Concord University Bonners Assisting Tornado Victims

For Immediate Release: 
Mar 06 2012

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,


ATHENS, W.Va. - Concord University’s Bonner Scholars are assisting Jackson General Hospital in Ripley, W.Va. in collecting supplies for tornado victims in West Virginia. The supplies will be given to a television station in Charleston, W.Va. The station is joining forces with the Union Mission to help distribute resources to the victims.
The following supplies are needed:

  • Non Perishable Food (Canned Meats) - things that can be warmed up or eaten with little preparation.
  • Toiletries (Toilet Paper, Toothpaste/toothbrush, Soap, Shampoo)
  • Blankets & Bedding
  • Diapers/Depends
  • Paper Towels
  • Bottled Water
  • Work Gloves
  • Flashlights/batteries
  • First Aid Supplies/kits

Donations should be dropped off at the Bonner House by 12 noon on Friday, March 9. For more information contact Sharde Hardy at 304-384-6080 or