Projects tagged with "DONATIONS"

Help Create a Thanksgiving to Remember with Hollywood Food Coalition

Help Hollywood Food Coalition create a wonderful Thanksgiving for their families! They are collecting food items for their Thanksgiving meal bag give away, and they need your help! Needs: stuffing mix , instant potatoes, cans of gravy, cans of green beans, cans of cream of mushroom soup, butter, pies, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls, milk, and more! If you would like to help them collect these food items, go to their website and fill out the form explaining the items you have! From there you can make an appointment to drop off your items! https://hofoco.org/donate-food-and-goods/

#PoseForAPurpose With AHEAD with Horse

AHEAD With Horses is devoted to improving the quality of life of disabled, disadvantaged, and special needs children through equine therapy using vaulting also known as gymnastics on a horse. They have launched a social media challenge called #PoseForAPurpose where you take a photo of yourself making a vaulting pose and challenge your friends and family to do the same, and/or donate to AHEAD with Horses! Don't forget to tag AWH on all social media, and share! Check out their Instagram, @aheadwithhorses to see some vaulting pose examples.
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Donate Gifts for the Youth at Project Angel Food

Project Angel Food works to ensure those in their community battling critical illnesses are fed and nourished. They deliver nutritious meals, free of charge, to homes throughout Los Angeles County to alleviate hunger, prevent malnutrition, and ensure our clients feel comfort and hope in their everyday lives. Even in these unprecedented times, are a 80% volunteer driven and 85% community supported organization, and continue to be amazed by the individuals and organizations that have help fulfill their mission. This coming holiday season is going to be even more difficult than usual for everyone. they know their clients, whom already face daily challenges to their physical, emotional, and financial well-being, will be especially in need during this time of year. They are looking for individuals, groups, and organizations to donate items (toys, gifts and gift cards, hygiene products, clothing) to this initiative. Last year alone, they sent hundreds of gifts to more than 200 kids. Despite a historically challenging year, their client base has continued to grow nearly 33 percent during the pandemic, they plan to reach over 275 kids, newborn infants to 17 year old, in our 27th annual kid?۪s holiday gift campaign. Donations need to be clean/unopened items an age appropriate; however they have children from newborn through late teens, and will be able to tailor gift packages. Project Angel Food is a 501(c)3 nonprofit. Each season, they have been able to provide gift cards, teddy bears, wreaths, toys, clothes, and more to meet the needs of the hundreds of children in the families of their clients. Any support you could provide to help make this campaign a successful one will be greatly appreciated. Again, they are looking for donations for children from newborn to age 17. Gift packages are to be sent out the week of December 14th, 2020 so they will need all items by the week of December 7th, 2020 in order to properly sort and distribute them with our regular meal delivery routes.

Adopt-a-House and Spread Christmas Cheer to Those in Need

Grandmas House of Hope needs volunteers. They are looking for individuals or groups to Adopt-A-House and provide holiday gifts for the men and women living in our Rescued & Restored Housing program. These men and women could use some pampering, love and hope this Christmas! Many of these men and women have severe illnesses or other outside issues that make them a perfect candidate to receive some pampering, love and hope this Christmas. Volunteers who sign up will receive their clients wish lists and drop off instructions. GHH has 4 men?۪s shelters and 9 women?۪s shelter. They will have Wish Lists from each client for you to adopt. (wish lists available after November 16th). Buy them something warm, something yummy, and something personal! (TOTAL price range is $50-$75). Help them create a joyous holiday for the invisible population that they serve.

Share your Children’s Art to Promote Youth Literacy with the American Youth Literacy Foundation

For the past several years American Youth Literacy Foundation has been working to convert their amazing reading curriculum, that teaches children how to read in just 12 hours, into an app that teaches children how to read in about the same time. Right now, they are looking for some very special 5-9 year old kids who like to draw pictures of superheroes. Some of these drawings will be included in the app. Some of them will get special placement in our "Scrolling Credits" section and will be used on the FUNetix.org website. If you wish to be considered for this opportunity, please send high quality photos of hand drawn or hand painted superheroes specifically*: Spiderman, Wonder Woman, Captain America, Hulk, Groot, Ant Man / Ant Woman, Ironman, Thor, Black Panther, Black Widow, Bat Girl, Batman, Superman *(These are our internal team names, so to be considered, please only send drawings of these superheroes.) We are looking for hand drawn artwork only, by 5-9 year old kids only, specifically focused on the superhero and logo. Some background is ok but the more prominently displayed the superhero is, the more likely the artwork will qualify to be included in the app and or website. Please include name and age of artist (initials ok). By sending photos, you agree to allow us to use them for any and all purposes related to the FUNetix 12 Hour Reading App. No compensation other than name recognition shall be given. Hand drawn artwork only. Please take a high quality photo. Thank you moms, dads and kids for volunteering to possibly add your artwork to the FUNetix Reading App and the FUNetix.org website. Send your photos to superhero@YouthLit.org by October 6, 2020. We will still accept photos until Thanksgiving but they will not be in the first release of the app (Version 1.0).

Collect and Donate New and Gently Used Clothes for Project Ropa

Project Ropa is looking for assistance in collecting clothing to distribute to our unhoused neighbors. They are looking for assistance with collecting hygiene products and new and gently used clothing men's clothing donations to distribute to our unhoused neighbors. Items they are seeking include: men's jeans, shorts and cargo pants, men's sneakers, sandals and work boots men's shirts, jackets and sweaters (especially XL+), women's jeans (sizes 12 and up), underwear and socks (new only), backpacks, tote bags, handbags, ball caps, belts, hygiene products (travel-size and full size). Please visit their website to view the full list of items we are currently in need of: www.projectropa.org/get-involved. After you collect these items, you can drop them off at Project Ropa HQ with AN APPOINTMENT. Please email caitlin@projectropa.org to drop off your items!

Provide Holiday Gifts for the Youth at My Friend’s Place

My Friend?۪s Place is a great drop-in resource center in Hollywood offering comprehensive health, education and therapeutic services each year to 1,400 homeless youth and their children. This holiday season, My Friend?۪s Place would like to deliver gifts to some 250 homeless youth. They are in need of the following items: $10 gift cards (Target, 7/11, Ralph?۪s/Food4Less or Starbucks); new beanies and gloves; new hoodies & sweatpants/joggers (all adult sizes); new sleeping bags; new headphones/earbuds; headlamps/flashlights. Please schedule an appointment to drop off items by emailing clothingcloset@myfriendsplace.org. If you are unable to do a drop off, please consider giving through our Amazon Wishlist! www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/AICMXW1D8492. If you can help, please provide all donations by December 15. To coordinate a donation drop off or for more info on hosting a Gift Drive, please contact Rachel Sanchez, Community Engagement and Volunteer Manager, at 323-908-0011 X109 or clothingcloset@myfriendsplace.org. All contributions are tax deductible and greatly appreciated! http://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/AICMXW1D8492

Assemble Thanksgiving Boxes for PATH’s Newly Housed Clients

Thanksgiving Boxes Support PATH's recently housed neighbors with their first thanksgiving meal in their new home by assembling Turkey Boxes with: Boxed stuffing mix Cranberry sauce Pie crust mix or dessert mix Canned vegetables Mashed potato mix $20 grocery store gift card By helping assemble "Turkey Boxes," which include all thanksgiving themed non-perishable food items, you can help PATH teams enrich the first holiday experience of members of their community in their new homes. The relationships you help build with Turkey Box donations can be vital in helping our neighbors feel at home and secure as they adjust to their new housing during this pandemic; helping them continue to inhabit and succeed in interim and long-term housing. In anticipation of a need for over 500+ Turkey Boxes to support their clients to enjoy a special meal for Thanksgiving, they would love to work with you to provide the materials necessary for the holidays. Please coordinate delivery or drop off by November 19th.

Create Hygiene Kits with Project Ropa!

Project Ropa is looking for assistance in creating hygiene kits to distribute to our unhoused neighbors. This can be done remotely by putting together items in a ziploc bag, tote bag or reusable grocery bag. Please note: Items for the hygiene kits will not be provided by us. We recommend reaching out to your network of friends and family to source the items. All items can be travel-size or full-size. Below are items that would be good to include in the kits: Shampoo Conditioner Soap Body lotion Shaving cream Razor Deodorant Q-Tips Band-Aids Hand sanitizer Disinfecting wipes Travel-size facial tissue pack Toilet paper Lip balm Sunscreen Dental floss Hair bands Toothpaste and toothbrush. After you make the kits, you can drop them off at Project Ropa HQ with AN APPOINTMENT. Please email caitlin@projectropa.org to drop off your kits!

Bring the Joy of Holidays by Packing Shoeboxes for Youth

Since 1993, Samaritan?۪s Purse Operation Christmas Child has delivered over 150 millions gift-filled shoeboxes to underprivileged children around the world. In light of Covid-19, GLA Shoebox Packing Party will look different this year. They are hosting a month long boutique style and social distancing packing party to achieve the goal of 2020 shoeboxes. The dates are 11/01 to 11/23, Saturday and Sunday only. Time varies. At the same time, you may also sign up to help them at drop off locations in both Highland Park and Glendale from 11/16-11/23. Reservation is a must. Limited participants will allow in the venue at one time and local CDC guidelines will be followed. Age 10 and up are welcome. Students can request volunteer hours if needed. Packing Party will be hosted at a venue in Highland Park in Los Angeles. You will receive location information when they confirm your reservation. They encourage all participants to bring some gift items for the shoeboxes. Suggested items to bring are notebooks, pens, pencils, rulers, crayons, coloring books, bar soaps, toothbrushes, washcloths, flip flops, etc. For any other questions, please email them at occgreaterla@gmail.com. Thank you for your support in bringing love and joy to millions of children around the world. For more information and to sign up please click here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D49A5AF23ABFFCF8-glaboutique

Donate to Support Horse Therapy for Special Needs Kids with AHEAD with Horses

AHEAD With Horses is devoted to improving the quality of life of disabled, disadvantaged, and special needs children through equine therapy using vaulting also known as gymnastics on a horse. This year they are asking for donations to their program so they can continue taking care of their horses that provide such incredbile therapy for children. You may shop through their Amazon wish list here:https://smile.amazon.com/hz/charitylist/ls/3RBWJNWRZ84AY/ref=smi_ext_lnk_lcl_cl as well as make a monitary donation so they may purchase any of these continuously needed items: Water bottles (for people to drink), Paper towels, Salt Bricks, Fly spray and fly traps, Psyllium Fiber Supplement for horses , Jolly Balls (Horse toy found at tack stores), Plants (including: grass seed, flowers, ground cover, succulents, fertilizer, apple trees, fruitless mulberry trees, crepe myrtle, camelia, sycamore trees, carrot seeds, preference for native CA plants and drought tolerant, etc.), Trash can lids and trash cans (both regular and blue for recycling), Landscaping mulch or stones for landscaping, Clean sand and/or D/G for horse stalls , Shovels and rakes for leaves, Manure rakes and muck buckets, Laminator sheets , Garden hoses (50-100 feet long) , and wheelbarrow and/or muck cart. You can make a donation through their website http://aheadwithhorsesla.org/
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Donate Winter Essentials for PATH’s Jingle Bags Event

Support PATHs recently housed clients and neighbors currently experiencing homelessness with a gift bag with essential items to help them have a happy and fulfilling holidays. Gift bags can be assembled in reusable tote bags, gift bags, or drawstring bags, and can include: Cold weather items (beanies, blankets, sweats, etc.), New hygiene products, Festive treats & snacks

Raise Awareness and Virtually Walk the Purple Carpet for Cystic Fibrosis

This year LA's Finest Walk the Purple Carpet will be held virtually. They will be collaborating with Dallas Finest and collectively raising awareness and funds for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Their goal is to raise $65,000 per chapter. To protect the health and well-being of the cystic fibrosis community and CF Foundation staff during the COVID-19 outbreak, the cystic fibrosis community is finding new ways to come together through virtual experiences. They will host virtual events together leading up to the main virtual event on Thursday, November 5th. For more information and to sign up click here: https://finest.cff.org/walkthepurplecarpet?_ga=2.214789847.1748709645.1602180512-1922788387.1602180512

Test Your Trivia Skills and Give Back!

Our Trivia Nights have been a big hit and loads of fun, so we're making them a regular monthly event! Join Pablo on the second Friday of every month from 7 PM ?? 8 PM as he puts your knowledge to the test. Winners receive a gift card prize ($50 for 1st place, $25 for 2nd place, and $10 for 3rd place) AND 1st place picks a nonprofit for us to give a nice donation. (Yeah, you get to be a mensch and it costs you nothing! Not too shabby!) Bring a friend ?? great for families, too! Sign up through our Wufoo Link!
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Join the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk Valley

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere. Each year friends, families and coworkers form teams to raise money in support of their mission. This year, they will bring light to the darkness of cancer by honoring and remembering those touched by cancer and by rallying VIRTUALLY. Join them on their virtual event site at 7 PM on the event night. You will receive the link in your email prior to the event. If you have issues finding it or connecting reach out to support via email at supportservices@lls.org or call 877-LTN-WALK. For more information and to sign up click here: https://www.lightthenight.org/events/valley

Join the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk LA

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere. Each year friends, families and coworkers form teams to raise money in support of their mission. This year, they will bring light to the darkness of cancer by honoring and remembering those touched by cancer and by rallying VIRTUALLY. Join them on their virtual event site at 7 PM on the event night. You will receive the link in your email prior to the event. If you have issues finding it or connecting reach out to support via email at supportservices@lls.org or call 877-LTN-WALK. For more information and to sign up click here: https://www.lightthenight.org/events/los-angeles

Go Out and Walk to End Alzheimers

Each year the Alzheimer's Association brings Walk to End Alzheimer's to over 600 communities in the U.S.The world may look a little different right now, but one thing hasn?۪t changed: their commitment to ending Alzheimer?۪s. This year, Walk to End Alzheimer?۪s?is everywhere ?? on every sidewalk, track and trail. Your health and safety are their top priorities. This year?۪s event won?۪t be a large in-person gathering ?? instead, they invite you to walk in small teams of friends and family while others in your community do the same to see a world without Alzheimer?۪s and all other dementia. For more information and to sign up please click here: https://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2020/CA-CaliforniaSouthland?fr_id=13285&pg=entry

Join the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk Orange County

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere. Each year friends, families and coworkers form teams to raise money in support of their mission. This year, they will bring light to the darkness of cancer by honoring and remembering those touched by cancer and by rallying VIRTUALLY. Join them on their virtual event site at 7 PM on the event night. You will receive the link in your email prior to the event. If you have issues finding it or connecting reach out to support via email at supportservices@lls.org or call 877-LTN-WALK. For more information and to sign up click here: https://www.lightthenight.org/events/orange-county

Join the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk Central California

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere. Each year friends, families and coworkers form teams to raise money in support of their mission. This year, they will bring light to the darkness of cancer by honoring and remembering those touched by cancer and by rallying VIRTUALLY. Join them on their virtual event site at 7 PM on the event night. You will receive the link in your email prior to the event. If you have issues finding it or connecting reach out to support via email at supportservices@lls.org or call 877-LTN-WALK. For more information and to sign up click here: https://www.lightthenight.org/events/central-california-light-night

Bid to Benefit Los Angeles County Teen Challenge

Bidding 2 Beat Addiction Online Virtual Auction benefits the women's home at LA County Teen Challenge. Bid on a variety of baskets of items for gift cards from popular restaurants, hotels, and grocery stores, small businesses and more! https://go.rallyup.com/losangelesteenchallenge. If at close of auction, you are the "winner" of an item(s), pick up or delivery (within certain mileage from center) to be scheduled by calling Shannon at 310-644-3695 or Krystin at 323-546-3183; LA County Teen Challenge, 3156 Euclid Ave., Lynwood, CA 90262.
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