About GGB: October 1-31
The Great Give Back is a community service initiative created by the Suffolk County Public Library Directors Association and the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, in conjunction with the Nassau Library System.
The mission of The Great Give Back is to provide a day of opportunities for the patrons of the Public Libraries of New York State to participate in meaningful, service-oriented experiences
This Year the Kent Public Library is partnering with the Putnam/Northern Westchester Women’s Resource Center to provide donations. We will begin accepting donations on October 1st, with the last donations being collected on October 17th. The following items are what we can collect at this time:
New school supplies for the children of the shelter
New toiletries (including Shampoo, Conditioner, Hair Brushes, Chapstick, Moisturizer for sensitive skin, feminine products, etc…)
Baby Supplies (including wipes, diapers, pull-ups, etc…)
Please note our collection times: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 11am-4pm, Wednesday: 4pm-7pm, and Saturday 10am-2pm
The center also has an Amazon wish list page, making it easier than ever to donate! Click here to view their shopping site.We are also looking for volunteers to create Halloween cards for the children of the shelter. Thank you in advance for your kindness and donations to this cause!