Public donations will soon be accepted for the unaccompanied migrant children being housed at the Pennsylvania International Academy, according to HHS.
A drop box will be set up at the Erie First Assembly Church located at 8150 Oliver Rd South, Erie, PA 16509.
Donations will be accepted the following dates & times:
- April 24 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- April 25 – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- May 1 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- May 2 – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Items being accepted include:
- toiletries, hair ties
The children are between the ages of 7 and 12. You can call the church at (814) 868-4876 for more information on donating.
If you are interested in working directly with the children you can fill out this form here.
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