Hurricane Florence makes landfall: Here’s one place in Magnolia to donate relief goods for storm victims


The Greater Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday that it would serve as a drop-off site for community members wishing to donate items to victims of Hurricane Florence.

According to the National Hurricane Center, Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, at 7:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14.

According to a post on its Facebook page, the GMPCC will ship the donated items to the areas in need. Donations will be collected as needed from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Suggested items to donate include: water, nonperishable food items, vitamins, latex gloves, flashlights, diapers, baby formula and pet food. See more items on the list in the post below.

Items will be collected at the GMPCC’s offices, located at 18423 FM 1488, Ste. C, Magnolia. Call 281-356-1488 for more details.

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Anna Lotz
Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Tomball and Magnolia communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.
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