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Ready to Help Fight Hunger?

Assemble Snack Packs for Homeless Youth

DURATION

Less than 30 Minutes

WHERE

At home at your kitchen table with your family

WHEN

Throughout the year

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Adult may assist with purchasing the food items for the snack packs

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Help to provide food to youth experiencing homelessness

DESCRIPTION

Welcome to My Friend’s Place!  We help youth experiencing homelessness move toward wellness, stability and self-sufficiency.

We provide youth with food in easy to-go bags!  Help us assemble snack packs for our honmeless youth.  We love to include non perishable food items like trail mix, granola bars, cookies, chips, fruit snacks, water bottle/juice, etc. You can even decorate the bags or include a note of encouragement!


ITEMS NEEDED

  • Ziplocs or paper bags
  • Enough snacks to put 2-3 different snacks in each bag
    • trail mix, granola bars, cookies, chips, fruit snacks, etc.
    • water bottle/juice
  • Markers/crayons/colored pencils
  • Note cards/construction paper if doing notes

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS


NEXT STEPS

Get your items purchased and organized!

See step-by-step instructions for details.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
  1. Collect/purchase bags (ziplocs or paper), snacks like trail mix, granola bars, cookies, chips, fruit snacks, water bottle/juice, etc.
  2. Assemble a minimum of 5-10 snack packs (or as many as you are able to up to 100 packs) with 2-3 snacks in each bag
  3. Decorate the bag or include a note of encouragement ("You are loved!", "You are awesome!", etc.) or a drawing. GET CREATIVE!
  4. To organize drop off or shipment please email Rachel Sanchez
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