Local Boy Scout troop collection extended

Holiday charity effort will last through Dec. 21

Boy Scout Troop 65 is collecting new and clean, gently used blankets, comforters, sleeping bags, baby blankets, and throws this holiday season for those less fortunate in the area.

Blankets may be dropped off at Haddonfield Welcome Center, 2 Kings Court. Hours for drop off are Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Thursday, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Collection will last through Dec. 21.