Bowling Green Area Lodging Association Holds Donation Drive for BRASS

MaryKayThe Bowling Green Area Lodging Association has stepped up their game when it comes to philanthropic activities in their community. The group has been holding bi-monthly initiatives to help local nonprofits. For mid-May through mid-July the group collected items for the Barren River Area Safe Space.

Items collected include:

  • Hyatt Place: 8 sheets, 4 fitted sheets, 3 blankets, 11 towels/wash cloths, 3 pillow shams
  • BG Area CVB: 6,000 Playtex maxipads (donated by Playtex)
  • Staybridge Suites – $90 worth of personal care items (shampoo, soap, deodorant), 50-60 hamburgers/buns, 20 taco shells with meat
  • TownePlace Suites – $130 worth of perishable and non-perishable food items, $50 worth of school supplies and toys, 40 wash cloths, 25 bath towels, 15 sets of sheets, used kitchenware, pots, pants, etc., 1 case of shampoo.
  • Candlewood Suites – 84 blankets, multiple sheet sets, Mary Kay makeup.

The business collecting the most items wins a pizza party. Tori Hardin, Director of BRASS, will be attending the August association meeting to share with the group how these items benefit their clients.

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