Backpacks for Love: Girl Scout Troop 80291

February 29, 2012


Sunday, March 18, 2012 is  Donation Drop Off Day @ Anita Maries.

Rockland Girl Scout Troop 80291  is collecting emergency and comfort essentials for victims of Fire, Flood and Domestic Violence.  The troop is looking for items such as backpacks, toiletries, NEW pajamas, stuffed animals for small children, soap, shampoo, blankets, towels, etc. — anything people may need to get by after losing their belongings.

Troop 80291 leaders are asking all of Rockland’s residents to please help out our people in time of need.

Cash Donations can be made anytime at the Rockland Federal Credit Union on Union St. across from Town Hall.  Tell them it’s for Backpacks for Love!

Vivian Anastasi, owner of Anita Maries restaurant, located across from the Rockland Fire Station, has donated an afternoon to be the collecting area for the donations.

Collection Day will be Sunday, March 18, 2012 from 1:30 – 5:00 PM @ Anita Maries,349 Union St. Rockland, Massachusetts.  Please  -  No Early Birds.

Donations will be distributed to the Fire Dept., local shelters and other state agencies that may need help.  Thank you all in advance and hope to see you on the 18th!