Public libraries of Herkimer, Madison, and Oneida Counties
Below are libraries from the Mid York Library System that will be participating in The Great Give Back 2023! Check back often for updates; details about programs will begin to be shared around the beginning of September. Please contact libraries directly for questions regarding offered programming.
Juvenile Hygiene Products October 2nd-21st 12-18 years old Your donation will help Sauquoit Valley Friends & Neighbors maintain a supply of hygiene products for teens and young adults. Items needed include: deodorant, soap, shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste and toothbrushes, dental floss, mouth wash, menstrual products, shavers and shaving cream, body lotion, chapstick, hairbrushes and combs, nail maintenance items. Please drop off your contribution at the Clayville Library during open hours. No registration required
Foothills Rural Community Food Pantry September 18th- October 20th All ages Foothills Rural Community Food Pantry Personal and Home Hygiene Product Drive. Items needed: deodorant, soap, shampoo, toothpaste and toothbrushes, dental floss, mouth wash, menstrual products, adult diapers, dish and laundry soap, household cleaning supplies, etc. For monetary online donations: https://sites.google.com/site/foothillsruralcommunitymin/how-to-donate? No registration required
Holiday Food Drive for Country Pantry October 16th-28th All ages Support Country Pantry, our local food bank, as they prepare to feed 600 families over the holiday season. The pantry is requesting canned yams, canned vegetables, gravy, cranberry sauce, canned fruit, boxed mashed potatoes, and stuffing. Financial donations are also appreciated and will be used to purchase eggs, bread, and cheese. (Please mark your check as a donation for holiday food.) Donations can be brought to the Kirkland Town Library anytime. No registration required
Give a Pair to Show You Care: Socks Donation October 2nd to October 21st All ages Prospect Free Library is collecting socks for children and adults. Socks are an item that an area Christmas basket program always needs. No registration required