Category «Foster Care Drives»

Save The Date for Pack A Purse™ Drive 11/1/17

  SAVE THE DATE 11th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive: Collecting purses (totes and other handbags) filled with personal hygiene items for teen girls in foster homes, group homes, and homeless shelters.   Only new and very gently used purses and bags will be accepted. Only new, unopened personal hygiene items accepted.  November 1, 2017 …

Pack A Backpack™ Drive 2017 Thank You and Results

  Our Annual Pack A Backpack™ Drive was a success.  Thanks to our amazing donors, we were able to collect, pack, and deliver 55 backpacks and duffel bags filled with personal hygiene items to 3 agencies that support teen boys in foster homes, group homes, and homeless shelters. THANK YOU!!!   RECIPIENT ORGANIZATIONS Prince George’s …

National Foster Care Month 2017

  May is National Foster Care Month, a month set aside to acknowledge foster parents, family members, volunteers, mentors, policymakers, child welfare professionals, and other members of the community who help children and youth in foster care find permanent homes and connections. National Foster Care Month, is a time for foster care advocates to renew …

Provide Support to Teen Boys in Foster Care

  Provide Support to Teen Boys in Foster Care Pack A Backpack™ Drive 2017 April 1, 2017 – May 5, 2017   Help us collect and donate backpacks filled with personal hygiene items to teen boys in group homes, foster homes, and homeless shelters. Backpacks will be delivered in May during National Foster Care Month. …

Support Pack A Backpack Drive™ 2017

  Our Annual Pack A Backpack™ Drive begins April 1, 2017 and ends on May 5, 2017. We are collecting backpacks (and duffel bags) filled with personal hygiene items for teen boys in foster homes, group homes, and homeless shelters. Backpacks will be delivered in May during National Foster Care Month.  Our goal is 250 …

10th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive Thank You and Total

  WE SURPASSED OUR GOAL!!  Thanks to the generosity and compassion of all the donors, sponsors, ambassadors and volunteers of our 10th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive, we collected and distributed 1,183 purses with toiletries to 29 youth serving organizations. This includes the 897 purses our amazing team of volunteers sorted, filled, and packed at …

Thank You Purse Packing Party Volunteers

  My heart is FULL!!  So grateful for our 10th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive donors and Purse Packing Party volunteers. JaMai and I could not provide these care packages in purses to teen girls in foster homes, group homes, and homeless shelters without all of YOU. Take the Purse Packing Party journey through photos! …

Shop on Black Friday and Donate to Pack A Purse™ Drive

  10th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive goal is to collect 1,000 purses and fill with personal hygiene items for teen girls in foster homes, group homes, and homeless shelters. If you are traveling for Thanksgiving please consider donating your unopened hotel toiletries to Pack A Purse™ Drive. If you are a Black Friday shopper …

Donate or Volunteer at 12/10/16 Purse Packing Party

  SAVE THE DATE! Bring your donations of new/gently used purses and personal hygiene items to our annual Purse Packing Party.   Saturday, December 10, 2016 1:00pm-3:00pm Laurel Boys and Girls Club 701 Montgomery St., Laurel, MD                   Our 10th Annual Pack A Purse™ Drive goal is …