Donations of money and gift cards are being accepted for the families affected by Wednesday’s fire in downtown Seymour.

The drop-off sites are:

Beautiful Chaos, 125 W. Second St., Seymour; 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; 317-407-3922

St. Ambrose Catholic Church or St. Ambrose Catholic School, 325 S. Chestnut St., Seymour; 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays; 812-522-5304 or 812-522-3522

Reddington Christian Church, 10516 N. U.S. 31, Reddington; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays or during worship services at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sundays; 812-445-3451

Donations of clothing also are being accepted at Reddington Christian Church and Beautiful Chaos.

For the Killey family, items and sizes needed are women’s tops XL and pants 16-18; men’s tops 2XL and pants 42X30; man in his 20s tops XL and pants 36X32; and 20-year-old woman tops medium/large and pants 10.

For the Ponce family, items and sizes needed are women’s tops small, jeans 5 and shoes 8; men’s tops XL, jeans 36X34 and shoes 11; men’s tops large, jeans 34X32 and shoes 11; and women’s tops XL, jeans 16 and shoes 7½.

Donations of items for hair stylists to use, including shears, flatirons, blow dryers and hair products, are being accepted at N Stylz Hair Design, 321 E. Second St., Seymour.

Also, for the licensed stylists and manicurists without jobs after the fire, the shop is offering booth space at no charge for a month. Two spots are open for stylists, one is for a manicurist and one is for multi-services.

For information, contact Peggy Davis at 812-405-2410 or 812-216-1849.

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Zach Spicer is a reporter for The (Seymour) Tribune. He can be reached at or 812-523-7080.