2016 Helping Hands Event Photos

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Area children & teens gathered once again to help those in need. Lots of goodness spread to so many individuals in one day!

 

The results of the day…

 

1,000 Socks Rolls

… will reach individuals experiencing homelessness in 9 various shelters and outreach centers in Camden, Bucks, Montgomery, Lehigh, Chester & Philadelphia Counties.

 

200 Hunger Buster Bags

… bags of healthy snacks will be delivered to individuals of 5 different homeless shelters in Montgomery & Philadelphia Counties.

 

3,000 After School Snack Bags

… bags of healthy snacks will be delivered to Boys & Girls Club locations in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia & Camden Counties.

 

150 Clean ‘n Cozy Bags

… packed with care, these bags consist of personal items to give comfort to those experiencing homelessness in Montgomery & Philadelphia Counties.

 

75 Bags of Sunshine

… decorated with encouraging messages, these bags were packed with much needed pantry items for individuals in transitional housing situations.

 

103 Flower Pots

… decorated and filled with a few loving items, these terra cotta flower pots will be delivered to seniors in various assisted living facilities in Montgomery County.

 

200 Doodle Bags

… filled with school and craft supplies, these bags will be delivered to younger elementary students of underprivileged schools in Montgomery & Philadelphia Counties.

 

Letters to Fire & Police

… will be delivered to Fire & Police Personnel of various local departments of Montgomery & Bucks Counties.

 

Letters to Shelters

… will bring smiles to individuals of various homeless shelters in the Philadelphia region.

 

Hugs & Smiles Cards

… will warm the hearts of senior citizens of various assisted living facilities and nursing homes in our area.

 

Non-Perishable Food Collection

…was delivered to Manna on Main Street in Lansdale to help feed and care for those in need in our community.

 

Children’s Book Collection

…was delivered to underserved children of The Baby Bureau & the West Philadelphia Alliance for Children.