Handbag drive held to benefit homeless women

A salon on East Gun Hill Road is helping to provide feminine care for the homeless to ring in the new year.

A salon on East Gun Hill Road is helping to provide feminine care for the homeless to ring in the new year.

A salon on East Gun Hill Road is helping to provide feminine care for the homeless to ring in the new year. (12/30/16)

THE BRONX - A salon on East Gun Hill Road is helping to provide feminine care for the homeless to ring in the new year.

Diva Face Cares, a nonprofit group, helped organize a drive to collect handbags and toiletries for the homeless alongside Eternal Beauty of New York Salon.

The groups say they hope to help at least 100 homeless women this year.

The collected items will be donated to shelters or handed out personally by the organizers.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

An oil truck struck and killed a woman 1 Police: Pedestrian struck, killed on Bruckner Blvd.
A Bronx branch of the Boys and Girls 2 Castle Hill Boys and Girls Club reaches finals in $20K contest
Two of the three men convicted of killing 3 Gunman, driver sentenced in strip club shooting
4 Bronx Sportscast, March 23
Public safety officers in Co-op City will soon 5 Co-op City gets public safety bodycams

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE