Heartland Group Still Collecting for Katrina Victims

Heartland Group Still Collecting for Katrina Victims
By: Heartland News

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H
eartland group is working to get donations and goods to victims of
H
urricane
K
atrina
who still need help.

The Scott County search and rescue k-9 unit says officials in the Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi area contacted them asking for lots of items that are in short supply in the south.

T

hey include things like blankets, diapers, household supplies, space heaters and appliances.
I
f you donate, they'll make sure people in the south get them.

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ou can drop these goods off at four locations:
G
enesis
T
ransportation in
C
ape
G
irardeau
J
erry's
R
estaurant in
M
arble
H
ill
S
tyle
S
top
L
ife
S
tyle in
J
ackson
M
iner
B
aptist
C
hurch in
S
ikeston
Needs List:
  • Bedding sheets, pillows
  • Blankets
  • Broom, dust pans and mops, buckets
  • Canned food
  • Coats
  • Coffee
  • Coffee Pots
  • Deodorant
  • Diapers - Newborn (4,5,6)
  • Dish soap
  • Dog and cat food
  • Extension cords
  • Flash lights
  • Garbage bags
  • Gloves (up to elbow)
  • Hammers and nails
  • Laundry soap
  • Paper towels
  • Pots, pans and utensils
  • Rakes
  • Respirator masks
  • Shovels
  • Space heaters
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels (bath, kitchen, washcloths)
  • Any usable appliances