Chamber of Commerce, others collecting donations for Harrisburg tornado victims

Chamber of Commerce, others collecting donations for Harrisburg tornado victims
Just one of the homes that suffered damage in the April 8 tornado. (Source: KAIT-TV)

HARRISBURG, Ark. (KAIT) - A day after a devastating tornado hit their town, the Harrisburg Chamber of Commerce and others announced they would accept donations for those affected by the storm’s destruction.

The chamber is collecting the following items:

  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Gloves
  • Mask
  • Clothes
  • Toiletries
  • Linens
  • Shoes
  • Baby items and food
  • Non-perishable food

Donations can be dropped off at the Harrisburg Municipal Building, 202 N. East St., next to the library.

Those donating items will need to use the Water Street entrance and go to the courtroom door facing the fire station.

Donations can also be dropped off at Driver Cowboy Church, 1507 Pine Grove Lane.

The church is collecting:

  • Non-perishable food items
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Blankets
  • Towels

The Harrisburg Church of Christ, 504 Brooks St., is also serving as a distribution site for anyone affected by the storm.

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Posted by Poinsett County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, April 9, 2020

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