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Ready to Help Other Kids?

Paint Envelopes for Sunday Friends

DURATION

Ongoing, throughout the year

WHERE

This can be done in your home, school, camp, place of worship, etc. Anywhere!

WHEN

Ongoing, throughout the year.

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

On your own or with family, friends, and neighbors (minimal adult supervision required)

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

It is our hope that recipients will be touched and inspired to open the envelopes from Sunday Friends because they are so beautiful and one-of-a-kind.  You are helping a non-profit organization raise the funds needed so we can continue to support families in need in our community.

DESCRIPTION

Thank you for painting envelopes for Sunday Friends!  These envelopes will actually be sent through the mail carrying communications from our organization.  It is our hope that the recipients will be touched and inspired to open the envelopes because they are so beautiful and one-of-a-kind.  You are helping a non-profit organization raise the funds needed so we can continue to support families in need in our community.

Painting envelopes is a great activity for young children or groups to have fun and be creative.  This project can be done any time at your home, school, or work place. We do appreciate that you provide the materials needed for this activity.  Please consider donating the leftover envelopes and paint supplies when you deliver the envelopes to Sunday Friends.


ITEMS NEEDED

Standard size 10 peel & seal envelopes only (no licking required)

Water color paints and brush


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

When you are finished, please deliver envelopes to our office or contact us for additional times.

Sunday Friends

730 Story Road, Suite 3

San Jose, CA 95122

Sunday – Friday from 4-7PM

 

On a sheet of paper, please provide the following information with your donation of envelopes:

Name, Address, Phone, Email, # of Envelopes, Date delivered


NEXT STEPS

Go ahead and get started! If you have questions, please email volunteer@sundayfriends.org or call (408) 217-9587


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.

1. Purchase a set of standard size peel & seal envelopes.

2. Use cheerful water colors to paint the front side of the envelope.

3. On a sheet of paper, please provide the following information with your donation of envelopes: Name, Address, Phone, Email, # of Envelopes, Date delivered

4. Deliver envelopes to our office in person or via mail. 

Special Notes: 

- Be aware that we will place address labels & a stamp over your artwork.

- Please do NOT paint holiday-specific, religious, or political themes.

- Envelopes need to be completely dry before stacking them.

- Please do NOT seal the envelopes.

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