Friday, October 16, KATC and the United Way of Acadiana are holding "Spirit of Acadiana Day of Giving" to benefit those in need from Hurricane Delta.

KATC is teaming up with the United Way of Acadiana, Second Harvest Food Bank and Catholic Charities of Acadiana are looking for donations to lend a helping hand those affected by Hurricane Delta.

The "Spirit of Acadiana Day of Giving" will take place tomorrow (10/16/20) 6am until 6pm at United Way of Acadiana located at 215 E. Pinhook Road in Lafayette.

Volunteers are still needed for supply distribution. Register to help at UnitedWayofAcadiana.org/volunteer.

Below is the list of items needed from KATC.com.

Non Perishable Foods

  • Canned tuna
  • Dried or canned beans
  • Canned Chili, soup
  • Peanut Butter
  • Nuts
  • Trail mix
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Fruits, fruit cups
  • Tomato and spaghetti sauces
  • Dried
  • sugar/high fiber cereal
  • Oatmeal
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Grits
  • Granola bars
  • Healthy snacks

Supplies

  • Unused mops, buckets
  • Paper towels
  • Toilet paper
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Soap/Hand sanitizer
  • Disposable PPE
  • Paper plates
  • Disposable cutlery
  • Tarps
  • Floor Scrappers
  • Prybars
  • Commercial trash bags
  • Utility knives
  • Clothes lines/pins

Personal

  • Toiletries (soap, deodorant , toothpaste, shampoo)
  • School supplies
  • Unused socks
  • Unused underwear
  • Feminine products
  • Diapers (size 2-6)

Please Do NOT Donate

  • Unlabeled cans
  • Rusty cans
  • Glass containers
  • Perishable food
  • Clothing
  • Open or Used items
  • Medicine