Friday, September 02, 2005

Helping in Baton Rouge

From Volunteers of America in Baton Rouge -- Donations Are Needed We need to collect donations for our New Orleans affiliate’s clients, staff and their families. They will be living in our shelters and operating out of our offices until they are able to return home. The following items are needed to stock apartments, shelters, offices: • Personal Hygiene Items (soap, deodorant, shampoo, etc.) • Baby items (diapers, wipes, etc.) • Non-perishable foods • Linens (sheets, blankets, towels, etc.) • Bedding (cots, mattresses, pillows, etc.) • Clothing adults/children (undergarments, shoes, socks, pants, shirts) • Paper products (plates, paper towels, forks, spoons, toilet paper) • Small appliances and other household items (pots, pans, dishes) • Toys, games, books, coloring books, craft supplies, etc. • Gift cards (Target, Wal-mart, Winn-Dixie, Albertsons, etc.) • Hot meals for 32 Please take donations to the Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge Administrative office 3765 Government Street Contact Charissa at 225-408-3796 with questions.