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DIY Hygiene Kits for At Risk Families

Duration

1 - 2 hrs

Directions

Find the best route

How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Adult

Description

How do we end the cycle of family poverty and unhousedness? Imagine LA prevents first-time and repeat unhousedness and equips families to maintain housing stability and thrive long-term. Together with families we transform lives through a unique combination of clinical case management, financial wellness pathways and whole-family mentorship. Many families have no belongings. This means they need everything from shampoo to new socks. Collect much needed hygiene items for families experiencing unhousedness.

What's Needed To Complete

Travel size toiletry items such as shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion, sunscreen, wipes, face wash and socks Gallon-size Ziploc/zipper bags

Special Requirements

Please no razors

How It Makes A Difference

Many families experiencing unhousedness have no belongings. This means they need everything from shampoo to toothpaste to new socks. By providing hygiene items and/or household items for these families, you can bring a big relief to those working to get back on their feet.

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Purchase, collect and organize the required items In EACH gallon size zip lock bag, place one travel size item of each from the required items list! Please make 5-10 hygiene kits! Reach out to mailto:val@imaginela.orgImagine LA to schedule shipment or delivery! THANK YOU for supporting our community!

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