The Sleep Train Mattress Center store in San Leandro is collecting new clothing to be donated to foster children through July 22. The store is located at 15099 Hesperian Boulevard Suite D.
New clothes for infants, children and teens are needed.
All Sleep Train stores are participating in the new clothing drive. You can also make donations on-line here or mail checks payable to the non-profit "Ticket to Dream Foundation" at 2205 Plaza Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765.
Throughout the year Sleep Train stores conduct various drives for items to be donated to foster children inluding school supplies, pajamas, toys, shoes and coats.
There are 60,000 foster children state-wide and each year 30,000 children enter the foster care system in California. You can read more about the needs of foster children on the stores' website here.
If you have questions about the new clothing drive, contact the San Leandro store at 510-276-6670.