Christmas in July – Help a Homebound Senior in Need

Christmas in July – Help a Homebound Senior in Need

Volunteers of America Meals on Wheels is looking for help to get a jumpstart on the holiday rush.  The Meals on Wheels program needs YOU to host a Christmas in July Party to benefit homebound seniors.

When: Anytime in July or August

Who: Everyone- this is a great volunteer opportunity for groups, kids and families.

What: Filling holiday gifts bags for homebound seniors

How: You will receive a host packet that contains everything you need to get started. Invite your guest or group and purchase the small gifts listed. You and your group will have a fun time volunteering and filling holiday gifts bags for deserving homebound seniors in the Meals on Wheels program.

 

What goes in each bag:

· A pair of socks or gloves

· Chapstick, lotion, soap

· Notepad or stationary and pens or pencils

· Little packs of tissues

· Magnifying glass or flashlight with batteries

· Tooth brush and toothpaste

Optional Items:

· Alarm clocks

· Small radios

· Mugs or water bottles

· Nightlights

· A holiday card from your group

 

What’s in your host packet:

· Invitations to invite your friends and family.

· Instructions on what goes in the bag and where to return the bags.

 

Please contact Cathy Law or Bradley Gulley if you are interested in hosting a Christmas in July Party to benefit homebound seniors.

303-294-0111

claw@voacolorado.org or bgulley@voacolorado.org

 

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