Two local "mommy bloggers" have teamed up with Matthew 25 Ministries and Tri-County Mall in order to collect donations for the people of Japan who were impacted by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Items accepted include the following:
- Monetary donations- Cash and checks are welcomed. Credit card donations are accepted online at Matthew 25's secure link, here.
- Non-perishable food- Canned vegetables, canned fruits, bulk, boxed, and bagged dry goods, nuts, peanut butter, dried fruits, granola, packets and envelopes of mixes, oatmeal, etc.
- Personal care products- Antibacterial soap, hand sanitizer, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, body wash, etc.
- Cleaning products- Laundry detergents, general cleaner, sponges, bleach (powdered form is preferred), mops, scrub brushes, buckets, rubber gloves, etc.
- First-aid items- Bandages, gauze, pads, first-aid tape, antiseptic creams, hydrogen peroxide, alcohol, latex gloves, instant cold packs, etc.
The mall parking lot is located at the corner of Princeton and Kemper Roads.