Tuesday, April 25, 2017

FAMILY SHELTER NEEDS TOILETRIES AND OTHER ITEMS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS


Donated toiletries and hygiene products for children and adults are being collected for the residents of Kensington's shelter for homeless families. Only the items that are listed below are needed now. Nothing else can be accepted because of the limited amount of storage space.

Toiletries have to be in unopened packages. Items in regular and travel sizes are welcome.

For babies

  • Baby Soap
  • Baby Lotion
  • Baby Conditioner
  • Baby Bottles
  • Pacifiers
  • Socks

For adults

  • Men's and women's deodorant
  • Lotion
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Toothpaste
  • Combs
  • Brushes
  • Razors
  • Soap/Body Wash

All items can be dropped off at the shelter any day before 8:00 p.m. Mark them "Attention: Uniquia." Or mail them to The Kensington, Uniquia Parker, 385 McDonald Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11218. The shelter is between Albemarle Road and Church Avenue, across the street from Foodtown.