Red Cross Totes of Hope help area veterans
The American Red Cross of Northeastern New York Region’s second annual “Totes of Hope” campaign is collecting personal care items for local veterans in need through Sept. 5.
Donations of new, basic care items, such as socks, shaving cream, shampoo, body wash, deodorant, toothbrushes and toothpaste, dental floss, playing cards, disposable razors, fleece throws, and tissues will be collected at Red Cross offices:
American Red Cross of Northeastern New York: 33 Everett Road, Albany;
American Red Cross Adirondack-Saratoga Chapter: 74 Warren St, Glens Falls;
American Red Cross of the Mid-Hudson Valley: 103 Hooker Ave, Poughkeepsie.
Personal notes of thanks to veterans who will receive the totes are encouraged.
Visit http://www.redcross.org/ny/albany/totes-of-hope or contact Dianna Rios at (518) 694-5160.
Gloria MazurePost Author
Boomer & Senior Resources is dedicated to empowering area seniors, their caregivers and healthcare professionals to obtain the knowledge and resources needed to provide quality care for an aging relative, friend or patient.
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