Where, when and what to donate to local efforts
What to give and where
A suggested list of donations compiled from online sources and volunteers: cash, gas cards, gift cards, gasoline, blankets, bottled water, food, flashlights, batteries of all sizes, cleaning supplies, brooms, rakes, large garbage bags, storage tubs, buckets, diapers and other baby items, toilet paper, paper towels, toiletries, first aid supplies, pet supplies, rubber and cloth gloves, tarps, wet wipes.
American Red Cross is also seeking blood donations along with cash.
Local donation drives will be held at:
- Mountainside Assembly of God, Trevorton Road, Coal Township, 1:30 to 7 p.m. Sunday;
- Former Cornerstone building, 22 E. Fourth St., Mount Carmel, noon to 3 p.m. today, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday;
- Beiter's Home Center parking lot, North Fourth Street, Sunbury, noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, where winter clothing is also being collected.