For Immediate Release Contact: Kimberly Wadaga
Oct. 29, 2012 (517) 373-6960
Sen. Proos and Walmart to present a check to aid Great Start Diaper Drive
Who: State Sen. John Proos, R-St. Joseph;
Deena Botranger of Walmart; and
Amanda Williamson of Great Start of Berrien County.
What: Sen. Proos, in conjunction with Walmart, will present a check to Great Start of Berrien County for their second annual Diaper Drive.
When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 2 p.m.
Where: Walmart, 2107 S. 11th St., Niles, MI.
Brief: On Tuesday, Sen. Proos, in conjunction with Walmart, will be presenting a check for $4,000 to Great Start of Berrien County. The event will be held at the Niles Walmart store, a significant employer in the area, employing about 300 people.
Last year, Great Start of Berrien County collected more than 20,000 diapers for families in need. Diapers will be distributed to local homeless shelters, home visiting programs and community organizations.
Proos will be available for comment following the check presentation ceremony.
Photos of the event will be available on Sen. Proos’ website under the photowire tab at: http://www.misenategop.com/senators/photowire.asp?District=21