Drives set up across northwest Ohio to help Sandy victims - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

Drives set up across northwest Ohio to help Sandy victims

TOLEDO, OH (TOLEDO NEWS NOW) - Groups around northwest Ohio are holding drives to help victims of Hurricane Sandy.

ISOH

ISOH Impact is collecting supplies for a bucket brigade. View a list of needed supplies. Supplies can be dropped off at the ISOH/IMPACT's distribution center located at 905 Farnsworth Rd. in Waterville, OH. There is a P.O.D.S. container onsite at this location for 24/7 drop-offs. Supplies an also be dropped off at any Toledo area Tireman Auto Service Center location. No glass items or clothing.

Toledo Walleye

The Walleye are teaming up with ISOH/IMPACT and the Bucket Brigade to put together an emergency relief shipment to aid to those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Please consider bringing food and supplies to the Walleye home games on November 7, 10 and 11 to help fill five-gallon buckets. Donation bins will be set up at the Huntington Center entrances.

There are six categories of buckets we are looking to fill: Operation Cleanup; Operation Feed-a-Family; Operation Baby Care; Operation Personal Care; Operation Puppy Care; Operation Kitty Care. View a list of items that will be accepted.  Get more details.

Owens Community College

Owens students are holding a drive Nov. 7-13. The supply drive efforts are being coordinating by Owens' Honors Club student organization. Items being collected include bottled water, blankets, sleeping bags, tarps, paper towels, toilet paper, laundry detergent, mops, brooms, shovels, snow shovels, rakes, box fans, flashlights, batteries, shop vacuums, canned and non-perishable food items, personal care items, baby care items, first aid supplies and pet supplies, among other items.

Area residents can drop off their charitable donations on the Toledo-area Campus in the College Hall Atrium, the Student Health and Activities Center, the Library and Founders Hall. Owens' Toledo-area Campus is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township.

At the conclusion of the supply drive, all disaster relief items will be donated to the ISOH/IMPACT organization for distribution. Get more details.

Copyright 2012 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

 

  • Headlines from Lucas, Wood, Ottawa, Fulton & Monroe CountiesNewsMore>>

  • Atkinson School in Fremont placed on lock down Monday

    Atkinson School in Fremont placed on lock down Monday

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:02:38 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    Police say the school was placed on lock down around 1 p.m. after receiving calls of gun shots heard within the area.

    More >>

    Police say the school was placed on lock down around 1 p.m. after receiving calls of gun shots heard within the area.

    More >>
  • 200-year-old shipwreck discovered on Lake Erie

    200-year-old shipwreck discovered on Lake Erie

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:33:12 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    The National Museum of the Great Lakes will have divers take a look this summer, and possibly begin excavating the ship wreck to determine if it's a sailing ship called the Lake Serpent.

    More >>

    The National Museum of the Great Lakes will have divers take a look this summer, and possibly begin excavating the ship wreck to determine if it's a sailing ship called the Lake Serpent.

    More >>
  • Judge appoints new WLS board member

    Judge appoints new WLS board member

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-04-23 16:49:47 GMT

    A Lucas County judge has decided who will fill the current vacancy that was once Patrick Hickey's on the Washington Local School Board.

    More >>

    A Lucas County judge has decided who will fill the current vacancy that was once Patrick Hickey's on the Washington Local School Board.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly