MLK Day of Service Food and Necessities Drive: Donations needed by 1-17

Unity in Community and the Shaker Heights Middle school are collecting donations 1-17-2022 10am to 12pm.

Unity in Community an interfaith collaboration (of which UUCC is a part) will be one of the distribution partners for this year’s MLK Day of Service Food and Necessities Drive. Shaker Scouting in partnership with Shaker Heights PTO Community Builders will collect food, toiletries and baby products on January 17, 2021 at the Shaker Middle School 10:00 to noon.

UUCC building is closed but Donated Items can be dropped off any time before 1-17 at 10 am at Dell Salza’s house.
2275 East Byron Street in Shaker Heights. Dell’s house is one block east of UUCC, north side of the street, brick, with a tree swing in the front yard. Items can be placed on her front porch/patio.


Needed items:
FLEECE BLANKETS (new)
TOILETRIES (preferably travel size): Toothbrush, toothpaste, hand wipes, body or hand cream, bandages, shampoo, body soap
TOILETRY BAGS (empty & new)
STUFFED ANIMALS (new): medium size Squishies or Warmies
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: (surgical masks, N95s, hand sanitizer, sanitizing wipes)
BABY SUPPLIES: (diapers sizes 2-5, baby wipes, baby blankets)
WINTER GEAR: (women’s and kid’s winter coats, hats, gloves)
NON-PERISHABLE FOOD: Canned fruit, canned vegetables, canned proteins (chicken, tuna), canned beans, canned meals (ravioli, chili), canned soup, pasta, pasta sauce, cereal, oatmeal

Items can be dropped off at the Shaker Heights Middle School on 1-17-2022 10am to 12 noon

See map for drop off directions at the Middle School