The general public is invited to assist Seymour Elks Lodge 462 acquire the brand new gadgets for veterans in Jackson County nursing properties and assisted dwelling services.
These embody deodorant, facial tissues, haircare merchandise (particularly waterless shampoo), toothbrushes, toothpaste, cleaning soap (solely Dove or Ivory), home slippers, lap blankets (just a few wanted), small notebooks, pencils, enjoying playing cards (massive print, new decks solely), pocket video games, massive white socks and phrase search puzzle books. Alcohol, razors/sharp objects and nail clippers is not going to be accepted.
Donations could also be dropped off between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. Tuesday by way of Saturday on the Seymour Elks Lodge/Brewskies Downtown, 117 E. Second St., Seymour, earlier than Dec. 7.
Money donations are also accepted, and checks may be made payable to Elks Charity Fund, P.O. Field 1, Seymour, IN 47274 by Dec. 1.
Volunteers are wanted for the present bag stuffing at a time and placement to be introduced. Drivers and a passenger are also wanted to ship luggage to Autumn Hint, Lined Bridge Well being Campus, Lutheran Neighborhood House, Seymour Crossing and Seymour Place.
For data, name Wayne or Judy Gilbert at 812-966-2255.