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Community Easter Event
March 24, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our Community Easter Event to benefit low-income children and families is right around the corner!
If you would like to participate and/or receive assistance at this event, please contact Volunteer Services at (602)346-3363 or email@example.com. Open spaces tend to fill up quickly so inquire about signing up as soon as possible!
Our Greatest Need: This year, our greatest need will be for pre-filled Easter baskets to hand out to the children who will be coming to this event. If you want to help this outreach happen, but can't decide how you like to give, please consider organizing an Easter basket drive or making a few on your own.
Our goal is 1000 filled wrapped Easter baskets and 700 Easter Fill-A-Bag’s for low-income families in need. If you would like to participate in making Easter baskets or Food Boxes, below you will see a suggested list of items to include. If you have questions about getting started and involved, contact Catie at (602)346-3347 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Filled Easter Baskets - 1,000 Needed
Ideas for filling the baskets include:
- Plastic Eggs (filled with candy)
- Coloring books with crayons
- Candy (no chocolate)
- Children's books/Bible
- Small stuffed animals
- Small toys
Filled Food Boxes - 700 Needed
Ideas for filling the food boxes:
- 1 jar of peanut butter
- 4 cans of fruit
- 4 cans of vegetables
- 2 cans of beans
- 2 cans of tomatoes
- 1 box, or bag of cereal
- 2 packages of instant potatoes
- 2 cans of tuna or chicken
- 2 packages of dry gravy mix
- 2 packages of pasta/rice/beans
- 1 package of cake mix and can of frosting
How to Sign Up to Volunteer
Volunteer Opportunities: As one of our biggest outreach events of the year, we need a lot of volunteers! We could not do this without your help. Ready to get involved? Contact Volunteer services at email@example.com or (602)346-3363. We will send you a confirmation with times, location, etc.