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Collect Needed Holiday Items for Women in Need

DURATION

More than 4 hours

WHERE

Wherever you are! 

WHEN

We hope to receive all holiday items by December 6, 2019. 

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Adult

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Thousands of women every year find security, respite and a sense of normalcy through necessities provided by Rosie's Place. We rely on the generosity of individuals, companies and organizations to provide clothing, toiletries and other essential items year- round but especially during the holiday season.

DESCRIPTION

Coordinate an effort with your workplace, school or family to collect holiday gifts for our guests. 


ITEMS NEEDED

Collection bins, flyers or emails, transportation to deliver items or boxes to mail.  

We need you to collect any combination of the following:

• $25 gift cards to CVS, Walgreens, Target, Old Navy • Bath and body gift sets with lotion, body wash and body spray (from stores such as Bath & Body Works) • Hat, scarf and glove sets • Pajama sets • Throws and blankets • Bathrobes and slippers • New gift bags, wrapping paper, ribbons and tape


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

n/a


NEXT STEPS

Ask your peers and a parent if they will support you in organizing this Holiday Gift Drive for Rosie's Place!  Scroll down to "VIEW INSTRUCTIONS" for step-by-step details on how to get this project rolling!


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
  1. View this flyer for more info
  2. Download the Rosie’s Place Drive Toolkit for resources and ideas to help your drive succeed!
  3. Register your drive!
  4. Communicate via email, social media, flyers about your drive, location of collection bins, dates, etc.
  5. Deliver Donations to Rosie’s Place at 889 Harrison Avenue, Boston.   Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Remember we are unable to do pickups.  Be sure to tell Rosie's you found out about this opportunity through PGK.  
  6. Share Your Success! Share how much you collected and a photo of your donation on Facebook or Twitter (make sure to tag Rosie’s Place! @RosiesPlace).
Sign up for this activity, add it to your logbook, and more in the YouthGive app!