Veterans' Holiday Relief Drive goes through Jan. 31

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - Hosted by the Department of South Dakota American Legion of Auxiliary, the 6th annual event aims to provide help to homeless or needy veterans, military members and their families.

Donations of cleaning supplies, hygiene products, cold weather clothing, bedding, gift cards and money are being accepted at several locations around South Dakota.

Drop off sites include:

-Mitchell American Legion Post 18

-Hot Springs American Legion Post 71

-The Cornerstone Rescue Mission in Rapid City

-The Spearfish Area Chamber of Commerce

-Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce

-Sioux Falls American Legion Post 15

-The Broadcaster/Plain Talk in Vermillion

-Yankton Elks Lodge #994 in Yankton

Donations can also be mailed to:
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 8
Attn: VHRD
P.O. Box 981
Pierre, SD 57501

Monetary donations or shopping gift cards can be mailed to:
Dept. of SD American Legion Auxiliary
129 North Main Avenue
Hartford SD 57033