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November 11, 2013
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United Way blanket and glove drive


United Way of Nevada County is holding a drive to collect blankets and gloves for the homeless in our community. Donate new or gently used blankets, sleeping bags and gloves and help the homeless stay warm this winter. Please donate new or gently used blankets (preferably twin size), sleeping bags and/or women’s, men’s and children’s gloves. Everything collected will stay in our community. Help us keep the homeless warm this winter.

Drop off locations include Walker’s Office Supplies, J.C. Penney, B&C True Value Home Center, the lobby of the Rood Center, Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce, Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, Bank of America (Sutton Way and South Church Street branches), Sammy’s Friends and the United Way office (call first) located at 743 Maltman Drive in Grass Valley.

Do you want to put out a collection box at your business? We have Blanket Drive Kits, which include a box, and fliers. Please let us know if you are interested in participating in this holiday collection. For information, call 530-274-8111 or email admin@UWNC.org.


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The Union Updated Nov 11, 2013 02:26PM Published Nov 11, 2013 02:26PM Copyright 2013 The Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.