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GMHA Clothing Drive!
Submitted By Erin Tsilibanis on Monday, December 03, 2018
GMHA is holding a clothing/household item drive in January!!  

Diabetes Canada will donate $2 from every bag back to GMHA. We are asking all families to bring as many kitchen-size garage bags as they can!

The truck is coming to pick up January 12th so please do not drop off before then. Drop off will be January 12th 9:00 am- 12:00 pm (noon). 


Please ensure all bags are under 20lbs

(Please do not pack items in large garbage bag. A small kitchen garbage bag is perfect)

Items allowed include: 



·CDs, VHS tapes

·Cell phones, PDAs

·Fitness, recreation, and sporting goods

·LED, LCD or plasma flat screens



·Toys, games, and gaming consoles




·Bath items

·Cookware/pots and pans

·Cutlery, utensils

·Decorative accents


·Small household appliances


·Small tables

·Dining chairs


·Accessories and bags

·Clothing (all types) 


·General cloth items - bedding and bath items

·Shoes and boots

·Sleeping bags


·Hand tools



·Small plastic pools

How your clothing donations help:


$5,000,000invested annually in diabetes research

2,400 kidswith type one diabetes and their families can go to D-Camps

11,000,000Canadians with diabetes or prediabetes get your support
100,000,000lbs of textile and household items will be diverted from landfills

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