Gilbert, Ariz. - The summer heat is upon us and Gilbert is accepting donations of sun protection aids including hats, sunscreen, sunglasses, light-weight clothing, as well as bottled water, for the Heat Relief Network. Maricopa Association of Governments’ (MAG) Heat Relief Network provides hydration stations, refuge locations and water donation sites throughout the Valley with the goal of preventing heat related and heat caused deaths among people experiencing homelessness and other vulnerable populations.
Gilbert has four heat relief donation sites across the community:
- Freestone Recreation Center – 1141 E. Guadalupe Road (Lindsay / Guadalupe Roads)
- Gilbert Community Center – 130 N. Oak Street (Gilbert / Elliot Roads)
- Southeast Regional Library – 775 N. Greenfield Road (Greenfield / Guadalupe Roads)
- Town Hall – 50 E. Civic Center Drive (Gilbert / Warner Roads)
Donations will be accepted through Labor Day. For additional heat relief hydration stations, refuge locations and more information, visit www.azmag.gov/heatrelief.