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Courtesy: Duke Athletics
Football to Collect Items for Hurricane Harvey Relief
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 08/28/2017
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DURHAM, N.C. – In response to the recent flooding and hardships faced by the Houston area as a result of Hurricane Harvey, the Duke football program is partnering with Marrin's Moving to collect items that will be sent to flood victims. 

Starting Wednesday, August 30, with every three items donated from the list below, fans can purchase a general admission ticket to the September 9 contest versus Northwestern for only $5.

Those wishing to make donations can do so at a variety of locations and times:

• Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. starting August 30 – Donations accepted at the Duke Athletics Ticket Office in Scott Family Athletics Performance Center. NOTE: In observance of Labor Day, the ticket office will be closed on Monday, September 4th.
• Saturday, September 2, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Donations accepted at the Duke Athletics Ticket Office in Scott Family Athletics Performance Center prior to Duke’s season opener against N.C. Central
• Saturday, September 9, 9:00 a.m. – noon – Donations accepted at the Duke Athletics Ticket Office in Scott Family Athletics Performance Center prior to the Duke versus Northwestern kickoff

Items in need from the Houston community include the following: Buckets, paper towels, large garbage bags, rubber gloves, masks, scrub brushes, scouring pads, sponges, air freshener, toiletries, hand sanitizer, shampoo, conditioner, bar soap, hand soap, adult diapers, disposable razors, shaving cream, toilet paper, diapers for babies, baby wipes, baby food, baby formula, sippy cups and bottles, bottled water, nonperishable food items and school supplies.

We thank you in advance for your generous donations.

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