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“Henderson Helps Houston” Seeks Community Donations to Assist Hurricane Harvey Victims

City Asks for Toiletries, Cleaning Supplies and Disposable Diapers
September 13, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT DAVID CHERRY, (702) 267-2055
Henderson, Nev. – The City of Henderson is launching a “Henderson Helps Houston” donation drive to collect needed household items to assist the survivors of Hurricane Harvey.

Community members are being asked to open their hearts and donate toiletries, cleaning supplies and disposable diapers to help victims of the storm who are struggling to recover.

“We know our community has a giant heart and we are launching ‘Henderson Helps Houston’ to collect toiletries, cleaning supplies and disposable diapers for families who are the victims of Hurricane Harvey. We are kicking-off the donation drive on Sept. 15 and will be collecting items until Sept. 21. We will then send all of the donated items to the City of Houston for distribution to victims in need,” said Mayor Debra March.

The donation drive will begin on Friday, Sept. 15 at the Henderson Pavilion’s 15th Anniversary Concert featuring GreenSky BlueGrass and will conclude on Thursday, Sept. 21 at Mayor March’s “March On” event at the Heritage Park Senior Facility.

Donation bins will be placed at the Henderson Pavilion, city recreation centers and City Hall. Donated items will be accepted at the following locations and times:

Henderson Pavilion Sept. 15 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Black Mountain Recreation Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Downtown Recreation Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Henderson MultiGenerational Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Heritage Park Senior Facility Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Silver Springs Recreation Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Valley View Recreation Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Whitney Ranch Recreation Center Sept. 15 - 21 During regular center hours
Henderson City Hall Sept. 15 - 21 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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