In partnership with Pennsylvania Interfaith Community Programs, Inc., United Way of Adams County’s 10th annual Day of Caring will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, 9-11:30 a.m. at Misty Ridge Terrace Community Room, Gettysburg. Day of Caring is a day when teams of volunteers from companies, organizations, schools and the community Live United by working on a service project to benefit residents of Adams County. 2019 Day of Caring is sponsored PNC, FirstEnergy / Met Ed and Gettysburg Lions Club.
This year’s theme is “Personal Caring for Day of Caring.” Teams of volunteers will pack 900 personal hygiene kits that will be distributed to homeless or low-income men, women and children in need in Adams County. Each kit will contain a toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, body lotion, bar soap, shaver, tissues and/or wet ones, and feminine hygiene products.