Goodwill of Central Illinois will hold its 12th annual Stand Down for Veterans, while following safety precautions.
The event will be held at Goodwill Commons, Goodwill of Central Illinois’ administrative building. It will take place on Saturday, October 17, between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM. It will resume on October 19 and run through October 24. The event will be from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM each day.
Veterans will be able to come by and pick up winter clothing and shoes, hygiene products, a duffle bag, raingear, pillows, blankets, and towels. They will also have access to glasses, diabetic and denture kit, gift cards and information from many local support agencies. Lunch will also be served, each day.
Congresswoman Cheri Bustos is scheduled to visit the Stand Down on Wednesday, 10/21/20 between Noon and 1:00 PM. Representative Darin LaHood is scheduled to visit the Stand Down on Friday, October 23, from 11:00 AM to Noon.
For more information regarding Goodwill of Central Illinois, visit www.goodwillpeo.org.