Westside Shelter Donations Sought

A homeless shelter will open on Federal Avenue, just south of Wilshire (in the Armory), Dec. 1 and remain open through March 1. Eleventh District Councilman Mike Bonin is seeking your help in providing much needed supplies.

Requested items include toiletries: razors, soap (bath and shower gel), hand sanitizer, toothpaste, feminine hygiene products, foot spray, deodorant, combs, hair brushes, nail clippers, bath towels and adult diapers.

The following clothing items are needed men’s and women’s underwear, socks, T-shirts, coats, jackets, hats, scarves, gloves, men’s pants, women’s pants and shoes.

Other items to consider donating are backpacks; reading glasses; coffee; creamer; sugar; books; magazines; board games; and cleaning items (brooms, mops, scrub pads, bleach, disinfectant and trash bags).

Donations will be accepted up to Dec. 20 at the Councilman’s West Los Angeles Office 1645 Corinth Ave. #201, L.A. Ca. 90025 or call (310) 575-8461.

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