Barbara Hernandez, left, of San Luis Obispo hands a bag of toiletries to Cathryn Christensen during the SLO Communities Bridging Poverty Toiletry Round-Up in the Big 5 parking lot in San Luis Obispo on Friday.
The event collected donations for a conference, planned for Feb. 26, that will teach people living in poverty about community resources that can help them.
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