We have many members that are at a big Rotary Zone training meeting in Houston this week, so we will not have our regular scheduled meeting. 
President Jeff Staads will host a small Cornhole tournament at my house (2435 Magnolia Lane N., Plymouth, MN 55441  6-8pm) and collect items for Afghanistan refugees at Ft. McCoy. Our club member, Bob Keller, will be delivering items to Ft McCoy on September 15th. 
Items that are needed:
  • Clothing (bulk items accepted): **Summer / Fall clothes only, no Winter clothes at this time​​**
    • Men's - unbranded, modest clothing like shirts, pants, socks, shoes, under garments in various sizes
    • Women's - unbranded, modest long-sleeve crew neck shirts, long pants, socks, shoes, under garments to remain culturally appropriate in various sizes
    • Children's - mirror gender appropriate recommendations above in all age ranges and sizes
  • Child-specific items (some bulk items accepted)
    • Diapers of assorted sizes
    • Wipes
    • Baby Shampoo
    • Baby Lotion
    • Formula / Bottles
    • Blankets / Swaddles
  • Food / Water (individually packaged wherever possible):
    • Shelf stable and ready-to-eat foods with minimal preparation requirements
    • Bottled Water
    • Water-soluble electrolyte, hydration, and vitamin powders/liquids
  • Hygiene (individually packaged):
    • Bars of soap (no liquid soap)
    • Shampoo
    • Deodorant
    • Towels
    • Toothpaste/Toothbrushes
    • Shower Shoes
  • Misc (all unbranded or minimally branded)
    • Bedding to include pillows and warm blankets
    • Reusable, durable water bottles
    • Feminine Hygiene Products
    • Backpacks 
    • Hats
    • Sunscreen
    • Bug Spray
3 members of our club serving others