Projects tagged with "GIFTS"

Help Spread Cheer on Skid Row with Fred Jordan Missions

Help spread cheer on Skid Row with Fred Jordan Missions' Annual Christmas Celebration! The Mission hopes to help over 20,000 individuals during the holidays. Help hand out toys and Christmas dinner bags. To register please visit: https://fjm.org/events/view/31

https://fjm.org

Pitch in at the Winter Wonderland at Drew Child Development Corporation

Winter Wonderland is a Christmas Toy Giveaway that Drew CDC puts on for the community! They will have food, games and tons of fun. Volunteers will assist with set up, break down, gift distribution and oversight of activities. They are in need of food donations, toy donations, or any other items that would supplement our gift giving. They are also taking ALL financial contributions to help with the event planning and preparation.

http://www.drewcdc.org

Pitch in at Big Sunday’s TM@10 Event #5

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Join us for TM@10 at Big Sunday headquarters where we will host a different service project each week that benefits a worthy cause! Enjoy good food, good company and good deeds; everyone is welcome. We have helped lots of shelters, hospitals and senior facilities around all over town. Join us as we decorate holiday cookies for US Vets Inglewood! For more info or to sign up, please email Rob at rob@bigsunday.org or visit http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/tm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

Throw a Holiday Bash at a New Charter School in South LA

Enjoy a Holiday Celebration for the students of a great new charter school, Crete Academy. Crete has grades TK-6 and 126 students. For their holiday party, they'll enjoy food and a special surprise visit from Santa. There will be the Crete Dancer's Performance and the TK-K Musical with Bells. They need 4 to 6 volunteers to help with greeting families, serving food, set-up and clean-up. They also need a Santa Claus, plus Christmas presents for Crete Academy Students: TK (18 students); KG (20 students); 1st (25 students); 2nd (18 students); 3rd (16 students); 4th (12 students); 5th (6 students); 6th (11 students). Donations accepted from 10-31-2018 to 12-31-2018. Donations done on line are via paypal - please use this description for Holiday Donations - #ChristmasDonations

https://www.creteacademy.org/

Assist the Coliseum Street Elementary School with their Need of Toys for the Holidays

The Los Angeles Unified School District's Attendance Improvement Program seeks donations throughout the year to provide gifts to underprivileged children at their school during the holiday season. For the last few years, The Los Angeles Fire Department has assisted them by providing toys and gifts for the students, but there is never enough to fulfill their need. They distribute the gifts on a date close to the winter break so that students can get an opportunity to enjoy at least one toy during the holiday season. Any donations that you would like to share with them can be brought to their school and dropped off at the main office any weekday for the first two weeks of December. Please let office staff know that the gifts are for the PSA counselor's Holiday Attendance Celebration.

Adopt A Family with the Lynwood Unified School District

The Homeless Ed Program in Lynwood serves over 500 students at any given day in a community of roughly 15,000 students. they serve a largely immigrant population with a high unemployment rate. their Annual Holiday event is scheduled to take place Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at their District Office. This holiday season, you or your organization can adopt a student or family by providing gifts and gift certificates for a specific family. For more information, guidelines and details on a family in need - please contact Tam Nguyen (tanguyen@mylusd.org) or Maribel Martinez (mmartinez@mylusd.org) starting Nov. 19th. Please contact Tam Nguyen @ Student Services Department for more info (310) 886-1618; tanguyen@mylusd.org their Homeless Ed Program in Lynwood serves over 500 students at any given day in a community of roughly 15,000 students. they serve a largely immigrant population with a high unemployment rate. their Annual Holiday event is scheduled to take place Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at their District Office. This holiday season, you or your organization can adopt a student or family by providing gifts and gift certificates for a specific family. For more information, guidelines and details on a family in need - please contact Tam Nguyen (tanguyen@mylusd.org) or Maribel Martinez (mmartinez@mylusd.org) starting Nov. 19th.

https://www.lynwood.k12.ca.us

Lend a Hand at Big Sunday’s MM@10 Event #5

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Each Monday morning at 10 am, we host a different, fun, hands-on service project at Big Sunday headquarters called MM@10 (Monday Mornings at 10). Its a great way for folks of all ages to get together to help others. Join us as we make animal blankets and toys for No Kill LA! To RSVP for upcoming MM@10 events, please contact Beenish at beenish@bigsunday.org. See http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/mm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

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Help Spread Holiday Cheer for the Children at ECF Kayne Eras School

ECF Kayne Eras School has a special day each year where they display donations and their students are able to select presents for themselves and their siblings. Students are escorted 1:1 in a private setting so they can select what they really want and need. This annual event is made possible by the generous donations they receive. For many of their students, these are the only holiday gifts they get. Please consider donating board games, toys, stuffed animals, ear buds, and backpacks for students ages 5-22. A toy drive is a great way to engage friends, family or co-workers in spreading holiday cheer to those in need. Exceptional Children's Foundation Kayne Eras School serves children with special needs, many of whom live in low-income households. Help them brighten their holidays by collecting new, unwrapped toys or other gift items. Gifts for Christmas/Hanukkah must be delivered by Friday, December 14. Full details available on www.ecf.net/holiday giving. Visit www.ecf.net/holiday giving for more details gift ideas, or contact Francziska at fsteagall@ecf.net or 310-737-9393 #1398. Don't have time to shop? Let ECF do it for you. Make a cash donation by December 9 and they'll buy gifts for those who need them most. Visit www.ecf.net/holiday giving to donate and learn more. http://www.ecf.net/holidaygiving

http://www.ecf.net

Donate to Benefit I Have A Dream Foundation – Los Angeles

I Have A Dream Foundation - Los Angeles is hosting a holiday celebration honoring their IHAD LA stakeholders and supporters! The purpose of this event is to learn about their mission, their work, and the youth they serve! they will be accepting gift cards, checks, and cash donations.

Attend a Gala Aimed at Providing Gifts for Needy Youth with Rays of Light Philanthropic

Rays of Light Philanthropic is hosting their 11th annual Christmas "Be a Blessing" Gala aimed at providing Christmas gifts for foster care and homeless youth and teens. They need your help as a volunteer to ensure that their event runs smoothly and beautifully. They have many event prep volunteer opportunities. They ask that all volunteers wear comfortable shoes and dress semi-formal/cocktail attire with the exception of the Tear Down Team. Call Time: 5:00 pm they ask that you stay until 10:00 pm to assist your team in breaking down their station. Dinner will be provided for volunteers and service credit for school. Please note, volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Click here to sign up: https://raysoflightphil.org/452-2/

https://raysoflightphil.org/

Donate Much Needed Gifts for the Clients of Imagine LA

Imagine LA's Winter Wonderland event for families in the Imagine LA program, as well as their mentors, to celebrate the winter holidays. All of their families have recently exited homelessness, and they need extra community and financial support around the holiday season. It's an opportunity for the parents to get gifts and holiday supplies for their family, while the children play. Santa comes, and they have a crafts and games area for the children. They will be constructing a "shop" for parents to pick out toys for their children for the holidays. They will also be giving families the opportunity to get Christmas trees and ornaments, and are accepting financial donations for that purpose. We have two websites, one for financial donations, and then an Amazon wishlist of in-kind donations, which will be populated this week. People can buy the in-kinds off Amazon, or work with Imagine LA directly to bring it to our offices for the event. We accept financial contributions throughout the holiday season. Amazon Wishlist direct link: http://a.co/2lOjThh

http://www.imaginela.org

Volunteer at the Annual Christmas Basket Distribution for the Needy with the City of Pico Rivera

Your assistance is needed to help provide needy families of Pico Rivera with holiday food baskets! They need volunteers to assist with the distribution and sorting of food, registration and check-in, toy distribution, and crowd control. This is a rain or shine event so please be prepared for inclement weather. Click here to sign up: https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp1883459.jsp

Pitch in at Big Sunday’s TM@10 Event #4

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Join us for TM@10 at Big Sunday headquarters where we will host a different service project each week that benefits a worthy cause! Enjoy good food, good company and good deeds; everyone is welcome. We have helped lots of shelters, hospitals and senior facilities around all over town. Join us as we assemble hygiene kits for United Friends of the Children! For more info or to sign up, please email Rob at rob@bigsunday.org or visit http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/tm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

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Lend a Hand at Big Sunday’s MM@10 Event #4

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Each Monday morning at 10 am, we host a different, fun, hands-on service project at Big Sunday headquarters called MM@10 (Monday Mornings at 10). Its a great way for folks of all ages to get together to help others. Join us as we decorate ornaments and make snow globes for our Holiday Party! To RSVP for upcoming MM@10 events, please contact Beenish at beenish@bigsunday.org. See http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/mm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

Bring Joy to the Kids at Thomas A. Edison MIddle School

Bring a smile to the kids at Thomas A. Edison Middle School! Their youth deserve to have a Christmas gift. They will select students that are experiencing loss and a financial crisis and give them a Christmas memory to experience. They will also reach out to the refugee youth and their families. Toys for ages 11-16 is good! Gifts for families are also appreciated. You could wrap them up or they will assign a day to wrap them up together.

Shop for the Children at the Assistance League of Los Angeles

Come take a look at their estate sale and get the perfect gifts for the holidays. Your support benefits Preschool Learning Center, a service program of Assistance League of Los Angeles. The League has been committed to serving impoverished, homeless, and foster children in the community for almost 100 years. Christmas cookies and coffee will be served. Cash and credit cards accepted. No checks please. Street parking available. Questions? Please contact Yvonne Cazier at (323)933-0405 or yvonnecazier@hotmail.com.

Pitch in at Big Sunday’s TM@10 Event #3

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Join us for TM@10 at Big Sunday headquarters where we will host a different service project each week that benefits a worthy cause! Enjoy good food, good company and good deeds; everyone is welcome. We have helped lots of shelters, hospitals and senior facilities around all over town. Join us as make sack lunches for Covenant House. For more info or to sign up, please email Rob at rob@bigsunday.org or visit http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/tm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

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Provide a Joyful Holiday Season for Kids with Special Challenges

Each year the folks at Five Acres strive to create joyful memories for vulnerable children who have already overcome many challenges in their young lives. Fortunately, they have you generous supporters who make holiday wishes come true for the kids and families who rely on their support. You can help them by collecting new toys, clothing and gift cards to help them feel cared for and loved. When to donate your gifts: To ensure their children receive their gifts in time for the holidays, please deliver your unwrapped donations to Five Acres between Monday, November 27, 2017 and Friday, December 8, 2017. Here are some popular Wish List Items: Art supplies, Best Buy gift cards*, Bike and helmet, Board games, Footlocker gift cards*, Game Stop gift cards*, Grocery store gift cards*, iPod Shuffle, Lego sets, MP3 players, Pillow Pets, Radio, Remote-control car/airplane/helicopter, Scooter and helmet, Skateboard and helmet, Target gift cards*, ToysRUs gift cards*, Wal-Mart gift cards*, Other highly-requested gifts, Action figures, Bath & body products, Clothing & department store gift cards*, Hello Kitty, Shoes, Sporting equipment (basketball, football, football glove, softball, baseball, soccer, etc.), Sports jerseys, Stereo CD/boombox, Video games. *Gift Cards Please clearly write the amount on the gift card and place card & receipt in a sealed envelope. For more information, contact: Holidays@5acres.org or (626) 773-3751 Donations are accepted Monday_Friday, 8 am_5 pm and Saturday, 9 am_3 pm. Bring your gift-in-kind form Please bring a completed gift-in-kind form. Download is available at 5acres.org/gift-in-kind.

http://www.5acres.org

Support the Learning Rights Law Center By Donating Toys

Learning Rights' TIGER Program Graduation is an event that celebrates 300 or so parents who are graduating from their yearlong training program. their program teaches parents of students with disabilities about the law and how to navigate the special education system. they collect toys to give to parents -- so that the kids they worked so hard for in 2018 can share in the celebration. they will gladly accept toys the week before their event. they could use toys for boys and girls of all ages and especially toys for older boys (10-15 years) and toys that are geared for students with disabilities. they are also looking for crayons, markers, drawing paper.

http://www.learningrights.org

Lend a Hand at Big Sunday’s MM@10 Event #3

Here's a way to help every week throughout the giving season! Each Monday morning at 10 am, we host a different, fun, hands-on service project at Big Sunday headquarters called MM@10 (Monday Mornings at 10). Its a great way for folks of all ages to get together to help others. Join us as we make animal blankets for the Amanda Foundation! To RSVP for upcoming MM@10 events, please contact Beenish at beenish@bigsunday.org. See http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/mm10/ for more info.

www.bigsunday.org

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