You can help the Winnebago County Clerks Office aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina. Items being collected are:
For the childrenincluding the following clothes and undergarments, socks and shoes, bedding, school supplies, toys and games. Also, baby supplies such as diapers, wipes, bottles, formula and jar food, and clothing are needed.
For the adultsclothes and undergarments, socks and shoes, toiletries, feminine items, towels, bedding, small appliances. Please do not send money. Bring your new or gently used items to 404 Elm St., Room 104, Rockford, IL 61101. The office is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proceeds will go to local nonprofit organizations. For more information, call Trish, Dalana or JoDee at (815) 987-3053.
From the Sept. 14-20, 2005, issue