The Wright State Student Athlete Advisory Committee will hold its annual "Raiders Give Back" nights at upcoming basketball games to benefit local charities.
Among the charities to receive collected goods include Toys for Tots, Crayons to Classrooms and Blue Star Mothers. Student-Athletes from all WSU sports teams will collect these as well as monetary gifts at the women's basketball game on November 28 and the men's basketball game December 1. For more information, call the athletic department at 937-775-2771.
Below is a list of items needed:
Toys for Tots: No specific requests but should be
new, unwrapped toys.
Crayons to Classrooms: Pencils, Pens, Crayons, Glue, Filler Paper, Construction Paper, Folders, Scissors, Rulers, Copy Paper, Notebooks, Facial Tissue, Calculators
Blue Star Mothers:
NEEDED: Baby wipes, shampoo, soaps, lotion, foot care products, sun block (SPF-15 or higher), Visine, Q-tips, baby powder, chapstick, hand sanitizer, deodorants, toilet paper, all dental products (toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, etc.), hot cider and hot chocolate packs, hand warmers, black socks, stationery & envelopes and sanitary products for women.
WOULD LIKE TO HAVE: Small hand-held games, batteries (AA or AAA), brown t-shirts (any size), white tube socks, music CD's and any kind of movie DVD's.
Beef Jerky!!! Slim Jims, peanuts, tuna fish (seal packed), small packages of cheese crackers, hard candy, small packages of cookies, life savers, gum, suckers, Crystal Light drink mixes, Kool-Aid drink mixes in presweetened packages, powdered Gatorade in small packages, tic tacs, small cans of food with pop-tops on them, and anything else that they can put into their pockets to carry with them when they go out on missions.