Lexie's Gift collecting donations for birthday bags

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Spreading a little kindness. That's the goal of a donation drive now underway. Lexie's Gift is collecting toiletries to fill 33 birthday bags in honor of Lexie Valverde's 33rd birthday.

The bags will be distributed to people in need in our community. Here is a list of items needed:

Deodorant for men
Deodorant for women
Men's socks
Women's socks
Toothbrushes (individually wrapped)
Full sized shampoo
Full sized lotion
Full sized shower gel for men
Full sized shower gel for women
Mens toiletry bags
Womens toiletry bags
Inexpensive fleece blankets for men
Inexpensive fleece blankets for women
A total of 5 Costco size laundry pods
Gift cards for laundromat
Hair brushes
Combs of nice quality
Nice quality nail files
Journals for men
Journals for women
Bus passes
Good quality granola bars
Cotton gloves for women
Cotton gloves for men
Nice quality purple ink pens
Nice quality blue ink pens
Stamped envelopes with love stamp, 3 sets of 33
Note pads for writing letters
Canned fruit with pull top lid
Baby wipes
Small flashlight batteries included
Pillowcase for men
Pillowcase for women
Small pillow
Coin purse for men
Coin purse for women
Milano cookies
Good quality individual packs granola mix
Beautiful silk sunflower (to be used on bag with card)

Organizers are asking each person or company to adopt one item so that each of the items are identical.

The donation drive runs through September, 2019.

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