Help Veterans During Triton RSVP’s Collection Drive - Sept. 11 to Nov. 11

In recognition of Sept. 11, the National Day of Service and Remembrance and Veterans Day on Nov. 11, Triton College’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of West Suburban Cook and Southern DuPage Counties is once again collecting items from Hines VA Hospital’s Comfort List for hospitalized veterans.

Items accepted include:


• Alcohol-free aftershave
• Alcohol-free mouthwash
• Chapstick or lip balm
• Combs
• Crossword puzzle books
• Denture adhesives and denture cleaner (tablets)
• Deodorant
• Disposable razors
• Word-find books
• Hand and body lotion
• Nail clippers
• New undershirts and underwear
• Playing cards
• Shampoo
• Shaving Cream
• New sweatpants and sweatshirts
• Toothbrushes and toothpaste
• New winter gloves and hats

Donations will be accepted in Room R-221 (R Building), located on the east side of Triton’s campus, 2000 5th Ave., River Grove, Mondays-Thursdays 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

For more information, call RSVP at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3603 or 3835.