GOWRIE - Upstream Ministries is collecting donations of gently used items for a ReThink Christmas Sale Nov. 17 and 24. All proceeds will be given to those who need help, locally and internationally. Charities and organizations being supported include Living Water International, Upstream Ministries and Beacon of Hope.
Items being collected include toys, games, jewelry, hand-made items, gift baskets, sports memorabilia, household items, decorative items, tools and books.
Collections will end Nov. 9. Donation drop-off sites are Gowrie United Methodist Church, Heartland Bank in Gowrie, Callender Public Library, Farmers Cooperative in Farnhamville and Paton Presbyterian Church.