Young at Heart seeking gift bag donations |

Young at Heart seeking gift bag donations

Staff Reports

The Young at Heart Senior Citizens Club in conjunction with the Douglas County Senior Center are seeking donations for the Annual 2017 Holiday Gift Bags.

Through the generosity of the community, each year Young at Heart has been able to fill 200 Holiday Gift Bags for the homebound seniors receiving daily meals.

List of items to include:


Chap stick


Combs and brushes


Lotion/hand cream

Bar soap

Lap blanket

Dish towels




Cards or writing paper


Puzzle books

2018 calendar


Wallet or coin purse

Non-glass ornament

No food, candles lighters, glass or used items.

Pick up the full list at the Douglas County Senior Center.

In lieu of items, cash donations or gift cards will be accepted to assist us in the purchasing of items.

Donations may be dropped off 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday at the Douglas County Senior and Community Center, 1329 waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Information, Doug and Cindy Petersen 782-6349.