Two county agencies are seeking donations of new box fans for needy families.
The Delaware County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in coordination with People In Need of Delaware County, are asking for donations of new box fans.
The fan drive will run until Sept. 15 or when cooler weather prevails, officials said.
Fans may be dropped off at any of the following Delaware County EMS or fire stations or branches of the Delaware County District Library:
• Elm Valley Joint Fire District, 9821 U.S. 42 North Ashley
• Berlin Township Fire Department, 2708 Lackey Old State Road, Delaware
• BST&G Fire District, 350 W. Cherry St., Sunbury
• Concord Township Fire Department, 7943 Dublin Road, Delaware
• Delaware Fire Department, 99 S. Liberty St., Delaware
• Delaware Fire Department, 683 Pittsburgh Drive, Delaware
• Delaware Fire Department, 1320 W. Central Ave., Delaware
• Genoa Township Fire Department, 7049 Big Walnut Road, Galena
• Harlem Township Fire Department, 3883 S. State Route 605, Galena
• Liberty Township Fire Department, 7761 Liberty Road, Powell
• Liberty Township Fire Department, 10150 Sawmill Road, Powell
• Orange Township Fire Department, 7700 Gooding Blvd., Delaware
• Orange Township Fire Department, 7307 S. Old State Road, Lewis Center
• Porter/Kingston Fire District, 12844 Olive Green Road, Sunbury
• Radnor Township Fire Department, 4061 State Route 203, Radnor
• Scioto Township Fire Department, 3737 Ostrander Road, Ostrander
• Tri-Township Fire District, 495 Sunbury Road, Delaware
• Tri-Township Fire District, 660 Coover Road, Delaware
• Delaware County Station 1, 909 U.S. 23 North, Delaware
• Delaware County Station 2, 283 W. Granville St., Sunbury
• Delaware County Station 3, 6226 Third Ave., Lewis Center
• Delaware County Station 4, 4095 State Route 203, Radnor
• Delaware County Station 5, 245 W. High St., Ashley
• Delaware County Station 6, 12844 Olive Green Road, Sunbury
• Delaware County Station 7, 7177-A Northgate Way, Westerville
• Delaware County Station 8, 6457 U.S. 36 West, Ostrander
• Delaware County Station 9, 13961 Woodtown Road, Galena
• Delaware County Station 10, 2708 Lackey Old State Road, Delaware
Delaware County District Library branches
• Delaware County District Library, 84 E. Winter St., Delaware
• Orange branch, 7171 Gooding Blvd., Delaware
• Ostrander branch, 75 N. Fourth St., Ostrander
• Powell branch, 460 S. Liberty Road, Powell
EMA officials said they remind residents that the Delaware County District Library has offered its air-conditioned locations to residents wanting to get out of the heat.
For more information on donating a box fan, contact Sandy Mackey at Delaware County EMA at 740-833-2183 or Kevin Crowley at People in Need at 740-363-6284.
Information for this story was provided by the Delaware County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.