Newark YMCA Winter Wonderland
Christmas Party “+Life Local’s Newark Y Birthday Club will be hosting its Annual Winter Wonderland Christmas Party!
There are a few ways to be involved in creating a meaningful Christmas experience for the children & families in the Newark Y’s Emergency Residence Program.
– Donate new winter boots for this event that will help us ensure that each child at this facility has warm footwear during the winter season. Click here to visit our Amazon Wish List which contains a list of sizes we’ve acquired directly from the residents. Please include a gift receipt.
– Purchase gift cards from stores such as Payless, Modell’s, Children’s Place. All items may be placed in the donation bin located in the main lobby on Sundays, November 19th – December 10th.
– Volunteer to be part of the Winter Wonderland event on Saturday, December 16th. Email Rashida Sawyer to sign up!”
Backpack Giving Tree for Christine’s Kitchen
“Help spread God’s love in ever-widening circles by donating new winter accessories to be included in backpack gift sets and distributed to the homeless and underprivileged men, women, and children we serve monthly at Christine’s Soup Kitchen in West Orange. The constituency at Christine’s Kitchen is 60% male, 30% female, and 10% children.
Monetary donations are also accepted by clicking here.
Simply mark “other” and type “Christine’s Kitchen Christmas Drive”.
List of Winter Accessories for Backpack Drive:
Bring your items to the Giving Tree in The Life Café at TLCC between Sunday, November 26th and Sunday, December 17th.”