Tag: donations

Christmas in July Food Drive

United Food Bank is inviting the East Valley Chambers of Commerce to participate in the tenth annual Christmas in July Food Drive Challenge. Take part in a friendly competition, while helping to stock the shelves of your East Valley food bank for the summer! While this is a competition between Chambers of Commerce, you do…

Risen Savior Hosts 2016 Spring Food Drive

Rev. Ron Burcham, Sr. Pastor of Risen Savior Lutheran Church, announced that the congregation of Risen Savior invites all Sun Lakes residents to join in this year’s spring Food Drive which will benefit the Chandler Food Bank. He said, “We especially look forward to helping the food bank in the late spring because it enables…

Annual St. Vincent de Paul Warm Coat Drive

Betty Perry, chair of the Warm Coats Drive, preparing warm clothing to be donated to needy families.

Jan Davie The perfect motivation to clean out your closets is here! St. Vincent de Paul has scheduled its annual Warm Coat Drive for October 17 to 25. The main focus of this activity will be on collecting new or slightly used adult and children’s items for colder weather. The biggest needs will include coats,…

TrustBank offers Shred-A-Thon October 24

Jessica Pace TrustBank of Ocotillo is excited to announce The First Annual Shred-A-Thon. This year’s event will take place on October 24, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. The Sun Lakes Fire Fighters will be selling hot dogs and hamburgers at the event for donations to their charity S.L.E.R.F (Sun Lakes Emergency Relief Fund). It…

SLUCC collecting water for older homeless adults

Sun Lakes United Church of Christ will be collecting cases of water (or a monetary donation for same) on July 19 to benefit Justa Center. Justa Center is a facility located in downtown Phoenix that helps older homeless adults, many of whom are veterans, find resources such as medical care, employment and a safe place…

Reach Out Sun Lakes donations surpass two tons

Ellen Engel Monthly food collection drives sponsored by Reach Out Sun Lakes on behalf of Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank in Chandler have begun to increase now that most of the summer has passed and the results for September were encouraging indeed. Generous Sun Lakes residents contributed 474 pounds of nourishing food and $425 in cash,…

Local non-profits share in $40,000 donation

During a ceremony held May 16, Dignity Health Foundation, Hospice of the Valley, Neighbors Who Care, Inc., East Valley Adult Resources and YMCA Outreach Program for Ahwatukee Seniors were each presented with a sizeable donation.

Five local non-profit organizations, Dignity Health Foundation, East Valley Adult Resources, Hospice of the Valley, Neighbors Who Care, Inc, and Outreach Program for Ahwatukee Seniors, will share in a donation of $40,000 from the Home Instead Senior Care® office serving the Southeast Valley. The donation will be used to fund various resources aimed at supporting…

Save the Date

Please save the dates for the 10th annual Treasure Sale at the Chapel Center in Sun Lakes. The dates are November 21 and 22, 2014. Mark your calendar for bargains galore. In August call 602-319-0777 for pick-up of donations of household goods. Please no clothing, TVs or large appliances. The winners of the restaurant raffle…