Douglas County offers many places to give |

Douglas County offers many places to give

Staff Reports
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Austin’s House

To donate money or Christmas gifts to the house, call 267-6711.

Blood Drives

Piper Family blood drive 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday in the Town Hall, 1604 Esmeralda Ave., Minden. Information, Danielle, (775) 901-2818.

The Pulse Fitness blood drive 9 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Jan. 4 at 885 Mahogany Drive, Minden. Information, Monica (775) 513-5931.

Carson Valley Arts Council

The Carson Valley Arts Council is in its capital campaign to pay off the loan on the Copeland Building. Donations can be sent to P.O. Box 244, Minden, NV 89423. Information,

Family Support Council

Gift cards for 16-18-year-olds not served by Project Santa Claus can be dropped off at the office, 1255 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Information, 782-8692

Food Closet

Bring nonperishable items to the Carson Valley Community Food Closet, 1255 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday. Information, 782-3711.

Partnership of Community Resources

Donations can be sent to 1517 Church Street, Gardnerville, NV, 89410. Information,

Tahoe Youth & Family Services

Wish list online at

Toys For Tots

Great Basin Home Health, 1507 Highway 395, Suite D, Gardnerville. They are hosting a toy drive 5-7:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Bring an unwrapped toy and receive a free picture with Santa. Office hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday- Friday. Information, (775) 392-1188.

Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 1352 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Infomation, 782-2555.

Subway on Topsy Lane. Bring in a $5 gift and receive a free 6-inch sandwich. Information, 267-0888. See anyone we missed? Send us a note with all your information to