In collaboration with Cross Industrial Services and Del-Con Construction, who are sponsoring “Friends Indeed,” West Baton Rouge Parish is joining other parishes to collect items for our friends in the Lake Charles and surrounding areas.
Please bring your donations to the Port Allen Community Center Pavilion (located behind the community center bldg.), at 749 N. Jefferson Ave. starting Tuesday, September 15 through Wednesday, September 23. Hours of operation will be 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.
Our friends to the west are in need; let’s be a friend indeed!
The following list of items will be accepted:
- Paper Goods (plates, towels, toilet tissue), plastic eating utensils,
- Cleaning Supplies (bleach, Pine Sol, disinfectants, laundry soap, dishwashing soap, mops, push brooms, clothes pins, clothes lines, heavy duty rubber gloves, trash bags)
- Personal Hygiene Items (shampoo, toothpaste, deodorant, feminine products, adult diapers)
- Baby Supplies (diaper sizes 5 & 6, baby foods)
- Equipment (generators, oil (10w-30), gasoline)
- Tools (rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows)
- Household Items (air mattresses, charcoal, lighter fluid, matches or lighters, Coleman propane fuel bottles-16.4 oz., batteries, small LED flashlights, extension cords, power strips, night lights, wasp/hornet spray, ant poison, mosquito spray, small ac units)
- Grocery Items (water, Gatorade, Powerade, canned goods)
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