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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Press Release - Treasurer's Office Collecting Items for Foster Care Kits

ORANGE COUNTY, Va. – The Orange County Treasurer’s Office is collecting items to create care packages for children entering foster care. Residents interested in contributing items, or an entire kit, can do so throughout the month of September. 

Items being accepted include:

  • Backpacks
  • Socks
  • Pajamas
  • Soft Toys (such as stuffed animals)
  • Books
  • Small Blankets
  • Toiletries
    • Brush/Comb
    • Soap
    • Shampoo
    • Toothbrush
    • Toothpaste

If completing an entire kit, please collect all items in a backpack, and label the pack with the intended age group of the recipient (preschool, primary, elementary, middle, high school). Individual items will be accepted as well. All donated items must be new.

Kits and items should be delivered to the Orange County Treasurer’s Office on the first floor of the Gordon Building, 112 West Main Street, Orange, VA. All collected kits and items will be provided to Orange County Social Services, for use when needed. 

For more information, please call the Orange County Treasurer’s Office at (540) 672-2656. 

View the Official Press Release.
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