Items needed for Holiday Hygiene Drive for Donaldson Correctional Facility by December 16th

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The Jefferson County Memorial Project is collecting much-needed hygiene items for the men of Donaldson Correctional Facility. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

What are you hoping for this Christmas? A new gaming console? A TV? What about a bar of soap? For the men at the Donaldson Correctional Facility, basic hygiene products like soap are hard to come by throughout the year. That’s why the Jefferson County Memorial Project is hosting a Holiday Hygiene Drive from now until December 16th. Here’s how you can get involved.

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Jefferson County Memorial Project to place historical marker for lynching victims in Brookside

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Allyson Carol Payne, C.J. Wade, Joi Brown and Erin Starr at the Jefferson County Memorial Project event on October 22nd. Photo via Jefferson County Memorial Project

Tom Redmond. Jake McKenzie. James Thomas. Tom Edmunds. Four black men murdered in Jefferson County at the hands of white supremacy at the turn of the 20th century. The Jefferson County Memorial Project is dedicated to ensuring that their stories are not forgotten. Here’s how.

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