Charlotte Start-Up PHOOZY Donates Over $25,000 In Protective Gear to Healthcare Workers


Charlotte, NC start-up, PHOOZY, maker of protective capsules for phones, tablets, laptops and accessories, is donating more than $25,000 in products to healthcare workers and first responders across the nation, including First Responders 1st and What if Everyone, part of Mosaic Church, both based in Charlotte. The capsules will offer healthcare workers and first responders protection for their devices by reducing exposure and keeping them cleaner and safer in the environments where they work.

“I am grateful to PHOOZY for helping our first responders on the frontlines that are fighting this frightening pandemic.” commented Lonnie Clouse, Executive Director, First Responders 1st, “This capsule will help first responders give the best of themselves to their community knowing that their personal devices are protected during this difficult time.”

Additionally, PHOOZY has launched a new giveback program for health care workers and first responders. For every purchase on, the company will donate an Apollo Series Thermal Capsule to doctors, nurses and other hospital staffers, as well as police, fire and medic teams in communities across the nation. PHOOZY is providing a sitewide discount of 20% during this program.

“We are honored to be able to step in and help during this Coronavirus pandemic,” said Charlotte native, Co-Founder and CEO of PHOOZY, Kevin Conway. “Over the past week we’ve received several inquiries from workers looking to keep their devices clean and protected during this critical time. We are happy to support  those serving on the front lines of this pandemic.”

The donation to the organizations in Charlotte, where PHOOZY is based, is part of a larger donation the brand is making nationally to healthcare workers and first responders. PHOOZY is looking to outfit even more facilities with their phone capsules and is inviting members of the public to fill out this form to recommend a facility in need.

“The brave men and women on the front lines of this pandemic have our deepest respect,” commented Conway. “We are humbled to be able to offer support and provide whatever we can to help during this unprecedented time.”

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