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RACINE – The Salvation Army of Racine this week is conducting a hygiene products drive to provide back-to-school hygiene bags for Knapp Elementary School students.

Full-size items are being collected. The organization also needs volunteers to assemble the bags. Please bring items to The Salvation Army Worship and Community Center, 1901 Washington Ave., by this Wednesday (Aug. 17).

Hygiene products needed

  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Hair conditioner
  • Body wash
  • Body spray
  • Lotions
  • Packs of combs (wide tooth for detangling)
  • Cocoa butter moisturizer
  • Children’s bonnets
  • Hair brushes
  • Wave brushes
  • Head scarves
  • Tampons
  • Feminine pads
  • Drawstring backpacks

For more information on how to help, call 262-632-3147 or visit the Salvation Army of Racine website.


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