Baylor University hosting Dia Del Oso benefit for West explosion victims
UPDATED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 1:10pm
Waco, TX (KWKT) — Baylor University is coming together to support the victims of the tragedy that occurred in West on Wednesday night.
Dia Del Oso is a a long-awaited holiday for all BU students and the university is asking for a slight modification of students' plans.
Baylor will be setting up a location on 5th Street behind the Dia Del Oso stage for donations.
Some of the items requested are: toothpaste, water bottles, baby formula, diapers, shampoo, conditioner, clothing of all sizes, deodorant, towels, blankets, personal hygiene products, shoes, items for children, gift cards,and monetary donations.
Thursday night, Dia Del Oso opener and headliner location will be changed to the Ferrell Center and will take place as a concert benefiting the West, Texas, relief efforts.
Beginning at 6:30 p.m., Thursday night, the donation station will be moved to the Ferrell Center.
Please join us tonight as a part of Baylor Nation, so that we can surround the West Community with love, support, prayers and even items to meet their everyday needs.