Manufacturing Taskforce

The Manufacturing Taskforce is designed to be a resource for those who want to play an active role in the "WAR on Coronavirus".


 ***MISSION ALERT: GDEcD is supporting Governor Kemp’s call for Georgia Manufacturers and Distributors to help with critical health care supply needs. If your business that can provide, produce, distribute, store – or quickly be repurposed to create – items included in the list of vital projects in the following form, we ask you to complete and submit it as soon as possible:*** 

GMA - We will continue our regularly scheduled Manufacturing TASK FORCE call each Tuesday at 10:00am

You are invited to join us for our TASK FORCE call to learn about what we are doing.


If you are a decision-maker in the manufacturing community and would be willing to commit labor, equipment or materials in the effort to combat the Coronavirus epidemic, please email a list of everything you have available to

Our team of volunteers led by Kimberly Falkenhayn will be consolidating this information and providing it to the appropriate contacts.

The governor’s office has identified the below list of needed items so far. 

  • Ventilators
  • Negative Pressure Machines
  • Hospital Beds
  • Sanitation Units
  • No-Touch Thermometers (Regular Thermometers if No-Touch Thermometers are not available)
  • Sanitizing Wipes
  • Sanitizing Spray
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Shoe Covers
  • Gloves (Various Sizes/Nitrile or latex-free)
  • Surgical Gowns
  • Tyvek Suits
  • Surgical Masks
  • N-95 Masks or Equivalent
  • Safety Goggles
  • Face Shields
  • Hair Covers
  • Air Purifying Machines

You are encouraged to complete the form provided by the GDEcD above first followed by this form below to ensure nothing gets overlooked. We will share it with the appropriate organization as well.