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Harriet Tubman – Gifts for Residents

December 19, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Preparing gift bags for our neighbors who are residents in a Catholic Charities shelter is a wonderful way to bring the holiday spirit and help them through the months ahead. Suggested items include warm clothing (hats, gloves, scarves, etc.), toiletries, individually packaged treats, and small games such as sudoku or crossword puzzles.

Impact of the volunteer:

Volunteers will positively impact the people accessing our services by bringing some extra love and joy this Holiday Season

Catholic Charities Program Served:

The Harriet Tubman Women’s Shelter is a year‐round, low‐barrier shelter serving up to 175 women each night, 365 days a year. The shelter also operates Day Program services to clients served overnight. The shelter operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Making gift bags for 155 women residents.

Qualifications:

  • Please include the following items – warm clothing (hats, gloves, scarves, etc.), toiletries, individually packaged treats, and small games such as sudoku or crossword puzzles.
  • Ability to drop off items at the timeframe and locations identified below.

Time Commitment:

  • To be dropped off December 19th, any day except Friday
  • Drop off between 3-5pm

Location:

1910 Massachusetts Ave. SE Building #27
Washington, DC 20003

Staff Liaison:

Latawnya Cole – latawnya.cole@cc-dc.org

Blair Copeland – (Women’s Shelter Director) blair.copeland@cc-dc.org

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Details

Date:
December 19, 2022
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm