The Children's Educational Relief Foundation (CERF) has partnered with Utah Valley University Community and Continuing Education department and the UVU CERF Student Club to host a donation drive for relief supplies to aid Samoa and American Samoa. The drive will be held on Wednesday, October 7-Friday, October 9 at the following location and times:
UVU CE2 Building (Grey/blue house on west side of street)
1066 South 400 West
Orem, UT 84058
Wednesday (Oct. 7) donations accepted from 11am-6pm
Thursday (Oct. 8) donations accepted from 9am-6pm
Friday (Oct. 9) donations accepted from 11am-4pm
Items will be sorted, packed and shipped by Saturday, October 10. All items collected during this drive, unless otherwise specified, will be donated directly to areas that are in the most need and will not be distributed by a third party group.
For more information about CERF, please visit them online at http://www.cerff.org or contact Ao Pauga at 801-755-2368. For more information about the donation drive, please contact Jillana S. AhLoe at 801-863-8490.
We would like to thank UVU Community and Continuing Education for donating the manpower, office space and location easily accessible to the public for this event.
Here is a list of needed items:
MONETARY DONATIONS-to defray the cost of shipping and purchase needed items not obtained through donations. Any amount would be a tremendous help!
First Aid Kits
Gauze (2 x 2 or 4 x 4)
Antibacterial ointments (like Neosporin)
Pain medicine (Aspirin, Ibuprofen, etc.)
Pepto Bismol Tablets
Soap (bars or liquid)
Antibacterial hand soap
Plastic storage containers
Thank you in advance for your support! We can all make a difference.
Thursday, October 8, 2009
Posted by Volunteer Staff at 8:12 AM