Northwestern schools host hurricane disaster relief

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Donations are being accepted for the recent Hurricane victims in Texas and Florida.  There will be donation boxes set up at Northwestern schools for children to drop off their non-perishable items.

Donations can also be dropped off at the old Dollar Store starting the week of September 12th from 10am-7pm, Tuesday through Friday and 12pm-4pm on Saturday.

A fund has been set up at Andover Bank. Donations can be dropped off at the Borough Office, Dollar Store, and the Andover Bank.

The following items would be greatly appreciated:

Canned food items, boxed pasta, cereal, cases of water, paper towels, toilet tissue, paper plates, plastic forks, spoons, knives, kleenexes, cleaning products, baby diapers, baby wipes and all non-perishable items for babies, shampoo, toothpaste, bath soap, deodorant, razors, first aid products such as band-aids, ointment, etc.

Additional items needed:

Walkers, crutches, adult diapers

Volunteers are still needed to work one or two hours.  If you can help, please contact Rick Irvine at 814-859-0337, Cell 814-449-7587, or Barb Hershelman after 4:30pm at 814-882-6200.

Thank you in advance for making this a success for our fellow Americans in this great time of need.

**Please note:  No glass items or clothing will be accepted at this time.

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