How you can help the 'Doing Our Part From the Heart' campaign


by Nicole Harrell/News Release

Posted on February 25, 2013 at 6:40 PM

Updated Monday, Feb 25 at 6:42 PM

(WHAS11) -- Your help is needed to give back to members of the military serving overseas. The campaign is called "Doing our Part from the Heart" and it was started by Louisville Metro Councilwoman Madonna Flood.

Here is a list of items needed that can be dropped off at a "Doing Our Part" location:

Chewing Gum/Mints/Lifesavers                          Deodorant
Lotion                                                                    Foot Powder
Razors                                                                    Body Wash
Bandaids                                                                Q-Tips
Bug Repellant with DEET                                    Eye Drops
Hand Sanitizer                                                      Wet Ones
Kool-aide or Gatorade individual packs              Peanut Butter
Individual snacks, chips, nuts, pretzels               Neosporin
Candy that will not melt
Sun Block                                                              After Sun lotion
Nasal Spray                                                           Tylenol/Pain Relievers

Here are the drop-off locations for the 2013 Doing Our Part from the Heart Campaign

Republic Bank
"From the Heart Account" at all Republic Banks

Okolona Fire Department
8501 Preston Highway, Louisville
All Stations

Scheller's Fitness & Cycling
8323 Preston Highway, Louisville
11520 Shelbyville Road, Louisville
1000 Veterans Parkway, Clarksville

Tax Preparers
All Locations in Louisville and Southern Indiana

Allegra Print & Imaging
8307 Preston Highway, Louisville

BC Roosters
76405 Preston Highway, Louisville
4420 Dixie Highway, Louisville

Ong's Urgent Care
12937 Shelbyville Road, Louisville

Kentucky Telco
4816 Outer Loop, Louisville

City Hall
601 West Jefferson, Louisville
(enter from Jefferson entrance)

For more information about the 2013 Doing Our Part from the Heart Campaign, contact Councilwoman Flood's office at 574-1124.  You can visit the Councilwoman's website at  or go to "Doing our Part From the Heart" on Facebook.