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Disclaimer - Create the Change® partners with nonprofit organizations that we believe offer age-appropriate service opportunities for youth and families. All of our partners sign a collaboration agreement promising to provide age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. Create the Change® does not run, host, or facilitate the service opportunities seen here, nor are we responsible in any way for the management (financial or otherwise) of the organizations we feature. Always be sure to research the nonprofit organization and service opportunities available to make sure it's a good fit for you before getting started. You may find the organization's contact information on their profiles.

Duration

Multi-day

Directions

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How Often Is This Offered?

Monthly

Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Adult

Description

Make your next (birthday) party even more special - for both you and someone in need! Host an online  Hope and Comfort (Birthday) Party (via Facetime, Zoom, WhatsApp, etc) and ask friends and relatives to purchase hygiene items for your birthday instead of presents. 

What's Needed To Complete

1. A birthday party 2. Video conference ability (Facetime, Zoom, WhatsApp, etc) *We can provide a sample birthday party invitation which you can personalize with your name, party details, Amazon Wish List link.

Whose Help Is Required

Family and friends!

Special Requirements

None

How It Makes A Difference

The items we receive from family and friends for your birthday party will be used to create Hope Kits for kids and adults who can't afford everyday essentials like soap, shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste. Your "gift" will help keep people healthy, clean and confident.

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Set a date for your online birthday party! Contact Abby MacDonald at amacdonald@hopeandcomfort.org to get a party invitation that you can personalize with your name and party details. Let Abby know you found this opportunity through Create the Change® ® ® ®! Include https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1TK9LKKHDT6MZ/ref=hz_ls_biz_ex this link to Hope & Comfort's Wish List Email the invitation to family and friends letting them know you are celebrating your birthday online and collecting hygiene items including soap, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, and/or deodorant (travel or full-size) instead of birthday presents. Have a great party and thank your family and friends for helping you make a difference on your special day! Be sure to let your party guests know they can Add your name in the "Gift Message" section on Amazon so you have an idea of your group impact! optional: Take a screen shot of your online celebration and tag us on Facebook/Instagram at @hopeandcomfort and @ProjectGivingKids. Be sure to follow-up with your guests to let them know the impact they made through your collective donations.

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