Operation Stand Down Central Texas, an outreach event for homeless veterans, is set for Oct. 18 at the Killeen Community Center.

Clothing and personal items for homeless veterans will be accepted from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Disabled American Veterans Chapter 147. The Auxiliary is conducting the drive.

Bring donations to 702 E. Avenue E, Killeen. The chapter home is by the railroad tracks behind the post office on Eighth Street.

Call Joann Courtland at 254-681-8522 or email davatx147cdr@gmail.com.

Teresa Tankersley

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