Fresh Start Announces Need for “Beat the Heat” Summer Donations

Fresh Start ( has set out to “beat the heat” by collecting summer donations. Throughout month of June, they’re focusing on summer supplies such as deodorant, water bottles, beach towels, sunglasses, and bug spray. These items will help Fresh Start residents stay protected through the summer. Donation times are on Mondays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. During these times, there will be a volunteer on site, available to help unload your vehicle.

Fresh Start is a goal-orientated program designed to assist women through case management to overcome barriers to economic stability. Since its formation in 1991, over 1,800 women have called Fresh Start home. Get involved by visiting their website at or connecting on social media. To donate or volunteer, Contact Audrey at (402) 475-7777 /