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HirePatriots Sponsors Veterans’ Holiday Relief Drive for New Year 2016

Posted by on January 11, 2016 in News

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: [email protected], 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.


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