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Got Candy? Help the homeless

Are you looking to donate some of your excess Easter candy? Maybe you can’t pass up a 90% off deal at the store? Please contact Betsy Sawyer at Kbjsaw@hotmail.com. She is a volunteer for several homeless outreach programs.  

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Purse and Bag Project – EHS Ends April 22

Edwardsville EHS EPIC students are collecting gently used purses and drawstring bags for the homeless. They also need items to fill the bags – Non perishable food (snack size cheese crackers, granola bars, bags of nuts, slim-jims, trail mix, raisins, … Continue reading

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Shoe Drive, Paper Shredding, & Goodwill Drop Off – Saturday March 12th

  Stop by the Home and Garden show this Saturday at MEHS – to drop off the following items to recycle / donate: MERS Goodwill accepting donations (no TVs, CRT Monitors, Mattresses, Box Springs, large appliances or chemicals) Scott Credit … Continue reading

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Prom Dresses and Accessories Needed

Please donate your old Prom dress to Junior Service Club – Every girl should feel like a princess on that special day…Prom! The JSC Boutique provides formal wear to girls who could not otherwise afford to attend their Prom. Through … Continue reading

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Teen Clothing Drive – Madison County Courthouse – Ends January 10th

Looking for something for your teens to do over the holidays? Have them clean out their closets! Help the Illinois JusticeCorps celebrate the 2016 MLK Day of Service by donating new and gently used clothing for children ages 12-17 in … Continue reading

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LMS Toy and Food Drive ends Dec 11

Both Liberty and Lincoln Middle Schools will be collecting new toys and non perishable food for the their annual drive. FIT and GO students have wrapped boxes in preparation for the annual toy and food drive. Please consider sending in … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts – Scouting for Food – Saturday November 21st

On November 14th, Scouts distributed bags in local communities to collect canned food for local food pantries. The Scouts are asking residents to fill these bags with canned food and place them by their front doors before 9 a.m. on … Continue reading

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Glen Ed Food Pantry

There are several collections for the Glen Ed Pantry coming up. As you are purchasing items for you family, please keep in mind those within our community that the pantry supports and pick up an item that is in need. … Continue reading

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Teen Clothing Drive – St. John’s UMC – Ends October 11th

Now through Oct. 11th bring gently used clothing for our teens in need. The St. John’s youth group is collecting clothing for our area middle and high school students. Donation suggestions include: jeans, t-shirts, flannels and hoodies. Let us congratulate … Continue reading

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Halloween Costume Drive (Toddler – Adult) Ends October 23rd

Project AVA is proud to introduce our Halloween “Bootique”. From September 25 – October 23rd we will be collecting new and gently used Halloween costumes, size toddler through youth size large. Our goal is to reach children who would otherwise … Continue reading

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