Food baskets for Seniors

What:  Donating Food baskets for seniors who are in need this Christmas. Food baskets can include healthy snacks, fruit, non-perishables, holiday candy and a small gift.
When: Month of December
To give: Fill out this form below


Pantry

Donating to the Woodside/Newtowne 20 Public Housing Neighborhood’s Food Pantry
What:  
Refilling Our public housing friends pantry with canned goods and non-perishable items for distribution to the local neighborhood. There is also a great need for perishable items (i.e. Ground beef, Chicken, ground turkey, frozen vegetables, frozen lasagna).
When: Month of December
To give: Drop off your goods at Downtown Hope Church or to any collaborating churches listed below. For perishable items contact Rita Dorsey (dorseyrite7@gmail.com)


Coat + Clothing Drives 

Coat Drive for Annapolis area Elementary and Middle School Families
What:
Gently Used Winter Coats for Children and Adults
When: month of December
To Give: All Annapolis Chick-Fil-A locations and Newk’s Eatery are serving as drop off point

Clothing Drive for the Homeless through Giving Back Linda’s Legacy
What:
Volunteer at Farmer’s Market on Riva as we collect gently used clothes for homeless/shelter outreach.  Sponsorship of backpacks containing long underwear, socks, jackets for homeless.
When: December 18-23rd
To Give: Bring your gifts to the Farmer’s Market or contact: homelessdrive.org

HOOD2GOOD Coat Drive
What:
Donate any kid or adult coat.
When: Until November 30
To Give: Email kenneth_starkes@community-transitions.com for a pick-up time.


Blue Ribbon

Blue Ribbon Project for Children entering the Foster System
What:
Donations of a toothbrush, toothpaste, hairbrush, body wash, shampoo, changes of clothing, personal clothing (underwear, socks, pajamas), a book and a toy. https://blueribbonproject.org/our-programs/backpacks-of-love/what-s-in-a-backpack.html
When: month of December.
To Give: Drop off to coalition churches listed below; Labeled for Blue Ribbon Project
Contact: Meghan Martin, martin.meg09@gmail.com 

Coalition Churches

All Church, Annapolis EP, Axis Church, Big C Church Project, Calvary Community Church of Riva, Centerpoint Church, Citizens Church, Cross Pointe Church, Downtown Hope, Edgewater Bible Church, Elevate Church, Light House Church, Redeemer Church, Revolution Church, Souh Shore Baptist Church