AKRON -- Akron General Health System and Summa Health System are hosting a Bra Drive for a local charity.
The donations will go to Breast Oasis, an Akron-based charity that collects and distributes gently used bras to local women in need and provides additional breast health education.
All bras collected during the drive will be distributed by Breast Oasis to needy women in northeast Ohio.
At the end of the bra drive, the health system that collects the most gently used bras will be announced by Breast Oasis.
People are encouraged to bring new and gently used bras to the following locations:
Summa Health System:
- Summa Akron City Hospital Plant Place Gift Shop, 2nd floor 525 E. Market Street, Akron
- Summa St. Thomas Hospital Gift Shop, Main Lobby 400 Wabash Ave., Akron
Akron General Health System:
- Akron General Medical Center, Main Lobby 400 Wabash Ave., Akron
- Akron General Health and Wellness Center - West 4125 Medina Road, Montrose
The drive ends July 27.