UM Hosts Clothing, Supply Drive for Standing Rock Reservation

October 04, 2016

MISSOULA – The University of Montana is holding a clothing and supply drive for residents of Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota from now through Wednesday, Oct. 12.

Accepted supplies include bottled water, firewood, gloves, hats, scarves, beading supplies, tents and food. All donations should be brought to the University Center Game Room between 9 a.m. and midnight Monday through Friday or from noon to midnight on weekends.

This is the first year for the drive, which will benefit the Oceti Sakowin and Sacred Stone camps in their fight for clean water as they prepare for the North Dakotan winter.

For more information visit the Facebook page at http://bit.ly/2dxQAfz

Contact: Joseph Grady, UC Game Room program adviser, 406-243-5590, joseph.grady@mso.umt.edu.