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Make decorations to brighten the lives of people experiencing unhousedness!

Duration

30 - 60-Minutes

Directions

Find the best route

How Often Is This Offered?

Monthly

Age Range

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

Help Required

Adult

Description

Bethesda Project operates 16 locations including emergency shelter and permanent housing while providing supportive services. Many of our sites are old and gray, and we are looking for decorations to brighten up the spaces! They can be seasonal (i.e. paper leaves in fall and snowflakes in winter) or just general!

What's Needed To Complete

Art supplies, large envelope or box for mailing, postage.

Whose Help Is Required

May require some adult help to get materials, follow guidelines, mail or drop off, etc.

Special Requirements

None

How It Makes A Difference

Guests and residents have been isolated for the past 2 years, and this will provide a great source of joy to brighten up their spaces and know that people, like you, care!

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Decide if you want to do this in your home, school, place of worship; with your family, team or troop. Decide what you would like to make and gather your supplies! Contact Jeffrey at communitylife@bethesdaproject.org or 215-236-7850 to let him know what you're planning and your timeframe. Guidelines will be provided when you contact us.

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