UMOM Watkins Overflow Shelter - Kid Connection

Hi Everyone!

We need at least 7 people to run this event. Please consider joining us this evening!

there is a boy at the shelter who only has one set of clothing his sizes are shirt 6x or 6/7 and shorts/pants 6x/6-7 any new or used donations would be greatly appreciated. you can contact me at[masked]  with any questions.

This is our regular Monday evening at the UMOM Watkins Overflow Shelter.

We will spend quality time with the children at the Watkins overflow homeless shelter. Activities include:

  • Arts & crafts
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Board games
  • Basketball
  • fun activities for all ages of kids!

Feel free to bring an arts and crafts project that can work for up to 30 kids.

We can always use more supplies, specifically:

  • Play Doh, preferably the larger size cans of Play Doh.
  • Foam letter stickers and sticker books are always good to contribute.
  • It is back to school season, any school supplies, back packs, lunchboxes, etc... would be greatly appreciated. Also many of the children are required to wear a uniform for school, Tan/khaki pants and white tops in all sizes 

The shelter also really appreciates donations of clothes and books!!!

Plan on being there from 6 pm to 8 pm. We will be interacting with kids from 6 months to early teens. UMOM is a faith-based organization. Minimum age for this event will be 12 with an accompanying parent or guardian.

MOST importantly, please check back on the event posting on the date of the event to see the number of volunteers signed up. If at 4pm, there are 8 or more volunteers signed up, then the event is a "go" for that day. If there are less than 7 volunteers signed up, then the event is understood to be cancelled.

Attendance Policy: Please note Phoenix Philanthropists does have an attendance policy. We understand that plans change and emergencies come up. If you RSVP YES, but can no longer attend, PLEASE change yourRSVP ASAP. Please note that we do have an attendance policy. Our charity partners rely on us to attend when we say we will and our attendance policy is intended to ensure we can meet our charity partners' expectations. Please give a minimum of 2 hours notice for this event before canceling. No Call/No Shows will be recorded, and after 3 No Call No Shows/month or 6 No Call No Shows/year, you will be removed from the Phoenix Philanthropists MeetUp. Please understand this policy is not intended to penalize our philanthropists, but to ensure we maintain good relationships with our charity partners and can give the most back to our community.

Thanks for all you do!

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  • Abrar R.

    Awesome time , thanks everyone

    July 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Gonna be late but I'm on my way

    July 22, 2013

  • SARA

    Hello, I would love to attend. Is there room for my daughter to attend? Thanks!

    July 21, 2013

    • Jim

      Hi Sara, If you would like to bring your daughter that would be great. The shelter minimum age for attending is 12, but the rule of thumb is that any children not require supervision. I'll see you tonight!

      July 22, 2013

  • Ceci

    Sorry, things keep coming up. Plan to attend in the very near future!

    July 21, 2013

    • Jim

      No worries, well see you soon

      July 21, 2013

  • Abrar R.

    First time !

    July 21, 2013

    • Jim

      Looking forward to meeting you

      July 21, 2013

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