Tag: donations

Crystal Card Project looks forward to new year

Buying Crystal Cards helps raise money for charity.

Bobbie Reed Donations! Volunteers! Sales! These three things gave the Crystal Card Project a jump start in its first year. Over 20 volunteers created more than 3500 new (recycled) greeting cards. Sales exceeded 1500 by mid-December. A great start for a project that is only eight months old. We aim to surpass that in 2017…

Golf A Round for Ryan

Ryan Elsea and family

Proceeds to help our Sun Lakes neighbor Kathy Battaglino’s 37 year old son who was diagnosed with ALS. ALS is an incurable disease that causes the death of neurons which control voluntary muscles. He and his wife Elizabeth have three children ages 16, 4 and 2. Your donation will help with unexpected medical and caregiving…

Fly the flag program

All proceeds from this program are reinvested in important non-profit community service projects and agencies in need. The Sun Lakes Lions Club/Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. All donations are tax deductible. Call 480-352-8076 for information on how you can subscribe for a flag.

Reach Out Sun Lakes asks for egg cartons

Ellen Engel Yes, egg cartons. Many local poultry farmers contribute fresh-laid eggs to Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank in Chandler, but the food bank has trouble stocking enough egg cartons in which to package the eggs for delivery to the more than 600 needy families it serves. So the call is out! Save your empty egg…

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,…