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UCLA VOLUNTEER CENTER: Help Refugees a...
Join the Humanitarian Service Day nov 11th,  to benefit refugees in Greece as well as those aff...

Help Refugees and South East Asia floods victims

October 20th, 2017

Duration: Multiple Days
First Day : Oct 20, 2017
Last Day: Nov 13, 2017



Join the Humanitarian Service Day nov 11th,  to benefit refugees in Greece as well as those affected by the South Asia Floods.

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PARTNERS:
I.Care Interfaith initiative and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints​ (LDS Santa Monica/LA Stake Center)
Simi Valley Mandir temple, Thai CDC, We Can Make A Difference – Los Angeles and other co-sponsoring partners serving in the LA area. This special day is an opportunity for us to volunteer alongside our family, friends, interfaith communities and local humanitarian nonprofits.

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WANT TO HELP, HERE IS HOW :

We are collecting donations that will be sorted and shipped to the refugees.

1) Join the fb event page and share 

2) Start a collection of needed supplies (Details below) 

3) Volunteer on event date (Help sort out, organize and load in truck all donations)

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NEEDED SUPPLIES:

HYGIENE :

shampoo, conditioner, razors, floss, lotion, shaving cream, comb/brush, band-aids, deodorant, hand sanitizer, toothbrush, toothpaste, washcloth, soap/body wash, tampons/pads, underwear, socks.

Baby/Children Kits include: baby oatmeal/rice, baby wipes, diapers (size 3-6, pullups), baby lotion, baby shampoo/soap, comb, kids toothpaste/toothbrush

BASIC FIRST AID:

First Aid Kit from Amazon preferred OR make your own with : wraps, bandages, SAM splint(s), rolled gauze, pads, with topical anesthetic, Hemostatic (blood-stopping gauze), liquid bandage, antiseptic wipes, antibacterial ointment, medical adhesive tape, blister treatment, antihistamine

We are also accepting bags of recyclable water bottles and aluminum cans to raise funds.

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DONATION DROP-OFF LOCATIONS:

* The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (any ward of los angeles, or Santa Monica stakes – find the ICare boxes in the hall ways)

* Simi Valley Mandir hindu temple – 1925 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065 – +1 818-314-2489

* Drop offs in Hollywood contact kellie at kgg1@hotmail.com

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EVENT FEATURING:

* Interfaith and Organizatiomal leaders :
(Get inspired and educated on the current situation of survivors)

* Community Service project :
Donate the listed items above, split into volunteer groups and assist with bagging donations, assembling hygiene kits, crafting love notes for refugee children, building an art project

* Light lunch and entertainment, Pinatas, photo booth

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Tags: hunger, international, sustainability, poverty, disaster relief, at-risk youth, health, education, youth, special needs, seniors

Contact Person: Kellie Guinot

Contact Email: kgg1@hotmail.com

Contact Phone Number: 323.982.8425

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