The Arizona Rattlers has partnered up with St. Vincent de Paul Phoenix for a season long community drive to collect non-perishable food items, clothing, shoes and toiletries. The Rattlers organization has set a goal of collecting 100,000 lbs of "Hope in a Box" for the 2014 season.
Each home game, fans will be encourages to donate those items based on the current local need.
Schedule for Donations
March 23 - Adult Jeans
April 5 - Work boots/athletic shoes (all sizes)
April 19 - Toiletries
April 26 - Non-perishable food items only
May 18 - Paper goods (toilet paper, paper towels, tissues)
May 31 - Non-perishable food items only
June 21 - Athletic shoes (all sizes)
July 20 - Non-perishable food items only
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is an international non-profit organization who has been serving Arizona families since 1946. They are dedicated to serving the poor and providing others with the opportunity to serve the community.
For more information and for a schedule of all the Rattlers' home games visit www.azrattlers.com.