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Seven additional hand sanitizer giveaways have been set through Boot Hill Distillery and Victory Electric for residents in southwest Kansas.


The drive-up giveaways scheduled are Copeland - Thursday, March 26 from 9 to 10 a.m. on Main Street.


Ingalls - Thursday, March 26 from noon to 1 p.m. in west parking lot of the high school.


Montezuma - Friday, March 27 from noon to 1 p.m. at south entrance of the elementary school.


Bucklin - Friday March 27 from 5 to 6 p.m. on Main Street in front of the library.


Spearville - Saturday, March 28 from 10 to 11 a.m. on Park Street by the old ball field.


Cimarron - Saturday, March 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the elementary school circle drive.


Jetmore - Sunday, March 29 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Jetmore City Office (109 E. Bramley).


The hand sanitizer was made through the World Health Organization's recommended handrub formula and with the help of many community entities, the distillery continued its production anticipating more than 18,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to be made.


To protect the health and safety of everyone involved, the giveaway is drive-up only, and people are asked to not exit their vehicles. One bottle of hand cleanser per adult in the car will be given away, as long as supplies last.


Along with the distiller and Victory Electric, the hand sanitizers were also made possible by contributions from Kansas Corn, Dodge City/Ford County Development Corporation, Conestoga Energy, Western Plains Medical Complex, Conant Construction, Centera Bank, Nu Life Market, BlackJacks Liquor, Hilker Trucking, and others.


According to Victory Electric, if businesses or organizations has a need for hand sanitizer, a request can be made at https://forms.gle/TAnoPFa1Sgr6C12H9.


Distributions will be based on the most urgent needs.


Donations are also welcome at gf.me/u/xr59ng, however donations do not guarantee acquisition of product.


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