Veteran’s Relief Drive

When:
November 20, 2017 – January 31, 2018 all-day
2017-11-20T00:00:00-07:00
2018-02-01T00:00:00-07:00

Name: Veteran’s Relief Drive
Date: November 20, 2017 – January 31, 2018
Event Description:
Veterans’ Holiday Relief Drive – Benefiting homeless and at-risk Veterans and Military Families

Please join the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 164 of Spearfish with the 6th annual Veterans’ Holiday Relief Drive through January 31, 2018. Providing a comfortable holiday season to our veterans, military members, and their families that may be homeless or in need.

Spearfish Drop-Off Locations:
Spearfish Grace Balloch Memorial Library ● 625 N. 5th Street
(Mon.-Thurs. 9-7; Fri. –Sat. 9-5; and Sun. 1-5)
Black Hills Pioneer ● 315 Seaton Circle

Monetary contributions or shopping gift cards may be mail to:
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 164, Attn: VHRD – 19650 Mossing Lane Spearfish, SD 57783

Buddy Basket Home-Warming Welcome Recipe
Assemble a Laundry Basket/Waste Basket filled with:
Paper Towels, Laundry Detergent, Household Cleansers, Rubber Gloves, Cleaning Sponges, Dust Pan w/Hand Brush, Light Bulbs, Flashlight, Batteries, Alarm Clock, Shower Curtain w/Rings, Bath Towel Set, Bathroom Tissue, Dishes, Eating Utensils, Dish Soap; Dish Towel Set – Frosted with clear wrap, bow, and greeting tag

Buddy Bag Thank A Hero Recipe: Assemble a Bag filled with: Personal Hygiene Products, Hand Towel Set, Shower Shoes or Slippers, Socks, Hat Gloves Scarf Set; Shopping or Salon Gift Card – Sealed with a note or card of appreciation

Substitute, Homemade or Single Items Welcome: Bedding, Warm Apparel, Small Appliances, Thermos, Bottled Water, Sun Screen, Lip Balm, Bus Passes; Pre-Paid Phone Card; Personal Hygiene Products: Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Dental Floss, Mouthwash, Shampoo, Conditioner, Bar Soap, Deodorant, Shave Cream, Lotion, Foot Powder; Hair Brush, Comb,
Nail Clipper, Nail File, Razor, Antibacterial Wipes/Sanitizers, Band-Aids, Tissues; Q-Tips; Bedding: Sheets, Pillows, Pillow Cases, Blankets, Quilts; Sleeping Bags
 
For additional statewide drop-off locations or information contact: Autumn Simunek via VeteransHRD@gmail.com, call 605.890.3093, or visit SDLegionaux.org. The associated VHRD service-learning project welcomes schools, students, and youth groups to participate, registration required via emailing project contact.

Thank you for contributing to South Dakota’s Veteran Outreach programs in your local community and across South Dakota.