St. Louisans “Stuff The Truck” For Hurricane Sandy Victims

Posted on: 5:49 am, November 9, 2012, by , updated on: 05:47pm, November 9, 2012

KIRKWOOD, MO (KTVI) – Switch Marketing hosted the ‘Stuff the Truck’ donation drive to help Hurricane Sandy survivors.

The first location opened at the Kirkwood Commons shopping center at 5:30 Friday morning. The second opened at the Soldier`s Memorial Museum in Downtown St. Louis at 7 a.m. Switch launched the #STLFORSANDY Hurricane Relief effort to collect desperately-needed items for survivors still struggling with power outages and homelessness. It has been more than a week since the storm left the United States` east coast.

You can bring:
• baby and adult diapers, baby formula
• non-perishable food
• blankets
• toiletries
• bottled water
• pet food
• pet bowls
• kitty litter
• wet wipes
• work gloves
• cleaning supplies, including bleach
• heavy duty garbage bags
• disinfectant
• batteries (C`s and D`s)
• flashlights
• candles
• large plastic containers with lids
• tarps, hammers, nails, screwdrivers & other basic tools

Drivers from Hogan Trucking will take the stuffed 53` trailers to New Jersey on November 10, 2012.

You can donate at:

Kirkwood Commons Shopping Center
Friday, November 9, 2012 until 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:00 noon-4:00 pm
1204 South Kirkwood
Kirkwood, MO 63122

Soldiers Memorial Museum
Friday, November 9, 2012 until 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 10, 2012 8 a.m unti noon
1315 Chestnut Street
St. Louis, MO 63103
http://www.stlsoldiersmemorial.org/

The Red Cross is accepting donations of money in the form of cash or check at the events.  But, you can also donate at https://www.redcross.org/donate/index.jsp?donateStep=2&itemId=prod10002 or text 90999 from your cell phone.

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