16 August 2010

Angels In Action Volunteer Opportunities


THE HOPI BLESSING PROJECT

What?
To connect with and assist the beautiful, gentle people of the Hopi Nation. We take trips delivering clothing, pots, pans, food items, etc. We are raising funds to ship a donation of 42,000 lbs of potatoes to assist over the winter months.

Drives to create donations of clothing, blankets, hygiene products, etc. Put together hygiene kits, etc. Accompany on trips to Mesas and distribute items.

REFUGEE SERVICE PROJECT

What?
To assist newly arriving refugees to have the basics to get settled and become successful, productive members of our community. We gather clothing, household items, etc., to distribute as well as hold workshops to connect, coach on differences in our culture and learning things such as first aid, personal hygiene, fire safety, etc.

Create fundraising and drives to create clothing and household items to assist refugees. Connect and mentor refugee families.

VALENTINES FOR VETS

What?
To create awareness of the issues facing Veterans and to acknowledge their service and contribution to our society. To create handmade valentines with messages of thanks and acknowledgement to veterans and active duty service members. Selling our valentine and gathering messages. Fundraising or drives for items to deliver with the valentines such as chapstick, jerky, candy, disposable cameras, etc.

Also for items to fill Hero Pack Knapsacks which are delivered to children whose parents have been newly deployed filled with phone cards, stationery, toys, pens, markers, cameras, etc. We gather clean, usable clothing, etc., to assist homeless vets.

INTERESTED?
Diane Bates
801.698.9529
iviebates@yahoo.com
http://www.angelsinaction.org

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