Kankakee Illinois February 23. 2018— Flooding has impacted countless homes and businesses within Kankakee and Iroquois County leaving many displaced and facing significant loss. The Kankakee Area Jaycees is organizing emergency relief to help provide needed supplies.
At the time of release, the following supplies are being collected.
Rain boots, paper towels. dry goods, canned goods, sandbags, totes for storage, life jackets, fans, bleach, rubber gloves, canoes, bottled water, dog food, cat food, animal crates, extension cords and other general supplies. Gift cards for funds to purchase pumps are also welcome, as are meals for those who are in shelters.
Drop off locations:
Paradox Emporium located at 101 N Kinzie Ave Bradley, Illinois 60915 Ph# (815) 304-5070
Court Street Ford located at 558 William R Latham SR Dr. Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 ph# (815) 939-9600
This list of needs and drop off locations may change as time goes on, please follow us at facebook.com/K3Jaycees/ or contact Amber Cahue for updates.
About the Kankakee Area Jaycees
Our mission is to provide young persons with leadership and management training through community service and individual development programs; aligning with the overall mission to empower them to create positive change in their communities.
Press Contact: Amber Cahue
Cell: (815) 5301955