Cooperstown Clothing & Toy Drive Set For May 4
The Midland Park 12u Cooperstown Baseball Team is sponsoring a clothing & toy drive to support the team's trip to Cooperstown, New York for the annual Field of Dreams Tournament in July. They will be collecting used or new clothing, shoes, bikes and toys on May 4 from 8am to 12noon at the Nativity Church parking lot (Chapel Lot). Fashion Republic is a small company specializing in processing used clothing and shipping it to people in need. They ship clothing to Poland, Republic of Georgia, Ghana, Liberia, Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti, India, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Kenya. The clothing is sold at local markets and thrift stores at low, affordable prices. Here is what they are collecting and in need of:
1.) Used or new clothing
2.) Shoes - please place all shoes in a separate plastic bag and label shoes
4.) Toys - soft toys include stuffed animals, beanie babies, rag dolls - Hard toys include cars, trucks, action figures, dolls, etc. Hard toys need to fit in a 24" x 24" x 21" box
Please take a look there web site for more information http://www.fashionrepublicinc.com/
Representatives from the team will be present from 8am to 12noon at the Nativity Church Chapel parking lot and will be happy to assist you. Please place all articles of clothing in plastic bags and any toys or shoes in separate bags with labels as to what they are.