We can help: Operation Jersey

We’ve been looking for a way that our family can help the people who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. I just found out that we can join Operation Jersey! Here is the information I received today:

Hurricane Sandy donations are accepted at 1080 EAST College Ave, State College, PA – in the parking lot of Blaise Alexander Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge car dealership, across from Damon’s. For updates go to https://www.facebook.com/OperationJersey.

The following items are urgently needed:

Updated: 11/5/12 11:40am
Open Mon & Tues Nov 5-6 from 10am-6pm

**Please note we can no longer accept gently used clothing. Unworn clothing with tags can be accepted. We can only accept gently used blankets and very good condition childrens coats. All hygiene products must be packaged. Linens must be new. Any baby food, formula must still be safety sealed. Please, please check expiration dates. I cannot send expired products.**

Flashlights and Batteries – especially “D” Empty gas canisters
Small personal portable toilets for the elderly

Generators

Cleaning products

Work gloves

Feminine hygiene products

Diapers (all sizes)

Wipes
Baby Lotion
Diaper Cream
Baby Food
Body lotion
Baby and kids warm clothes
Kids backpacks
Blankets
Linens
Towels
Baby Bottles/Nipples
Formula
Pacifiers
BOXES!!!!
“AAA”
Bottled Water
Juice Boxes
Sports Drinks
Coffee/filters
Mixes-powdered ice tea/lemonade/hot cocoa Canned foods- vegetables, fruits, pasta
Pasta Sauce

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Dry and Canned Soups
Snacks- granola bars, pretzels, chips
Detergent
Gum/Candy
Garage bags
Dish Soap
Disinfectent (Lysol, antibacterial)
Candles
Matches
Paper Towels
Tissues
Pain Reliever (tylenol/advil/generic brands ok) Body Wash
Soap
Toothbrushes (adults/children)
Toothpaste
Mouth wash
Dental floss
Razors
Shampoo
Conditioner
Anti-Lice Shampoo for kids
Hair combs/brushes (unused)
Children Books
Coloring Books
Crayons
Children Activities
Underwear (men,women,children)
Socks (children, men, women)
Space Heaters

Anything nonperishable (think Thanksgiving…)

*** Organizations are NOT accepting furniture at this time. Please remember to give NON EXPIRED items. We need QUALITY as well as QUANTITY… and please remember it’s holiday time soon… if there are any unopened gifts that you would like to send… please don’t hesitate!!!***

Enjoy your home,

About Laura

We are one little family and we're on a mission: we want to discover our hometown and share the treasures with you! Just think of all the tractor-pulls, restaurants, farm stands, mom-and-pop shops, and local attractions that we'll enjoy together. We hope that our discoveries and ideas strengthen your family and our hometown Penns Valley, Pennsylvania.
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