January 6, 2020 –The City of Fort Wayne joins the Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne and the national non-profit organization Comfort Cases to announce a month-long fundraising effort to provide support for local children entering the foster care system.
For this donation drive, Comfort Cases is soliciting donations of new, unused backpacks and items such as new pajamas, blankets, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, soap, coloring books, journals and much more. For a complete list of items, visit www.comfortcases.org. Donations will be accepted at Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St., January 7 – February 7, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Look for the donation barrels located in the Citizens Square lobby. Monetary donations will also be accepted from January 7 – January 24 at www.comfortcases.org/ftwayne or by mailing a check to: Comfort Cases, 15825 Shady Grove Road, Ste. 60, Rockville, MD 20850.