SPRING 2023 HOMELESS CONNECT EVENT APRIL 15TH IN DOTHAN
Posted by: JRTyson
Date: Mar 21 2023 5:23 PM
The Southeast Alabama Coalition for the Homeless (SEACH) will sponsor a Homeless Connect event in Dothan on Saturday, April 15th. The event will take place from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. in the back parking lot at the Alfred Saliba Family Service Center’s Mixson Business Center, 545 West Main St. in Dothan. A meal and much needed supplies will be delivered to homeless areas, camps and individuals.
SUPPLIES NEEDED FROM THE COMMUNITY FOR THE CONNECT EVENT
Food Items: Pop-Top/Quick Eat Non-Perishable Food Items & Bottled Water
(Vienna sausages, Beanie Weenies, Ramen Noodles, Fruit Cups, Granola Bars, Ravioli, Tuna, PB Crackers, Cheese Crackers, Small Bag Chips, Small Bag Crackers, Spam/Potted Meat, Canned Soup, Spagheetios, Cookie Packs, Apple Sauce, Small Bag of Nuts, Beef Jerky, Boxed Raisins, Fruit Snacks, Trail Mix, Small Canned Pop Top Veggies)
Toiletry Items: Shampoo, Conditioner, Deodorant, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Razor, Shave Cream, Body Lotion, Bath Soap, Shower Gel, Comb, Toilet Paper, Feminine Pads
Baby Items: Diapers, Wipes
Only Summer Specific Clothing Items in Sizes Adult Male, Adult Female, Child Male, and Child Female: Shorts, Shoes & Sandals Only
Living Items: New Socks, New Underwear, Hat/Cap, Bandana, Sunglasses, Umbrellas, Rain Coats, Purses, Wallets, Blankets, Sheets, Tents, Bikes, Air Mattresses/Cots, Camp Chairs, Colman Stoves, Mini Propane Tanks, Large Propane Tanks, Flash Lights, Belts, Back Packs, Bug Spray, Batteries, Sunscreen and Can Openers.
DROP OFF LOCATIONS FOR SUPPLIES:
Be sure to tell them donations are for the Homeless Connect Event
The Ark M-F, 9:30-3:30, 475 West Main in Dothan, 334-794-7223
The Harbor, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Sat 8:00-10:30 a.m., 320 N. Foster in Dothan, 334-790-4031
Love in Action Tue & Thu 10-2, 279 W Main in Dothan, 334-494-4995
Monetary Donations: SEACH, 545 West Main St., Suite 100, Dothan, AL 36301
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED APRIL 15TH FOR THE HOMELESS CONNECT EVENT:
Volunteers are needed from 7 – 8:30 a.m. on April 15th to help sort and pack the food and supplies for the homeless. Volunteers are also needed from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. to deliver the food and supplies to homeless areas, camps and people. To Volunteer, go to the Covan trailer in the back parking lot at the Mixson Business Center, 545 West Main St. in Dothan.
For additional info, dial 2-1-1. Thank you for your support!