Packing Dreams – Suitcase Maker | Elon Homes of North Carolina | SHARE Charlotte

Elon Homes of North Carolina

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Year Founded:
1907
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Dr. Frederick Grosse
Main Address:
617 North Summit Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28216
Volunteer Opportunity:

Packing Dreams – Suitcase Maker

Fill suitcases with essential and comfort items to be given to children who enter agency care. The items in the suitcases allow for the opportunity for a child to experience comfort and warmth, a feeling of knowing they matter, a sense of hope, and dreams of a better tomorrow. Below are the recommended items based on age group:

Ages 0 – 2: Suitcase, Blanket, Book, Diapers / Pampers, Stuffed Animal, Toiletries (Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Body Wash) Bottle, and Educational Toy

Ages 3 – 6: Suitcase, Blanket, Book, Hair Care Products (Shampoo & Conditioner, Brush / Comb), Stuffed Animal, Toiletries (Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Body Wash), Barbie Doll / Action Figure, Underwear

Ages 7 – 12: Suitcase, Blanket, Book, Hair Care Products (Shampoo & Conditioner, Brush / Comb), Stuffed Animal, Toiletries (Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Body Wash, Deodorant), Board Game, Underpants

Ages 13+: Suitcase, Blanket, Book, Hair Care Products (Shampoo & Conditioner, Brush / Comb), Art Supplies, Toiletries (Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Body Wash, Deodorant), Headphones, Feminine Hygiene Products

If you can't drop them off due to shelter in place, you can mail them to:
Elon Homes of North Carolina
617 N Summit Ave
Charlotte, NC 28216

General

Open to
Individual
Group

Suitable for Kids: 

Ages 5-12
Ages 13-17

Size of Group: 

Any

Skills Needed

No skills required

When

Next occurrence is
Mon, 11/23/2020  
Repeats every day from Nov 17th, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020.
Anytime
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Work from Anywhere