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Toiletry Kits Just for Women!

DURATION

30-60 Minutes

WHERE

In your living room enjoying a bowl of Cheez-its

WHEN

Throughout the year

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Adult

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

These kits help one woman experiencing homelessness to have dignity of a fresh shower, and fresh change of clothes. 

DESCRIPTION

The Downtown Women's Center is the only organization in Los Angeles focused exclusively on empowering women experiencing homelessness and formerly homeless women.

This activity requires you to assemble a kit for a woman who receives a shower and a fresh pair of clothes at the Downtown Women's Center.


ITEMS NEEDED

  • Travel Sized Shampoo
  • Travel Sized Conditioner
  • Toothpaste
  • Mouthwash
  • Body Wash
  • Deodorant
  • Ziplocks (Quart-Size)

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS


NEXT STEPS

Start collecting items and then follow the step by step instructions for the required items. 


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.

Step 1: Organize required items list:

Travel-Sized Shampoo

Travel-Sized Conditioner

Toothpaste

Mouthwash

Body Wash

Deodorant

Ziplocks (Quart-Size)

Step 2: Start assembling the toiletry kits -- place one of each item in the quart-sized bag. 

Step 3: Seal the bags tightly.

Step 4: Please contact Holly Hight to coordinate delivery of hygiene kits. HollyH@DowntownWomensCenter.org.

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