For the second week in a row, the Apaches of the Darien YMCA Guides and Princesses Nation will be collecting and transporting the most needed goods to the most affected areas of Queens and/or Brooklyn THIS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18. Please help us with this effort by dropping off any/all of the most needed supplies (see list below) in the front parking lot of Hindley School, 10 Nearwater Lane in Darien between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. this Sunday, Nov. 18. Darien’s first through fifth grade sons, daughters and dads of the Darien Nation will be there to help load the items and bring them down to various Occupy Sandy and FEMA Disaster Centers.
Most needed items are:
-Cleaning Supplies & Hardware (Brooms, Mops, Flat Shovels Cleaners, Bleach)
-Tape-Duct and/or packing and/or Scotch Tape
-Garbage Bags (Heavy Duty)
-Plastic Storage Bins
-Batteries (especially AA)
-Diapers and Wipes
-Toiletries (Soap, Shampoo, Deodorant, Sanitary)
-Medical-First Aid, Hydrogen Peroxide
-Anything that produces heat
-Baby/Toddler food and/or formula
Please note while they are in urgent need of blankets, the centers DO NOT want/need any more clothes.
Cash donations will be accepted as well. We will purchase items with whatever cash is donated and include them with the other items we bring.