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Carthage nursing students accepting donations for Shalom Center through Sunday

By

Suzanne Scumaci

October 02, 2019

Carthage nursing students are teaming up with the Kenosha Shalom Center to provide Love Packs for our friends, people of the shelter. These backpacks can provide toiletries and several other items for men and women experiencing homelessness. Please consider donating new or gently-used items to fill the bags. Donation boxes will be at The Tower, Tarble, Straz, Lentz, and other off-site locations, and are being collected through Sunday, Oct. 6.

What items can be donated?

  • Combs and hairbrushes
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Toothbrushes/toothpaste
  • Winter hats and gloves
  • Headphones
  • Reusable water bottles
  • Decks of cards
  • Crossword/word search puzzles
  • Pens/pencils
  • Deodorant
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Razor/shaving cream
  • And more!

Please no food or drink of any kind!

Questions? Please email Debbie at dwood1@carthage.edu.

Thank you for your support!

SPONSORING DEPARTMENT, OFFICE, OR ORGANIZATION:

Nursing

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Debbie Wood dwood1@carthage.edu