October 17, 2013
The Women’s Auxiliary of Baldwin City American Legion Post 228 is once again collecting items to help stock gift shops at Veteran’s Administration hospitals, where hospitalized veterans will be able to select Christmas gifts for their families. Suggested donations include jewelry, small tools, DVDs, basketballs, footballs, stuffed animals, dolls, electronics. towel sets and clothes such as sweatshirts, nightgowns and flannel shirts. Gifts should be new and boxes containing clothing should indicate the size.
Items should be dropped off before Nov. 15 at the home of Archer Carlson on Baker Street. For more information, call Wincel Jehle at 594-3100.
Originally published at: http://www.baldwincity.com/news/2013/oct/17/veterans-gift-shop-drive-gets-underway/