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Scout-Based Aid to Victims in Central Illinois

posted Nov 21, 2013, 10:10 AM by Committee Chair Pack23   [ updated Feb 12, 2014, 1:36 PM ]

Please bring donations by Sunday evening November 24th
to 207 S. Cuyler Ave

  The Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts in Oak Park (as well as the greater Des Plaines Valley Council) are joining the efforts of the Northwest Suburban Council of the BSA to help the families devastated by the storms and tornados of this past weekend.  The Council (a geographical area that includes many Cub Scout Packs and Boy Scout Troops) in Central Illinois where the damage is greatest requested these specific items:

bottled water

soap

shampoo

diapers

wipes

flashlights

batteries

trash bags

Clorox wipes

gloves

toothpaste

toothbrushes

blankets

gift cards for Wal-Mart, Target, Kroger’s, etc.   

Thank you for your help in this time of need. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact NWSC at 847-824-6880

or Cate Readling 704-906-8347

(and thanks to Pack 23 parent, Mary Anderson, for alerting us to this effort).

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