Gundersen employees team up with local dentist to send medical supplies to Ukraine

Dr. Victoria Alexander is a native of Ukraine and plans to help deliver the supplies

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)- La Crosse’s healthcare workers are sending supplies to Ukraine.

Gundersen Health System has teamed up with a local dentist and native of Ukraine, Dr. Victoria Alexander. Dr. Alexander will help deliver the medical supplies they collect- like exam gloves, wound care supplies, and chest tubes to Ukraine.

The group packed up its first shipment on Thursday, March 10th. Their goal is to fill a semi-truck with donations to send to Ukrainian health care workers.