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In accordance with the Illinois State mandate, masks are required on L&C campuses and vaccinations or weekly testing is required for team members and students. Visit www.lc.edu/coronavirus for information on submitting vaccine documentation and free testing on campus.

  • SGA Hygiene Closet

    SGA Hygiene Closet The mission of the Student Government Association's (SGA) Hygiene Closet is to provide free common hygiene products to students who need them throughout the year.

    Due to COVID, L&C Student Activities is focusing this year’s LC Cares efforts, which usually involve students volunteering at community organizations, on organizing a donation drive to support the SGA Hygiene Closet and a hygiene item giveaway event for National Volunteer Week, April 19 and 20. If you are in need of free hygiene items, please fill out the form and RSVP a pickup time so we can fulfill your request.

    LC Cares Hygiene Giveaway

    • Monday, April 19, 2021 between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Fobes Circle (RSVP)
    • Tuesday, April 20, 2021 between 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., Wade Circle (RSVP)   

     

    Locations

    The closet is currently located on the L&C's Godfrey campus.

    Donations

    Donations will help stock the closet for regular student use, as well as provide items for this spring’s giveaway event. Those interested in donating may do so through the following methods:

    • Products can be dropped off at the Campus Security Building at the corner of Godfrey Road and Elm Street in Godfrey now through April 17. Donations must be new, within their expiration date and sealed in their original packaging.
    • Items may also be purchased from the closet’s Amazon Wish List. Purchases can be sent directly to the closet, c/o Jenna Shelton/Student Activities, Lewis and Clark Community College, 5800 Godfrey Rd., Godfrey, IL 62035. Amazon Smile users can increase the impact of their donation for no charge, simply by adding the Lewis and Clark Community College Foundation as their charity of choice when making their purchase.
    • The closet will also accept cash donations through checks payable to Lewis and Clark Community College with “hygiene closet” written in the memo or through the L&C SGA Hygiene Drive Facebook Fundraiser. Checks should be sent to Shelton at the same address.

    Items needed

    • Soaps, shampoos and body washes
    • Dental hygiene products like toothbrushes and toothpaste
    • Menstruation products like tampons and pads
    • Childcare products like diapers and baby wipes
    • Hand sanitizer and lotions
    • Household products like laundry detergent, toilet paper and paper towels

    For more information contact Jenna Shelton at jshelton@lc.edu or (618) 979-1537.

    Sponsors

    • Student Government Association
    • The Bridge
    • Lewis and Clark Community College