4th Annual Children’s Coat, Boot, Toy and Book Drive

As part of USA Weekend’s Make A Difference Day, LPRCEP is running its 4th Annual Drive to Benefit Oglala Lakota Children on Pine Ridge Reservation and we will start shipping on Saturday, October 22, 2011 and continue collecting through October 29, 2011.

Please start collecting new or barely used:
Children’s COATS
BOOTS
Non-battery Operated TOYS
Children’s BOOKS

DROP OFF LOCATIONS in Westchester County, NY: items should be dropped in the bins in the lobby of the Scarsdale Congregational Church, Parish House, red brick building at One Heathcote Rd, Scarsdale, NY, or you can drop off at the Post Road entrance of the Scarsdale High School.

GET BUSY: Clean a closet, shop a sale, clear out a thrift shop, sort through toys and surplus birthday gifts with your children, clean out a closet, internet shop!

 

 Together we can help keep the children of Pine Ridge warm this winter.
 Please send only new or very gently used clean items, please!

The least expensive method of shipping is Postal Parcel Post or else purchasing online from a vendor that provides free shipping! Below are addresses to be used for mailing through Postal, UPS or Fed Ex; additional shipping locations will be added as they are confirmed!
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LOCATION ONE
Via U.S. Mail
Stephana Standing Bear
Wanblee CAP
PO Box 289
Wanblee, S DAK 57577

Via UPS/Fed Ex:
Stephana Standing Bear
Wanblee CAP
500 First Street
Wanblee, S Dak 57577

PHONE: (605) 462-6302

NEEDED: Infant through grade 12: coats, boots, warm outerwear, toys and books
Warm outerwear will be distributed as it arrives AT THE CAP OFFICE
Toys will be distributed at HOLIDAY PARTIES
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LOCATION TWO
Via U.S. Mail
 

LISA BULL DEAR
Kyle CAP
PO Box 496
Kyle, S DAK 57752

Via Fed Ex/UPS:
 

LISA BULL DEAR
Kyle CAP
BIA 4; Main Street
Medicine Root District Service Center
KYLE, S DAK 57752

PHONE: (605) 455-2448

NEEDED: Infant through grade 12: younger children especially need coats and boots
ITEMS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED AT THE KYLE CAP OFFICES AT THE END OF OCTOBER THROUGH EARLY NOVEMBER

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LOCATION THREE
Via U.S. Mail:
Roberta Ecoffey
Healthy Start Prenatal Clinic
P. O. Box 3009
Pine Ridge, SD 57770

Via UPS/FedEx:
Roberta Ecoffey
Healthy Start Prenatal Clinic
100 Main St., Hwy 18
Old Hospital Bldg.
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
 
PHONE: (605) 867-6228

NEEDED: Infant through small children, coats, blankets, maternity clothing and warm outerwear; diapers and formula also needed
ITEMS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO CUSTOMERS OF THE CLINIC (and their families), THROUGH APPOINTMENTS SET UP BY THE MANAGEMENT.

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LOCATION FOUR
Via U.S. Mail:
American Horse School
Attn: Jodi Richards, Middle School Principal
P.O. Box 660
Allen, SD 57714

Via UPS/FedEx
American Horse School
Annt: Jodi Richards
100 West Main Street
Allen, SD 57714

NEEDED: This is an Elementary and Middle School, for children 4 through 14. Coats, boots, warm outerwear all needed. 
ITEMS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED BY SCHOOL OFFICIALS DIRECTLY TO STUDENTS 

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LOCATION FIVE
Via U.S. Mail:
Mary Bettelyoun
Lacreek District CAP
P.O. Box 681
Martin, South Dakota 57551

Via USP/FedEx:
Mary Bettelyoun
Lacreek District CAP
East Highway 18
Martin, South Dakota 57551

NEEDED: The CAPs service the entire community and need all sizes of snow coats, insulated boots and warm outerwear for children.

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