During the month of November, Inspiration 97.9 FM is partnering with Northern Lights Alliance for The Homeless, The Freedom Inn (a new non-profit), and the Mason City Police Department to provide help for people experiencing homelessness.

We’re asking KCMR listeners to provide items to help on cold night.

The Northern Lights Alliance for the Homeless and the Mason City Police Department are looking for: new gloves size medium and large, new hats and new thermal underwear, men’s deodorant and 2-in-one body wash, twin sheets, and pillow cases.

For women, they need: gloves in medium and large sizes, stocking hats, and two-in-one body wash.

For the launch of a new “low barrier” warming shelter, The  Freedom Inn needs: large, x-large, 2xl, and larger t-shirts (gently used is fine), pajama pants for men and women size medium, large, x-large and bigger or sweatpants, bath towels and washcloths, winter coats in various sizes for adult men and women (larger sizes are many times are in short supply), as well as PG movies / DVD for adults.

ITEMS NEEDED

FOR MEN

  • DEODORANT (New)
  • 2-IN-1 BODY WASH (New)
  • MEDIUM TO 2XL SOCKS (New)
  • HATS (New)
  • GLOVES (New)
  • XL – 2XL THERMAL UNDERWEAR (New)

FOR WOMEN

  • 2-IN-1 BODY WASH (New)
  • MEDIUM & LARGE SOCKS (New)
  • HATS (New)
  • GLOVES (New)

FOR ANYONE

  • PILLOW CASES (New)
  • TWIN SHEETS (New or Gently-used)
  • MEDIUM AND LARGER T-SHIRTS (New or Gently-used)
  • PAJAMA PANTS OR SWEATPANTS (New or Gently-used)
  • BATH TOWELS OR WASHCLOTHS (New or Gently-used)
  • WINTER COATS – VARIOUS SIZES, ESPECIALLY LARGER SIZES (New or Gently-used)
  • PG MOVIES/DVD FOR ADULTS

PLEASE DROP ITEMS OFF AT THE KCMR STUDIOS DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS

MONDAY – FRIDAY, 8 AM – 4 PM

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