HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – A group of Colorado Girl Scouts helped collect items for pets in need. They set up a donation drive in Highlands Ranch and collected dog treats, cat litter and gently used blankets.
People drove up to drop off their contributions while the scouts wore masks and followed social distancing guidelines. The scouts say they hoped their event showcased Colorado’s giving side.READ MORE: Colorado's Comeback: Fans Return For Concerts At Red Rocks
“It just sees the community coming together to help the cause,” one scout said.READ MORE: 'Forever Chemicals' Levels In Frisco Drinking Water Would Be Illegal In Three Other States, Residents 'Shocked'
The donations will benefit the Humane Society of the South Platte Valley.MORE NEWS: 'Super Carriers' CU Boulder Study Shows How Asymptomatic People Spread Disease
The scouts will receive a special patch which promotes friendship, leadership and ways to get outside and enjoy Colorado.