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uShip Charitable Donation Drive and Delivery for Louisiana Flood Victims

We were very saddened to hear of the sudden devastation to Louisiana communities caused by recent flooding. To help the those affected in the Greater Baton Rouge area get back on their feet, uShip will be collecting donated goods from the Austin community today, August 17, through 5pm CST on Friday, August 19th at our office located at 205 Brazos Street in downtown Austin, Texas.

We are currently looking for a service provider to deliver these goods from our office to Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The listing can be found here.

Here’s a list of suggested items to donate:

  • Water
  • Non-perishable food
  • Heavy duty contractor trash bags
  • Shovels
  • Utility knives
  • Gloves
  • Crowbars
  • Large buckets
  • Hammers
  • Tape measures
  • Screwdrivers with interchangeable heads
  • Brooms
  • Mops
  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby formula/food
  • Pet food
  • Boxes/Plastic tubs
  • Garbage cans
  • Cleaning products
  • Pillows
  • Blankets
  • New underwear/socks
  • New clothes

Thank you in advance for any items you can spare.