1st Saturday Bless the Homeless Event - March 2013

  • March 2, 2013 · 10:30 AM
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1st Saturday Bless the Homeless Event

 

March 2, 2013

We will distribute clothing to

homeless men, women and children

 

We are accepting donations of all clothing items

 

Volunteers are needed to bring the items below for the blessing bags

Toothpaste

Toothbrush and cover

Deodorant

Lotion

Shaving cream and razors

Hair brush or comb

Soap and soap cover

Conditioning shampoo

Feminine hygiene products (tampons or pads)

 

These are everyday things that can be bought in any dollar store that we can make such a difference in a homeless person's life

 

Please click the following link to sign up to bring items

www.SignUpGenius.com/go/60B0F4CAEAB2FA64-1stsaturday3

 

Volunteers can also bring snacks such as fruit, salty and sweet treats

in our little snack packs

 

We will be sorting and packaging from 10:30am to 12pm

at the Norcross storage unit

From 12:30pm to 1:00pm, we will be passing out the blessings

on the streets of Atlanta


 

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  • LOLY

    I agree with you Ros , and It was wonderful to see so many people helping others with joy. I'll be back next time.

    2 · March 3, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Rewarding experience as always.

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Lola

    Cold....absolutely great & once again successful!!! Think we should just go straight to the shelter next time for our second location.

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Kesha Chanel P.

    Great. Rewarding.

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Roz

    The volunteers showed up and showed out once AGAIN

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Shavonn B

    We'll be back next month!

    1 · March 2, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Nice event. Makes you appreciate all you have.

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Ryan

    Great people working for a great cause.

    2 · March 2, 2013

  • Krystal J.

    If anyone is in the marietta area I have a ton on baby clothes and women's clothes if anyone can meet me or pick them up, that would be great. Just let me know....thanks

    March 2, 2013

    • Kathleen aka ".

      Hi crystal I am in the Marietta area I can meet you and pick up the clothes for the next time!!!

      March 2, 2013

  • Timeka S.

    Hello...I'm sorry I have an unexpected event...I won't make it for today's event...have fun everyone

    March 2, 2013

  • Nahid

    I'm sorry, I have company tomorrow. Maybe next time I can go.

    March 1, 2013

  • Krystal J.

    Unfortunately I can't attend. Hopefully we can go next month!

    March 1, 2013

  • jamileh

    I have a conflict for this weekend due to my business. I hate to cancel, but I will collect more necessary requested items for the next month event.

    March 1, 2013

    • Roz

      See you next month.

      March 1, 2013

  • Val

    Sorry need to work

    March 1, 2013

    • Roz

      That's ok. We will see you next time.

      March 1, 2013

  • LOLY

    Hello everyone, I'm almost new in this city, I want to be an active part of it, although I do not speak English very well, I hope to be a good helper. Be patient and gentle with me please.

    2 · February 28, 2013

    • LOLY

      Thank you ladies , nice to meet you to, I will see you tomorrow

      1 · March 1, 2013

    • LOLY

      I think so Roz

      March 1, 2013

  • Kesha Chanel P.

    Can I give money? Not much clothes or stuff on hand. Won't have time to get it before Saturday. :-(

    1 · February 28, 2013

    • Roz

      @Kesha......yes you can. We definitely will work it out.

      March 1, 2013

  • Anaya

    Bringing clothes

    1 · February 28, 2013

  • Shavonn B

    Awesome! Coming out with my kids!

    1 · February 27, 2013

    • Shavonn B

      We'll be bringing clothes

      1 · February 27, 2013

  • Alan K.

    Roz always has great events! hugs n kissess Roz!

    1 · February 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I found out I'm going to have to work that day.

    February 25, 2013

    • Roz

      No problem. Thanks for letting us know.

      February 25, 2013

  • Kesha Chanel P.

    How many do we plan for with donations?

    February 24, 2013

    • Roz

      @Kesha....our goal is[masked] blessing bags to be distributed

      February 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Can I bring my 15 year old son?

    February 13, 2013

    • Roz

      Absolutely. Children are encouraged to participate.

      February 24, 2013

  • Joy

    Can't make it, my grandson is coming in :) He's 4 years old :)

    February 21, 2013

    • Roz

      No problem. Hope to see you next time. Have fun with your grandson.

      February 24, 2013

  • Roz

    Reminder - please sign up to donate items for the blessing bags. We are truly in need of donations. You can sign up by going to this link http://www.signupgenius.com/go/...­

    February 24, 2013

  • Roz

    Please don't forget to sign up to bring your donations for the homeless. You can click on this to sign up http://www.signupgenius.com/go/...­

    February 11, 2013

  • Michelle P.

    I will be there

    1 · February 8, 2013

  • Krystal J.

    My first meet up and I'm excited!

    1 · February 6, 2013

  • Candis

    This is great. My family and i will be there.

    1 · February 6, 2013

  • Joy

    This will be my first meetup with this group. So happy to find a way to give back. Can I post this on my meetup group, Christian Singles?

    1 · February 4, 2013

    • Roz

      @Joy....I know that this will be a great event for you. Yes...please post this in your group...the more the merrier

      1 · February 4, 2013

  • Barbara D.

    See you there.

    1 · February 4, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Unfortunately I work on Saturdays until 1pm but if y'all do anything later on Sats and on Sunday, I'd be there for sure! Thanks!

    February 4, 2013

  • Kesha Chanel P.

    Can I bring my kids?

    1 · February 4, 2013

    • Roz

      @Kesha....yes we encourage all volunteers to bring their children. This is a good experience for them.

      February 4, 2013

  • Lola

    Will be there...

    1 · February 3, 2013

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