Tag: donations

Books and “Little Free Libraries” needed for early literacy program

Pauline A. Sciaretta As many people already know, learning to read at an early age plays an integral part in a child’s development and success in life. According to a Scholastic Access to Books report, children in low-income neighborhoods had just one book per 300 kids. In middle- and upper-income neighborhoods, there are 13 books…

Resident collecting for local area food bank

My name is Julie. I am a SunBird resident and I volunteer at a Chandler food bank. If you have extra food (unopened please) that you can’t use I would be glad to take it to the food bank. The food bank also accepts baby food, diapers, toiletries, animal food, laundry products and cleaning items.…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank and I am a resident of SunBird. Most winter visitors have left, but for you who stay all year you may decide to go away for some time during the summer. If you have extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it…

Plastic bags needed

Gloria Kishen There is a great need for plastic bags to be made into sleeping mats for the homeless. In preparing these bags, we fold, cut, tie and make into balls. They are then given to the ladies who crochet them into sleeping mats or tote bags. On completion they are delivered to St. Vincent…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank and I am a resident of SunBird. Most winter visitors have left, but you who stay all year may decide to go away for some time during the summer. If you have extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to the…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank and I am a resident of SunBird. Most winter visitors have left, but you who stay all year may decide to go away for some time during the summer. If you have extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to the…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank and I am a resident of SunBird. Most winter visitors have left, but for you who stay all year may decide to go away for some time during the summer. If you have extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to…

Recycle hearing aids

Most people know that Lions recycle eyeglasses. But did you know that they also recycle hearing aids? Lions clubs collect, refurbish and recycle used hearing aids to help those that can’t afford them. If you have used hearing aids, please put them in a zip-lock bag, mark them for the Lions Club and turn them…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank and I am a resident of SunBird. Most winter visitors have left, but for you who stay all year may decide to go away for some time during the summer. If you have extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to…

Recycle Hearing Aids

Fred Garmeson Most people know that Lions recycle eyeglasses. But did you know that they also recycle hearing aids? Lions clubs collect, refurbish and recycle used hearing aids to help those that can’t afford them. If you have used hearing aids, please put them in a zip-lock bag, mark them for the Lions Club and…