Projects tagged with "Povery"

Help Deliver Meals for Meals on Wheels West

Volunteers are needed to deliver a hot lunch, light dinner, newspaper, and a Wellness Check Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to homebound people in Santa Monica, Venice, Marina Del Rey, Pacific Palisades, and Malibu. Volunteers are often the only people clients of this organization see on a daily or even weekly basis. Volunteers will start at the Meals on Wheels WestÕs Santa Monica location to pick up the meals and will receive one route, which consists of about 10 clients. Once the meals are picked up at the Santa Monica location, volunteers drive their cars to the houses of each client on their route. Routes are designed to optimize travel time. If you have a limited amount of time, then the Volunteer Coordinator can assign you or your team to a smaller route. Please reach out to our Meal Delivery Volunteer Coordinator, Jen, at jen@mealsonwheelswest.org or (310)394-5133x2 to schedule your delivery. Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended!

Collect Virtual Miles for Students Run LA

SRLA is celebrating the Class of 2020 the only way they know how - racking up the miles! Together, their goal is to run 2,020 miles before June 20 in celebration of the Class of 2020. It's FREE to sign up for this challenge but, if you can, they hope that you'll also consider adding a donation to keep SRLA running for the next generation of runners. Make the Honor Roll! Everyone who submits miles will become a part of the SRLA Honor Roll and receive a finisher certificate. How to Join: Register for the event by clicking: https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/Tarzana/SRLA2020Challenge. Go for a run __. Snap some pictures and share them on social media with #SRLAStepUpforSeniors. Open your confirmation email (sent after registration). Click "Manage Registration".Select "Results" for the SRLA Step Up of Seniors Challenge. Enter your distance and submit!. Keep running! After you register you can use that link to enter your distance for every run between now and June 20th.
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Donate to Pasadena Educational Foundation COVID Response Fund

COVID 19 has changed all our lives, especially for students, teachers, and their families since schools closed last month. For almost 50 years, the Pasadena Educational Foundation has responded to the needs of the PUSD community. This health crisis is presenting new challenges they have never before faced. In an effort to respond quickly to these unanticipated and urgent needs, the Pasadena Educational Foundation has established a Response Fund. Your contribution will help fund the following priorities that they have established, in coordination and partnership with PUSD leadership: Meals for PUSD Students and families, Technology needs for students, 3D printing. They encourage individuals, businesses and corporations, and community organizations to contribute to this fund to help them support their students well being and distance learning needs.
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Support At-Risk Families at Pico Union Project

The Pico Union Project believes that no one should go to bed hungry. During this pandemic, they currently distribute free fresh produce, childrenÕs books and household supplies to 2000 neighborhood families every week. Make a gift today to the PUP Emergency Fund to support the many families who need help! They are also in need of sturdy grocery bags, gloves, and lunches for their volunteers! They accept online donations as well as drop offs. Please coordinate drop-offs with office. Here is the link to donate: http://www.picounionproject.org/pico-union-project-community-emergency-drive
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Donate to Help Feed Those Most Impacted by COVID-19 with Meals on Wheels West

Every day Meals on Wheels West is enrolling more seniors, people living with disabilities, veterans, formerly homeless people, the chronically ill and the most vulnerable to Covid 19. During the last few unprecedented weeks, Meals on Wheels West has seen a 45% increase in the number of people they are Delivering More Than a Meal to. They are incredibly thankful for the continued support of the Meals on Wheels West community, including volunteers, donors and media. You can help from the comforts of your home by donating to purchase meals for those most vulnerable to COVID-19 here: https://www.paypal.com/donate/?token=HExqXRjZp7fkALWWdIM03AHiRte2lcOX4gJXLbUhENQ8mnConUDTNycf2cKpThYshFk93m&country.x=US&locale.x=US