The Round Rock Express is partnering with United Way for a donation drive to go toward relief efforts following the devastation brought by Hurricane Harvey. The two organizations will be collecting donations at Dell Diamond on Friday, September 1st and Saturday, September 2nd starting at 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday, September 3rd starting at 5:00 p.m. Fans will receive two general admission tickets for the Express’ season finale on Monday with their donation. They are asking that fans only bring supplies listed. Clothing will not be accepted. Click here for a full list of accepted items.
The list of items the United Way is asking for include:
- Toiletries (shampoo, body wash, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, combs, hairbrushes, feminine hygiene products, etc.)
- Hand sanitizer
- Bleach, heavy-duty cleaners, dish soap, sponges, etc.
- Contractor-grade trash bags
- Mops and buckets
- Heavy-duty work gloves
- Latex/nitrile gloves
- Box fans
They will not be collecting clothing, toys, furniture or taking monetary donations at this time. A detailed list of accepted donations can be found at www.UnitedWay-WC.org.
This drive is part of a larger effort by the United Way of Williamson County to collect cleaning supplies and personal care items for flood victims.