JOPLIN, Mo. -- The Salvation Army is looking for new or gently used purses for Joplin tornado survivors. The Army asks donors to fill those purses with feminine hygiene products from now until June 30.
The Salvation Army is also asking for volunteers to assist in feeding programs. The organization in Joplin operates four mobile canteens and two fixed feeding stations serving more than 1,000 people each day.
You can drop off the purses at The Salvation Army in Springfield at 1707 West Chestnut Expressway. You can call (417) 862-5509 for more information.