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December 1, 2020 – Through December 11, 2020, United Way is holding its annual Project Warmth collection drive for new warm hats, gloves, and socks. Donations will be distributed through our local nonprofit Partner Network and our programs Food Access Saturday and the High School Food Program to Nevada County residents in need.

The individuals in the picture are employees of B & C during last year’s collection drive.  B & C have been a part of this collection drive since its inception seven years ago. 

For the past seven years, local businesses have supported this program by hosting a donation box on-site, encouraging company-wide donations, and maintaining public donation boxes. “Distributing Project Warmth donations is one of my favorite holiday traditions. To see the impact of such a simple act is heartwarming. Without the support of our business community and the generosity of our residents, programs like this would not be possible.” Megan Timpany, Executive Director of United Way of Nevada County.

You can drop off new hats, gloves, and socks through December 11, 2020, at the following locations:

B & C Ace Home & Garden Center
2032 Nevada City Highway
Grass Valley, CA 95945

JC Penney
(Men’s and Women’s Departments)
732 Freeman Lane
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce
128 East Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Walker’s Office Supplies
791 Maltman Drive
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Don Adams Antenna Satellite Services
155 Joerschke Drive
Grass Valley, CA 9594

If you are interested in finding out more about our collection drive, please call 274-8111 or email admin@uwnc.org. Live United this holiday season and help us keep the community warm.