Pack A Purse Drive 2012 Gratitude





A grand total of 705 purses (tote bags, duffle bags, and other gift bags) were collected and distributed to 17 organizations for JaMai and The Teen Toolbox’s 6th Annual Pack A Purse Drive.


The Children’s Home in Catonsville

Sarah’s House

RICA, Baltimore

Anne Arundel County Partnership for Youth and Families

DC Family and Youth Initiative

Courtney’s House

Howard County Department of Social Services Independent Living Program

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services Independent Living Program

Coalition of Adoption Programs

Hearts & Homes For Youth

Echelon Community Services

A Step Closer Foundation (She Matters)

Ionia Whipper House, Inc.

Sasha Bruce Youthwork, Inc.

Covenant House Washington

Maryland Foster Youth Resource Center

Child and Family Services Administration


We are grateful to all who collaborated, supported, promoted, donated, sorted, packed, and delivered purses.


THANK YOU Collaborators:
Linda Crosby and The Maids of Maryland, Ginny Robertson and On Purpose Networking for Women, Jannie McNeil-Hayes and Coalition of Adoption Programs, Joyce Duckett and 100 Black Women of Washington, DC, Christine Thomas and Coldwell Banker Roland Park Office and Watkins Hornet Youth Association, Sabrina McClean, and Prince George’s Community College.

Our donors:

Associate Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament

Ebony Jordan

Jannie McNeil-Hayes

Shaunette Payne

Candie Singleton

Sarah McLean

Yvette Fleet

Winnie Peterson

Laila El-Asmar

Rhonda Burnett-Chapman

Maria El-Asmar

Tammy Vitale

Phyllis Lewis

Candis Milbourne

Kisha Giles

Jennifer Crisp

Mary Lockett

Donna Canedo

Sharla Hamilton

Chiquuita Sorrels

Bessie Bordenave

Mary Ann Laing

Carolyn and Arthur Harris

Cynthia Goldner

Julie Coulter

Pat Kutchins

Lisa Stearns

Kara and Kim Kutchins

Antoinette Sykes

Odessa Hopkins

Marlena Kelly

Barbara J. Smith

Lane Cobb

Julie Lichtman

Claudette Gadsen-Hrobak

Stephanie Dgran

Tamara Killion

Cheryl RampleM

Michelle Washington and SOLAD Ministries

Sharon Lucasi

Nicki and JaMai Sanders


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