Christmas Donation Drive

Are you and your family looking to help someone in need this Christmas season?! This year we are collecting donation items for two local agencies – The Springfield Dream Center and Safe to Sleep – and we would love for you to partner with us to bring Hope to our city!

First, we will be collecting winter gear for kids at the Springfield Dream Center. The Springfield Dream Center exists as a hub of help and hope to the impoverished of Springfield. Through their, after-school program and community dinners they are building relationships and connecting families to needed resources. New or GENTLY used items are needed in all sizes/ages.

Coats
Gloves
Scarves
Hats

Second, Hope Women is partnering with Safe to Sleep, which is the only women’s overnight homeless shelter in Springfield. We are going to provide much-needed hygiene items to the women that stay at the shelter.

IMMEDIATE NEEDS

Cough drops
Individual Hand Sanitizer
Travel Size Tissue/Kleenex
Individual Deodorant
Travel Size Toothpaste
Liquid Hand Soap
Panties – Size 5
Coffee – Regular and Decaf
Chapstick
Hair Brush
Hot hands (hand warmers)

ON-GOING NEEDS

Shampoo, full size
Conditioner, full size
Body wash, full size
Large powdered creamer – unflavored
Disposable razors
Hair ties, brushes, combs, etc.
Panties, all sizes
Socks
Rolling suitcases (carry-on size)
Backpacks
Bus passes

All items need to be turned in by Sunday, December 16th in the foyer. Please contact our Outreach Pastor, Cheree Whaley at cwhaley @hopechurch.net with any questions!

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