Group holds supply drive for immigrant children & families

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The Mexican American Democrats of Texas and Mujeras Hispanas Por Mejor Justicia are teaming up to hold a supply drive for the unaccompanied minors and immigrant families from Central America being held in centers in San Antonio and across South Texas.

The drive will happen Monday, July 21 through Friday, July 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 1300 Mulberry Avenue.

Below is a list of items needed.

-1 plastic shoebox size container
-Composition Book
-Stress Ball
-Playing Cards/Card Games/Magic Cards
-Coloring books/ Activity books
-Crayons/ Map Pencils
-Mechanical Pencils
-Hot Wheel Cars
-Teddy Bears/stuffed animals/baby dolls soft
-Barbie Doll(s)
-Small Bibles (English or Spanish)
-1 nail polish
-1 small Lego set
-Comfort baby blankets
-Disposable Camera
-Soccer ball
-English/Spanish Dictionary
School Supply Bags Needed:
-1 Backpack
-2 Pocket Folders
-1 Binder
-2 Spiral Notebooks
-1 Pack of Pens
-1 Pack of Pencils
-1 Pack of Crayons
-2 Packs of Notebook Paper
Hygiene/Welcome Box:
-1 Plastic shoebox sized container
-1 Lubriderm/Gold Bond/Eucerin lotion for extremely dry skin
-1 Shampoo
-1 Conditioner
-1 Body Wash/Bar Soap
-1 Toothpaste
-1 Toothbrush
-1 Brush/Comb
-1 Pack of Hair Ties
-1 Deodorant
-1 Small ToyEnglish/Spanish flash cards
-Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication Flash Cards
Additional Items Needed Include:
-Toilet Paper
-Disinfectant Wipes/ Baby wipes
-All-Purpose Cleaner
-Dish Soap
-Canned Food Items (Mexican product)
-Backpacks & School Supplies
-Laundry Detergent

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