Donations are needed for holiday party for the homeless

Donations are needed for the annual holiday party held for the local homeless.

The Maxine Lewis Memorial Shelter and the Prado Day Center is seeking sleeping bags, sweatshirts, men and women’s socks and gift cards for items such as gas, food, clothing and shoes.

The party will be held Tuesday, starting with a hot breakfast prepared and served at the Prado Day Center by the Embassy Suites Hotel. After breakfast, gifts will be given to homeless youth and adults.

To donate, drop items off at the Prado Day Center, 43 Prado Road, San Luis Obispo, between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. or call Dee Torres at 541-6351, Ext. 822.