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Recent Previous Events:
February 16th 2020
Crafts with Seniors at San Carlos Elms
We had ~7 families join to create watercolor art with seniors and gifted them to residents at The Elms
January 21st 2020
MLK Day of Service with Week of the Family
We had 25 families join us to create Caring Cards, decorate Care bags, and fill them with easy meals for families with critically ill children. The bags will be distributed to families through There With Care.
December 1st-8th 2019
Holiday Toy Drive with Family Giving Tree
November 17th 2019
Meals with Project WeHope
In collaboration with OFJCC's Center for Social Impact, we helped coordinate a Preschool families event to make a hearty soup, cornbread, and fruit salad for homeless community members served at Project WeHope in East Palo Alto
October 13th 2019
Crafts and Singing with Seniors at the San Carlos Elms
Created pumpkin themed crafts with Seniors in Assisted Living and sang a few songs for seniors in Memory Care
September 29th 2019
San Carlos Day of Service
Painted planter boxes at Arbor Bay School
August 25th 2019
School Supplies Drive with Ravenswood Education Foundation
Collected binders, notebooks, markers, pencils, composition books, tissue boxes, etc to donate to teachers at the Belle Haven School in East Menlo Park
July 14th - 28th 2019
Cards and School Supplies with There With Care
We decorated cards and collected school supplies for kids in partnership with There With Care, which helps local families with support and services during a medical crisis.
Many thanks to everyone who donated to help support families in crisis feel more prepared for their kids to start school.
Saturday May 11th 2019
9:30a - 11a: San Carlos Industrial Arts Neighborhood Clean up
April 14th 2019
10a-12p: Volunteering with Pets in Need (San Carlos / Redwood City)
Sunday March 3rd, 5p-7p: Cooked and shared dinner with community members in rotating shelter in partnership with Home and Hope
Sunday February 10th, 10a-11a: Valentine's Day Craft with Seniors
at the Elms in San Carlos
January 21st (MLK DAY):
We organized 3 service projects with San Carlos Week of the Family at Arbor Bay School in San Carlos:
10a-12p: Paint and plant pots for seniors
10a-12p: Diaper and Clothing Drive
3:30p - 5p: Preparing Bag Lunches and toiletry bags for Homeless Community Members (In collaboration with LifeMoves)
Nov / Dec 2018 Events:
November 28th - Dec 7th: Holiday Wish Drive with Family Giving Tree
Thanks to everyone who participated - we were able to fulfill all items on our list for local kids and adults!
December 9th 5-7p: Cooked and shared a meal with community members at a Rotating Shelter at Congregation Beth Jacob in Redwood City.
Part of the group prepped and cooked dinner and another group was with younger kids setting table and making a welcome sign art project
More info on the rotating shelter: www.homeandhope.net
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