Kick Off the New Year Serving Those Who Served
Veterans’ Holiday Relief Drive – Benefiting homeless and at-risk Veterans and Military Families
Please join HirePatriots in sponsoring the Department of South Dakota American Legion Auxiliary, Autumn Simunek, Miss South Dakota and partners in providing a comfortable New Year to our Veterans, military members, and their families in need throughout South Dakota.
Contribute a New Year “Buddy Basket” filled with essential household items, personal care items, and/or non-perishable food. (Filled buddy bags, boxes, or single item donations welcome.) Monetary donations or shopping gift cards welcome, mail to: ATTN: VETS RELIEF DRIVE, SD American Legion Auxiliary 129 North Main Avenue Hartford, SD 57033 or local American Legion Auxiliary unit or drop-off outreach center. HirePatriots also welcomes donations of like to assist with job fairs, contact Mark Baird at HirePatriots.com.
South Dakota Drop-Off Locations through January 30, 2016: Vermillion: The Broadcaster/Plain Talk ● 201 W Cherry Street; Main Street Center ● 320 West Main Street; Sioux Falls: American Legion Post 15 ● 1701 W Legion Drive; Berakhah House ● 400 N Western Avenue; Mitchell: American Legion Post 18 ● 107 N Main Street; Hot Springs: American Legion Post 71 ● 1045 Jennings Avenue; Rapid City: American Legion Post 22 ● 818 E Saint Patrick Str.; The Cornerstone Rescue Mission ● 30 Main Street Sturgis: Chamber of Commerce ● 2040 Junction Avenue; Deadwood: Chamber of Commerce ● 767 Main Street; Lawrence County Admin. Bldg. Lobby ● 90 Sherman Street; Spearfish: Area Chamber of Commerce ● 106 W Kansas Street; Black Hills Pioneer ● 315 Seaton Circle; Black Hills State University ● School of Education, Jonas 203A
“Buddy Basket” Home-Warming Welcome Recipe: Assemble a Laundry Basket/Waste Basket filled with: Paper Towels, Laundry Detergent, Household Cleansers, Rubber Gloves, Cleaning Sponges, Dust Pan w/Hand Brush, Light Bulbs, Flashlight, Batteries, Shower Curtains w/rings, Bath Towel Set, Bathroom Tissue, Dishes, Eating Utensils, Dish Soap, Dish Towel Set – Frosted with clear wrap/bow and greeting tag/card; Substitute or Single Household and Essential Items Welcome: Bed Sheets, Pillows, Blankets, and Sleeping Bags (all sizes); Small Appliances, Alarm Clocks, etc.; Hygiene Products, Warm Apparel and socks (all sizes)
For Department of South Dakota American Legion Auxiliary statewide drop-off locations or additional information visit:sdlegionaux.org, email: Autumn.Simunek@misssd.org, or call: 605.890.3093. Thank you for contributing to assist our military heroes and their families in your local area and across South Dakota.