EASTON, Conn. -- An Easton humanitarian group will celebrate World Kindness Day on Saturday, Nov. 14, by putting together backpacks for homeless veterans.
According to a post on the Facebook page for Easton Connects With Kindness, folks are invited to the Helen Keller Middle School, where the backpacks will be assembled.
The program runs from 2 to 4 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.
Donations of the following items are needed, the post said:
- Lip balm
- Shaving cream
- Stick deodorant
- Body wash
- Nail clipper
- Gloves or mittens
Participants will also be asked to create a piece of art or a card to tuck into the backpacks.
Light refreshments will be served.
The school is located at 360 Sport Hill Road, Easton, Conn. For directions, call (203) 268-8651.
For further information about the group, click here .