2177 before you go.


UMCOR Hygiene Kit

(Kit Value: $12 per kit)

Please, please COMPLETE THE ENTIRE BUCKET; don't bring just parts of a 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





   Large Heavy duty garbage bags

   Blowers or fans. These will not be returned


   Square shovels.









UMCOR Cleaning Kit

(Kit Value: $75 per bucket)

Please, please COMPLETE THE ENTIRE BUCKET; don't bring just parts of a kit.


One five-gallon round bucket with re-sealable lid

     (14.35” h x 12.19” w x 12.19” d) - NO screw lids - may be used, but must be

     free from all residual product - advertisements on the outside acceptable

          One 32-64 oz. bottle liquid laundry detergent

One 16-40 oz. bottle liquid concentrate household cleaner - NO spray cleaners

          One 16-34 oz. bottle dish soap

          One 4-8 oz. pump spray air freshener

One 6-14 oz. pump spray insect repellent (pack of 10-20 wipes acceptable)Pump spray bottles must have protective covers

One scrub brush - with or without handle

18 re-useable cleaning wipes - NO terrycloth, microfiber or paper towels -

remove from packaging

Five scouring pads - NO stainless-steel pads with soap in them - remove from        packaging

          36-50 clothespins

          One 50-100 ft. clothesline (cotton or plastic line)

24 roll of heavy-duty trash bags (33-45-gallon sizes) - remove from packaging

Five N95 particulate respirator dust masks (1-3 mm thickness) - NO surgical


Two pairs kitchen gloves - durable for multiple uses - remove from packaging

One pair work gloves - cotton with leather palm or all leather



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