PGK (Project Giving Kids) is now Create the Change®!

Find a Service Opportunity

Use the tool below to filter and search for kid-approved service opportunities!
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

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

The Downtown Women's Center is the only organization in Los Angeles focused exclusively on empowering women experiencing unhousedness and formerly unhoused women. We are still in need of Help from Home Kits such as Snack Packs, Toiletry Kits, and Clean Home Kits. Making these kits is a great way to continue supporting us from afar as we expand our services to meet the community's growing needs! Refer to the guidelines below for specific items to include in each kit.  Please note the following: If you're assembling Snack Packs, you must schedule a drop-off by contactin us at GroupVolunteerEvents@DowntownWomensCenter.org. *We will not accept unscheduled Snack Pack deliveries.  If you're assembling Toiletry Kits or Clean Home Kits, please click here to schedule a contactless donation drop-off. *We will not accept unscheduled deliveries.  A mask and gloves should be worn at all times while handling and packaging the kits. QUESTIONS? PLEASE CONTACT GROUPVOLUNTEEREVENTS@DOWNTOWNWOMENSCENTER.ORG

What's Needed To Complete

Help from Home Kits - DETAILED instructions and supplies list

Special Requirements

None

How It Makes A Difference

These kits help one woman experiencing unhousedness to have dignity of a fresh shower, fresh change of clothes, food for energy and nourishment and supplies for a clean environment!

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Step 1: View our three kit options on our website and select which kit you'd like to make! Step 2: View the https://downtownwomenscenter.org/help-from-home-kits/DETAILED instructions and supplies list by https://downtownwomenscenter.org/help-from-home-kits/clicking HERE Please note the following: If you're assembling Snack Packs, you must schedule a drop-off by contacting us at GroupVolunteerEvents@DowntownWomensCenter.org. *We will not accept unscheduled Snack Pack deliveries. If you're assembling Toiletry Kits or Clean Home Kits, please https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/HygieneandCleanHomeKitsDropOffCalendar@downtownwomenscenter.org/bookings/s/4IZi4_NMTkC5AtkOdDwYLg2click here to schedule a contactless donation drop-off. *We will not accept unscheduled deliveries. A mask and gloves should be worn at all times while handling and packaging the kits. QUESTIONS? PLEASE CONTACT GROUPVOLUNTEEREVENTS@DOWNTOWNWOMENSCENTER.ORG

Sign up for our newsletters to get ideas on how you can become a changemaker!