Family Homelessness

Monday, March 22, 2010

Happy March to everyone!

I know it has been awhile, but I finally have a updated list of some needs in our community!

First of all, I’d like to officially invite everyone to participate in our 5K HEART Run on Saturday, April 10th that begins at 9 a.m. All proceeds from this fun community event will directly benefit our HEART students and families! You can go to to register online.

Secondly, here’s a list of needs:

·         List of Toiletry Items to Have on Hand for Students:
o   Deodorant
Men & women
o   Shampoo
o   Toothpaste
o   Soap
o   Toothbrush
o   Razors
o   Lotion
o   Feminine Hygiene

·         Female –
o   Size 18 jeans, or pants
o   XXL tops

·         Food for teen female on her own, in own apartment

·         Lamps

·         17-year old single teen mom w/ 16 month old daughter moving into her own apartment – needs any household items
o   Pots & pans
o   Cooking utensils
o   Cookie sheet
o   Big Tupperware bowls
o   Slow cooker
o   Baby proof items
o   Broom/mop
o   Cleaning supplies (earth friendly/cleaning basket
o   Shampoo/conditioner (dove)
o   Razors/soap
o   Towels/bath, kitchen
o   Wash clothes
o   Toothpaste
o   q-tips
o   hand mixers
o   griddle
o   lamps
o   blankets
o   flour, sugar
o   salt, pepper
o   raviolis, spaghetti o’s
o   mac n cheese
o   vacuum cleaner
o   dining table
o   chairs
o   night stand
o   coffee table
o   end tables
o   booster seat for eating
o   sheets
o   hangers
o   microwave
o   can-opener
o   toaster
o   blender
o   pitcher
o   rugs (bathroom, kitchen)

If you have any of these items, you can contact me.

Thank you so much for helping with our homeless and students in transitional or temporary housing in the Central Valley School District!