During the months of November and December, Help Change My City Alliance invites individuals, families, students, businesses and corporations to come and give together with us. Donation boxes will be located at various locations around the lower mainland through the month of November where you can drop off donations of *NEW* socks, gloves, toques and scarves.
Please note the 2 different locations for December 9th and 10th!
PREP DAY: 5:30pm on Friday, December 9th at Templeton Secondary School
727 Templeton Drive, Vancouver
December 9th all volunteers are welcome to join us in sorting and packaging all of the items! Volunteers begin by writing personalized encouragement notes and holiday wishes to our friends on the Eastside of Vancouver who are in need of a little warmth from our community. We then stuff the bags with several warm items each and prepare them for the Give the following morning.
GIVE DAY: 11:00am on Saturday, December 10th at Help Change My City tent
488 Carroll Street, Vancouver
December 10th volunteers are welcome to join us again as we hand deliver these gifts of love and warmth to people living on the streets along with hot chocolate and coffee starting from 11:00am at the Help Change My City tent which will be set up at 488 Carrall Street
Donations: We need new socks, toques, mittens and scarves collected for 5:30pm on December 9th and brought to Templeton Secondary for Prep Day.
Note: Volunteers can join us on one of the two days or both days according to your preference. This is an amazing two day event if you would like to learn of how you can be part of this event please register here so we know how many people to expect.
Social Media: When taking photos and posting from this event please use hashtags #helpchangemycity #warminguptheeastside
Sponsorship: For more opportunities in business or corporate sponsorship please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org