USA Karate Academy is creating a giving tree this holiday season for the women that are clients of Elizabeth Gregory Home, a non-profit nonfaith-based organization in the University District of Seattle. The organization serves single homeless women in King and surrounding counties by providing transitional housing and a day center…. gift cards and small things, but precious the woman who receives it are being accepted NOW.
EGH is preparing for their Women of Worth Holiday Party on December 15th at 1:00 pm in the University Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. They’ll be providing food, hygiene kits, hats, glove, scarf sets and more to help their clients stay neat and tidy while they search for work or housing.
Elizabeth Gregory Home clients’ wish list for this year are the following items:
Makeup • Nail Polish • Perfume • Manicure Kits • Shampoo & Conditioner (full size) • Towels/Washcloths • Deodorant • Razors & Shaving Cream • Toothpaste (full size) • New Bras (Any size/Color) • Hat, Scarves, Glove Sets • Sweats (Lg Sizes) • Backpacks • Wallets • Hoodies (Lg Sizes) • Flashlights • AA Batteries • Sketch Pads • Journals • iPods (small) • Ear Buds • Gift Cards
If you’d like the EGH staff to do the shopping, you can make a donation by submitting a check via the envelopes available at the dojo or donate online at www.elizabethgregoryhome.org and write “Holiday” in special instructions.
Want to volunteer at the festivities? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org