Projects tagged with "HOMELESSNESS"

Support Veterns’ Childrens at the Lighthouse Social Service Center /SSVF Program

SUPPORTIVE SERVICES FOR VETERANS FAMILIES (SSVF) The SSVF program assists Veteran Families who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness end their housing crisis and stabilize in permanent housing. your help will be much needed and appreciated since they deal with families that are going through hard times in their lives. With your support and donation, their veteran's children will be able to celebrate this Christmas and will be able to bring a smile to their faces.

http://lighthouse-ssc.org

Support Veterns’ Childrens at the Lighthouse Social Service Center /HFH Program

HOPE FOR HEROES PERMANENT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING The Hope for Heroes Permanent Supportive Housing Program assists homeless disabled Veterans and their families break the cycle of poverty and homelessness. your help will be much needed and appreciated since they deal with families that are going through hard times in their lives. With your support and donation, their veteran's children will be able to celebrate this Christmas and will be able to bring a smile to their faces.

http://lighthouse-ssc.org

Support Veterns’ Childrens at the Lighthouse Social Service Center /RRH Program

RAPID RE-HOUSING FOR FAMILIES LightHouse Social Service Centers, Rapid Re-Housing Family Program provides rapid re-housing services to homeless families currently residing in Riverside County, California. your help will be much needed and appreciated since they deal with families that are going through hard times in their lives. With your support and donation, their veteran's children will be able to celebrate this Christmas and will be able to bring a smile to their faces.

http://lighthouse-ssc.org

Support Veterns’ Childrens at the Lighthouse Social Service Center /FSP Program

The LightHouse FAMILY STABILIZATION PROGRAM assists families who are currently living in homeless or are at imminent risk of homelessness end their housing crisis and stabilize in housing. . your help will be much needed and appreciated since they deal with families that are going through hard times in their lives. With your support and donation, their veteran's children will be able to celebrate this Christmas and will be able to bring a smile to their faces.

http://lighthouse-ssc.org

Empower Children Through the Arts for the Holidays

The mission of Free Arts is to use art to restore hope, resilience and self-esteem in children in Los Angeles ages 4-18 who have experienced abuse, neglect, poverty and/or homelessness. They depend on a team of committed volunteers to make this possible. Bring art and mentorship to children and families in need with your support! They are in consistent need of art supplies. Consider donating from their wishist at http://www.freearts.org/wish-list/. For more information or to RSVP please contact Carly Taylor at carly@freearts.org

http://www.freearts.org

Sponsor a Santa to Bring Christmas Cheer to Homeless Youth at Covenant House California

Our great friends at Covenant House California reach out to at-risk homeless youth living on the streets and offer them hope and opportunities to turn their lives around. They help abused or neglected youth who have nowhere else to go. For the holidays, they would like someone to sponsor Santa for their residents on Christmas morning around 11 am. ($250). The Big Sunday community has helped with this for years. Will you be this year's "Secret Santa"? Many clients bring their babies and infants on Christmas morning and your donation can help spread a little holiday cheer. To help, contact Sister Margaret today!

http://www.covenanthousecalifornia.og

Adopt A Family with a A Very Rare Shop for the Holidays

A Very Rare Shop is a 501c3 nonprofit public charity looking for those interested in adopting a family this holiday season. Their goal is to adopt 300+ families, and they can do it with your help! Basic run down: Organizations/families/friends/individuals will commit to adopting a child or a family for the Holidays. They will pair you with a family(or child) and then they will forward you their holiday wish list(s). They encourage spending $50-$100 per child, but of course this is optional and you will have the ultimate choice of how much you donate this season! They encourage gifting educational / art supplies to the children. Gifts due on December 19th. Gift wrapping December 12th-22nd Children's holiday party on December 21st. Gifts delivered on December 24th (You will have the option to deliver to the family yourself, or A Very Rare Shop will deliver for you.) Families will have the option of having gifts delivered by Saint Nicholas on December 24th, or December 25th.. or an overnight Delivery on December 24th. If you do not want to commit to adopting an entire family or individual, you can also give gift donations that they will give out on December 24th. A Very Rare Shop is also accepting donations of wrapping paper, bags, tape, scissors, bows, cards, decorations, meals, etc.! A Very Rare Shop is also looking for volunteers for the Holiday party, and gift wrappers/deliverers !! Please contact if you would like to film / photograph these events! click here to sign up: https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp3014603.jsp

http://averyrareshop.com/

Donate Toys for Homeless Kids of Covenant House California

Our great friends at Covenant House California reach out to at-risk homeless youth living on the streets and offer them hope and opportunities to turn their lives around. They help abused or neglected youth who have nowhere else to go. Pitch in on a special holiday toy drive for the children of CHCs residents. Your donations will aid clients, some who are living off site and some who are with relatives of CHCs residents. Children vary in ages from newborn to 13 years old (both boys and girls). Any kind of toy will be most gratefully received. They recommend toys that do not need batteries as our youth can not afford to replace batteries. Unwrapped, please. For more info, please contact Sister Margaret today.

http://www.covenanthousecalifornia.org

Support Covenant House’s Special Outreach to Homeless Youth on Skid Row

Our great friends at Covenant House California reach out to at-risk homeless youth living on the streets and offer them hope and opportunities to turn their lives around. They help abused or neglected youth who have nowhere else to go. They have a special day of outreach to the homeless on Skid Row on December 22. They want blankets, socks, beanies and a sweater for the homeless, men and women living on Skid Row. On December 22, the youth from Covenant House with staff and volunteers will go to Skid Row to distribute bags filled with a blanket, socks, beanie, jacket.

http://www.covenanthousecalifornia.org

Adopt A Family Holiday Kit with LA Family Housing

LA Family Housing serves over 6,000 homeless people every year. Give the gift of dignity and Empowerment this holiday season and Empower parents to provide holiday gifts for their children by donating a Holiday Kit! To donate a Holiday Kit to LAFH, fill a REUSABLE SHOPPING BAG (no paper, please) with household goods, festive decorations, and gift cards. Items must fit in one shopping bag, they estimate one Holiday Kit costs between $100-$150. Holiday Kit Drop Off Day is December 17th. Contact Terry Lotka for suggested donation items and to confirm your donation or to schedule an alternate drop off date: TLotka@lafh.org 818.220.6936

http://www.lafh.org

Pitch in the Help the Women Shelter of Long Beach’s Holiday Giving Program

Holiday Giving Programs for victims of domestic violence and their families. These programs are family and Client specific and needs to be here at the Domestic Violence Resource Center by Monday, December 17, 2018 so that they can properly distribute your donation. They are very much in need of Holiday and every day items including new warm winter clothes for women (all sizes) and children (both genders, ages newborn to 17 years old), accessories, Holiday clothing, non-violent and educational toys, Family Rated movies & video and games are welcome. For the Holiday Season, we asked that all donations be new, unused items. Gift Cards in small denominations ($5. and $10) to Food4Less, Walmart and Target are greatly appreciated. Also, new tennis shoes (sizes 8 and up for women and boys to age 17) are always needed.

http://wslb.org

Aid MEND in Their Food Drive Innitiative

MEND suggests donations of: power/granola bars, fruit cups, pull-top canned tuna or chicken, chili, stews or soups, pasta, juice boxes, 2 lb. bags of pinto beans, 2 lb. bags of rice, peanut butter, oatmeal, packaged nuts or dried berries, and ground coffee. Special holiday items may include frozen poultry, boxed stuffing, cranberries or holiday sweets. Link to register https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07efo1myx984df50f4&oseq=&c=&ch=

http://www.mendpoverty.org

Aid MEND in Their Blanket Drive Innitiative

Help MEND collect warm blankets to fill their holiday baskets. Together you can share the warmth with families during the holiday season. NEW Twin, Full or Queen Blankets. Link to register:https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07efo1myx984df50f4&oseq=&c=&ch=Contact: Maggie Gregor MEND 818-897-2443christmas@mendpoverty.org

http://www.mendpoverty.org

Join the Gift Drive Wishlist with LA Family Housing

LA Family Housing serves over 6,000 homeless people every year. LA Family Housing has lots of great donation opportunities for the holidays available to help the many needy families the organization assists. Pitch in with the following holiday programs today! Gift Drive: Help line the shelves of LAFHs Wishmart, Santas special toy store for children receiving LAFH services. Buy a new toy, or give a $20 Target gift card, and provide the opportunity for over 300 children to choose their gifts at LAFHs Winter Wonderland party. Drop Off By Dec. 12! For more info, please contact Terry: TLotka@lafh.org

http://www.lafh.org

Aid MEND in Their Toy and Gift Drive Innitiative

Help MEND bring holiday cheer to the families they will be serving during their distribution by hosting a toy and gift drive. For many children, this will be the only toy or gift they receive. Gift ideas include: NEW and UNWRAPPED toys/gifts with a gift value of $15- 20 or more (Gift Cards accepted). Please, no toys of violence. Please attach batteries securely when required. Visit their website for toy suggestions. Link to register: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07efo1myx984df50f4&oseq=&c=&ch=

http://www.mendpoverty.org

Support New Image Emergency Shelter for the Homeless, Inc.’s Annual Christmas Store

The New Image Annual Childrens Christmas Store provides toys, shoes, gift cards, refreshments, and a visit with Santa, for children from homeless and low-income families. It is called a store because the children are allowed to shop for their toys; however, all items are FREE. Additionally, parents receive supermarket gift cards so they can purchase food for the holidays as well. This year, the Christmas store will be distributing over 20,000 toys and over 1,800 pairs of shoes, and will serve more than 1,800 children, from over 690 homeless and low-income families with children. This holiday season help us provide another loving, fun-filled, memorable Christmas to the children of homeless and low-income families. New Image is requesting your financial and/or in-kind support to ensure toys and a pair of shoes for every child attending the New Image 24th Annual Childrens Christmas Store. We accept In-Kind or financial donations of or for the purchase of the following items: * Food for Holiday Food Baskets (Turkeys, hams, mash potatoes, gravy, etc.) * Toys (Learning instruments, board games, sports gear, bicycles, scooters, dolls, video games, etc.) * Gifts (Books, perfume sets, watches, headphones, etc. for teens) * Shoes (Toddlers and adult sizes) * Decorations (Christmas trees, ornaments, wrapping paper, etc.)

http://www.newimageshelter.org

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