Supplies collected for female troops

DOWNEY - Soroptimist International of Downey is partnering with Ladies of Liberty and Soldiers Angels to send supplies to female troops stationed overseas.Collection bins are located at the Downey YMCA, Bob's Big Boy and Saywell Florist, where residents can donate items such as body and face wash, body lotion, hand and foot cream, black hair ties, shampoo and conditioner, hairspray, hair brushes and toothbrushes, ladies deodorant, make-up, nail polish and remover, feminine hygiene products, new or handmade blankets, and food such as cookies, crackers, protein bars, chips and candy. Residents are also encouraged to write letters of encouragement to troops. For more information, call Lindsey Louder at (310) 415-9406 or Mia Vasquez at (562) 806-3217.

********** Published: September 29, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 24