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Neligh-Oakdale Brownie Girl Scout Troop #50336 is currently seeking community help for their 2016-2017 “take action project”.
The Neligh-Oakdale Girl Scouts have been learning about girls and their lifestyles from around the world this year so they decided they would like to try and help girls from around the world.
Neligh-Oakdale Girl Scouts will be collecting items at various locations around town for about three weeks through the month of May to donate to Orphan Grain Train, based out of Norfolk, NE. The organization helps people around the world and also stateside as needed or in times of natural disasters.
Orphan Grain Train has an ongoing need for donated items of all kinds. Example of items are:
Cloth and Disposable diapers
Medical Equipment and Supplies
Bed and bath linens
Disposable gowns and gloves
Hospital beds (hand-crank with vinyl mattresses
Walkers, wheelchairs, crutches and canes
Stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs, and otoscopes
Call our office for additional needs and requirements.
Sanitary products for women
Diapers for adults and babies
New coloring books
New pens and pencils
Loose leaf paper and notebooks
Clothing (gently used or new)
Infant, children's, men's and women's clothing
Men's, women's and children's shoes, clean and wearable
New underwear (we do not accept used undergarments.)
Sports Equipment (soccer balls, basketballs, baseball equipment, shoes, goals, etc.)
Items can be dropped off at the following locations throughout Neligh:
319 Main Street
719 Fitness Center
Antelope County News/Pitzer Digital
Antelope Memorial hospital lobby
Neligh News and Leader
Neligh-Oakdale Schools – High School lobby, Eastward office and Westward office
Neligh Post Office
Neligh Public Library
Items can be delivered at these locations now through May 19th. If you have any questions or are interested in making a monetary donation, please contact Tina Wilson at 402-276-2134.