Lions’ slipper drive is on

The Kauai Lions Club is collecting new slippers for children ages birth to 18 years old all this month to mark National Foster Care Month.

The goal is to collect 4,000 pairs of slippers.

The club reports that “there are many children who live in foster homes or shelters without the basic necessities.

“While living in transition, we want to help make sure they have the basic footwear they need,” said a press release.

The club is accepting donations of money or new slippers, which will be distributed to Hui Ho‘omalu, Hale Opio, YWCA women’s shelter and the Kauai Economic Opportunity shelter.

To donate: kauailionsclub@gmail.com, 651-7801

•••

The Garden Island

0 Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, send us an email.