Vermont and Upstate New York are experiencing disastrous flooding after Hurricane Irene. There are already a couple sites in Vermont accepting disaster relief boxes for the flood victims.
Donate your extra supplies and coupons to:
Coupons For Charity 185 Lilleyville Rd East Calais VT 05650
The Salvation Army is taking the following items:
Canned Food and Non Perishable Food Items, New or clean, used, sorted Seasonal Summer Clothing and Shoes, Bottled Water, Laundry Detergent, Hygiene Items (i.e. soap, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, Toilet paper etc.), New Unopened packages of socks/underwear, Coolers, Blankets, Bedding, Trash Bags, Cleaning Supplies, Gloves, Canned Goods Or Non-Perishable Boxed Foods, Infant supplies (formula, baby food, diapers, baby wipes), Packaged snack items (granola bars, pretzels, cookies, snack cakes, etc.), Small toys (stuffed animals, dolls, chalk, bubbles, cars, coloring books, crayons, puzzles etc.)
Flood Relief, Salvation Army, 25 Keith Avenue. Barre, VT 05641
I hope to have more resources for you as the days progress on how to specifically help victims of Hurricane Irene. Know of an organization accepting emergency supply donations? Please let me know!