detail

Ready to Begin With Basics?

Hygiene Items

DURATION

30-60 Minutes

WHERE

At home or in your community.

*During COVID-19, this is best suited as a family activity from home.

WHEN

We are always in need of travel-sized items for our Mobile Prevention Team and Boston Living Center, and full-sized items for our residential programs.

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Adult

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

The most important thing during this pandemic is to make sure you stay clean and healthy. Access to soap and other hygiene items is essential to the safety of individuals and everyone within our communities. Each donation you make to Victory Programs will be going towards our clients in need.

DESCRIPTION

Collect and package personal hygiene items that can be easily distributed to those in need.


ITEMS NEEDED

  • Hair-care products
  • Body wash (bars or liquid)
  • Menstrual, feminine products
  • Travel-sized tissues
  • Lotions
  • Deodorant
  • Oral hygiene products
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Hand soap

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

All items must be new/ unused.


NEXT STEPS

Let your community know you are collecting hygiene products for Victory Programs! See VIEW INSTRUCTIONS below for details.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
Sending or dropping off items to a nonprofit? Don't forget to tell them you found them through PGK! Download and print a packing slip here.
  1. Collect new/unused hygiene products (travel-sized or full-sized)
  2. Contact volunteer@vpi.org about your donations 
  3. Print and fill out this form and submit with your donation so we know you learned about us through PGK!  
  4. Drop off your donations at our office at 965 Massachusetts Avenue Boston, MA 02118 from 9 AM - 5 PM Monday – Friday or mail to that same address.
  5. Kindly fill out this PGK impact form when you’ve completed the activity.
Sign up for this activity, add it to your logbook, and more in the Give Back app!