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Food & Blanket Drive

The Emergency Department is sponsoring a non-perishable food and blanket drive to support Travelers Aid Family Services of Philadelphia, an emergency shelter located in Wed Philadelphia that helps families in need. Most families come with a very limited supply of the personal and infant care items that are important to families in their everyday lives. Needed items include:

  • Diapers (assorted sizes)
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby shampoo
  • Infant formula
  • Lotion & baby oil
  • Deodorant
  • Soap
  • Shaving cream & razors
  • Shower gel & body wash
  • Shampoo & conditioner
  • Wash cloths & towels
  • Disinfectants
  • Toothpaste & toothbrushes
  • Laundry detergent & bleach
  • Combs, brushes & hair accessories

Families could also use gently used infant strollers and pack-n-plays. Boxes for these items are located in the Emergency Department, Cupp lobby, and Wright-Saunders lobby. The collection will continue until Tuesday, February 26th.

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