Dadeland Mall, The Falls and Miami International Mall are serving as drop-off locations for the Red Cross in an effort to give back to the community and assist those affected by Hurricane Irma. The centers will accept donations throughout September.
The centers are working closely with the organization to quickly respond to the needs of individuals, families and communities impacted by the hurricane. All goods accepted will benefit those being sheltered.
“Our thoughts are with all those who have suffered due to Hurricane Irma and its lingering effects,” said Sara Valega, area director of marketing for Miami International Mall. “We’ve received many requests from the community about how they can help Hurricane Irma victims, and we’re glad to offer a way for our customers to assist people in need.”
Dadeland Mall, The Falls and Miami International Mall also have resumed regular hours, offering people a place to visit, take advantage of the many restaurants and services, charge their phones or just take a break from the overwhelming events that have taken place because of Hurricane Irma.
Drop offs can be made at the following locations through Sept. 30:
Mall Management offices at The Falls from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.;
Simon Guest Services at Miami International Mall from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and
Simon Guest Services and Mall Management office at Dadeland Mall from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Items being accepted for donation include: Water, non-perishable foods, blankets, pillows, portable phone chargers, paper plates and plastic ware.