On Saturday, June 1st Repair the World Brooklyn is joining forces with The Great Room to package birthday bags and make beautiful birthday cards for children in central Brooklyn whose families don't have the means to purchase birthday celebration items. This project is intended for parents and their children to do together. Open for all young ages with parent/adult accompaniment.
Volunteering families can expect to help with...
Packaging birthday bags
Creating birthday cards
Family learning around food insecurity and poverty in central Brooklyn
Here’s how it works:
To make this project happen, we need your support! We're asking each participating family to commit a sliding scale of $10-25 to this project. There are 2 ways to donate supplies:
Order from the Amazon Wishlist by Tuesday, May 28th to be delivered directly to The Great Room
Bring your donated items to the project day of
*Supplies needed include: plastic utensils, plates, frosting, cake mix, balloons, candles, small toys, and construction paper or other craft materials.
Tell your friends to join in, or come alone and meet new people. Either way, you’ll enjoy giving back to the community. Stay tuned for information we will send in an email a few days before the event. We look forward to meeting you for this community event in Brooklyn!
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/package-birthday-bags-for-local-pantry-tickets-61884583455