Assayii Lake Fire Community Donation Drop-Off Drive
San Juan College and Associated Students of San Juan College will sponsor a Community Donation Drop-Off Drive for those affected by the Assayii Lake Fire, Thursday, June 19, from 2 to 6 p.m., in the Henderson Fine Arts Center parking lot. Staff will be on hand for community members to simply drive through and drop off donations at the door.
Items that are needed include: non-perishable food items such as Gatorade, granola bars, coffee, beef jerky, snacks and water; toiletries including toothpaste, tooth brushes, mouthwash, toilet paper, deodorant, foot powder, chap sticks, baby wipes, feminine hygiene products; and other items including respiratory masks, towels, bedding and blankets, clothes, plates, eating utensils, zip lock bags and pet food. Donations provided to San Juan College will be delivered to Naschitti Chapter and other locations in the affected area.
Donations also will be accepted at San Juan College’s Summer Music Festival, Saturday, June 21, from 1 to 6 p.m. Donated items may also be dropped off at San Juan College’s Native American Center and Financial Aid Office between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., now through Friday, June 27. For more information, call the San Juan College Native American Center at 505-566-3321.