Efforts continue in North Alabama to collect items for Hurricane Michael victims

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. — Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle, residents continue to work to clean up the destruction it left behind.

Madison County commissioners are teaming up to collect items for victims in the Florida panhandle.

The public is invited to drop off donations at the following locations:

  • District 2 Office at 100 Plaza Blvd, Madison, AL 35758
    • Monday, October 29 and Tuesday, October 30
    • 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • District 3 East Office at 4273 Highway 72 East, Brownsboro, AL 35741
    • Monday, October 29 and Tuesday, October 30
    • 7:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
  • District 3 New Hope Office at 149 Walnut Street, New Hope, AL 35760
    • Monday, October 29 and Tuesday, October 30
    • 7:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
  • District 4 Office at 6084 Highway 53, Harvest, AL 35749
    • Monday, October 29 and Tuesday, October 30
    • 7:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
  • District 5 drop off location–Hillwood Baptist Church, 300 Kohler Street, SE, Huntsville, AL 35803.  Drop offs will be taken at the east entrance of the church, off Chickamauga Trail
    • Monday, October 29-ONLY
    • Noon – 6:00 p.m.

Donors are asked to not donate clothing items. The following is a list of acceptable donations:

  • Bottled Water
  • Nonperishable Food Items
  • Cleaning supplies:
    • Buckets
    • Bleach
    • Cleaning detergent
    • Mops
    • Brooms
    • Paper towels
    • Large garbage bags
    • Rubber gloves
    • Masks
    • Scrub brushes
    • Scouring pads
    • Sponges
    • Air freshener
    • Tarps
    • Flashlights & Batteries
  • Personal items:
    • Toiletries
    • Bar soap
    • Hand sanitizer/Hand soap
    • Shampoo/Conditioner
    • Adult diapers
    • Disposable razors
    • Shaving cream
    • Toilet paper
    • Diapers for babies
    • Baby wipes
    • Baby food/formula
    • Baby formula
    • Sippy cups and bottles
  • Pet supplies:
    • Pet Kennels
    • Leashes
    • Collars
    • Pet food
    • Cat litter