United Way of Greenville County will host a supply drive for people experiencing homelessness in the community Jan. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its office at 105 Edinburgh Court in Greenville.
The supply drive is in honor of the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
The organization is requesting new blankets and water bottles packed inside a backpack as well as single donations of items. The requested items include:
- Backpacks at least 18 inches x 12 inches x 7 inches in size
- Blankets, unisex colors preferred
- Reusable water bottles with flip top or straw preferred
Member of the public may also support the project financially by making a donation at unitedwaygc.org/donate and writing “MLK Service” in the notes section of any donation.