Projects tagged with "homelessness"

Join Big Sunday for TM@10 Again as Make Warm Blankets for Animals

Great news! TM@10 is back and in person just in time for Wild & Woolly April! Once again we’ll be meeting on Thursday mornings from 10 – 11:30. We’ll be outside in the parking lot, masked and distanced. (Yes, even if you’ve been vaccinated. Sorry!) Attendance is limited, everyone will asked to sign a COVID-waiver, and you must sign up in advance. (And yes, we know that sounds like a lot of rules, but we cannot wait to see you!) Week #2 (4/15): Yep, we’re making blankets! These will be special animal-sized blankets to be donated to dog and cat rescues around town. If you would like to join please email pablo@bigsunday.org
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Join Big Sunday for TM@10 Again as We Pack Animal-Themed Snack Bags

Great news! TM@10 is back and in person just in time for Wild & Woolly April! Once again we’ll be meeting on Thursday mornings from 10 – 11:30. We’ll be outside in the parking lot, masked and distanced. (Yes, even if you’ve been vaccinated. Sorry!) Attendance is limited, everyone will asked to sign a COVID-waiver, and you must sign up in advance. (And yes, we know that sounds like a lot of rules, but we cannot wait to see you!) Week #3 (4/22): By popular demand we are making snack bags to be given to people. Many of these people are homeless youth, but there are plenty of adults who will love them, too. So, how does that fit in to Wild & Woolly April? Because these are fun snacks bags which will include things like Goldfish, Tiger’s Milk Energy Bars, Gummy Bears, Devil Dogs, and…well, you get the idea. If you would like to join please email pablo@bigsunday.org
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Join Big Sunday for TM@10 Again as We Sort and Pack Animal Treat Bags

Great news! TM@10 is back and in person just in time for Wild & Woolly April! Once again we’ll be meeting on Thursday mornings from 10 – 11:30. We’ll be outside in the parking lot, masked and distanced. (Yes, even if you’ve been vaccinated. Sorry!) Attendance is limited, everyone will asked to sign a COVID-waiver, and you must sign up in advance. (And yes, we know that sounds like a lot of rules, but we cannot wait to see you!) Week #4 (4/29): As you may know, throughout April we’ll be hosting a major collection of dog food and cat food to give to homeless people, low-income seniors and others who are struggling to take care of their pets. We’re going to be sorting all that food (hopefully there will be a lot of it!) and we’ll be putting together special treat bags for animals, too! If you would like to join please email pablo@bigsunday.org
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Volunteer or Foster with C.A.R.E.4Paws

C.A.R.E.4Paws needs help with pet food delivery and delivery preparations/packaging as well as fostering for their Safe Haven and Companion Pet Assistance programs. Please email wendy@care4paws.org for more details.
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Support Pals N Pets and Buy their Children’s Book

PalsNPets, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to homeless pet owners and their pets. They want everyone to see the value that having a pet brings to the life of a homeless person. Providing unconditional love and companionship in times of loneliness. A life which could be empty is enriched by the sense of responsibility and purpose that comes from owning a pet. Pets are a gift in our lives, and they can serve a therapeutic purpose for ALL people. From mental illness to depression to autism to physical disabilities to imprisonment to homelessness, there is no challenge that pets can't help people to face. Purchase a copy of the Pals N Pets Children's book called "Pals N Pets: Who Saves Who? on Amazon to support their shelters here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0578539187?pf_rd_p=183f5289-9dc0-416f-942e-e8f213ef368b&pf_rd_r=4X6PWV6YJM56CVW8B7CE
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Grant Writers Needed at Pals N Pets

PalsNPets, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to homeless pet owners and their pets. They want everyone to see the value that having a pet brings to the life of a homeless person. Providing unconditional love and companionship in times of loneliness. A life which could be empty is enriched by the sense of responsibility and purpose that comes from owning a pet. PalsNPets understand that they can't change the whole world alone – but they look forward to building a better future two lives at a time. PalsNPets is looking for an experienced grant writer, preferably in the non-profit sector. The position is ongoing, remote, and about 5-10 hours per week for a minimum of six months. If you're interested and would like to help please email your resume to: email@palsnpets.org.
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Join the Volunteer Team at Project Minnie

PROJECT MINNIE provides pet food and supplies to homeless pets and their homeless parents in Venice, CA on the Venice Boardwalk and at Safe Place for Youth. They are always in need of caring people who can pack food, make sandwiches, help distribute supplies and photograph the animals on the boardwalk. They also need folks who will generously donate their time and expertise for specialized tasks including legal advice, grant writing, newsletter writing, graphic design and public relations. To learn more about volunteering opportunities, please email amanda@projectminnie.org.
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Gift Wish List Items to Pets of the Homeless with Skid Rover

Skid Rover provides the necessary items so that people experiencing homelessness can care for their furry friends. Donate items from their wishlist. Their wish list includes but is not limited to: Collars, Leashes, Harnesses, Wet + Dry Food, Flea + Tick Medication, Carriers, Dog Beds, Toys, Treats. Skid Rover accepts new or gently used items. Drop off items at their main campus at Homeless Health Care Los Angeles 1282 West 2nd Street, LA, CA 90026. They are open Monday - Friday from 9am to 5 pm to accept your donations. Shop their wishlist here: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/2TA90SDINP9FR?ref_=wl_share

Post a Pup Pic on Social Media and Tag Skid Rover

Skid Rover provides the necessary items so that people experiencing homelessness can care for their furry friends. Purchase their merch to support their programs and take a picture of your animal sporting the merch and tag Skid Rover online to get featured in their Social Media! Skid Rover now sells dog bandanas, which are the perfect accessory to have a puppy photoshoot! You can purchase your merch here: https://www.hhcla.org/skid-rover-gear and tag Skid Rover on Instagram: @skidrover. Happy Posting!