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2015 Adopt-a-Senior for Mother's Day- Snellville, Neighbor Love, Snellville, Georgia


Organization: Neighbor Love
Contact Name: Tom Sargeant
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 3000 LENORA CHURCH DRIVE
Snellville, Georgia  30078  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians, Great for Families, Great for Groups, Great for Kids, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Social Services, Senior Ministry / Elder Care, Sales/Marketing/Public Relations, Health and Medicine, Fundraising, Food Services, Event Planning, Environment, Directly Serving People, Children and Youth Ministry, Adult Ministry, Accounting / Finance
Hourly Commitment:
2.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
100
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
240
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal
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Description

Imagine if you were a senior citizen in a nursing home and NO friends or relatives ever came to visit you?not even for holidays. Neighbor Love wants to brighten the day of a WHOLE BUNCH of valuable seniors THIS Mother?s Day. Adopt-a-Senior for Mother?s Day is a GREAT way to let a valuable senior know that someone still loves them. We are holding these events at FOUR homes in Metro Atlanta. Our total goal for gift bags for METRO ATLANTA is 500. Neighbor Love will be delivering gift bags of goodies to seniors during a Mother?s Day party on Saturday, May 9th, 11:30am-1:30pm, Scepter Health and Rehab., 3000 Lenora Church Dr., Snellville, GA 30078 We will be serving the ladies a meal catered by Carlyle Catering and the WOW Factory of Atlanta. Our goal is to provide a gift bag to EVERY senior woman in Scepter Health and Rehab totaling 100. The gift bags will include: skin lotion, socks, a rose, a piece of fruit, a hand-made Mother?s Day Card, and a stuffed animal. (exact contents of gift bag are subject to change according to availability of merchandise and the amount of donations received) The investment to Adopt-a-Senior for Mother?s Day is just $20 per gift bag. You can sponsor as many seniors as you would like. A donation of ANY amount is appreciated. ALL DONATIONS ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE. You can also drop off merchandise at the Starbucks, on Scenic Hwy at Ronald Reagan Pkwy. 1920 Scenic Hwy S, Snellville, GA 30078 To donate and volunteer visit: www.adoptasenior.net DEADLINE to Adopt-a-Senior for Mother?s Day is Wednesday, May 6th. Join us and you can know that you have brightened the day of a valuable senior. And no matter what, PLEASE spread the word about this to ALL of your friends and family. The more exposure we get will help us meet our goal. IF YOU WANT TO BRING FRIENDS WITH YOU, it is IMPORTANT that you FORWARD this to them and ask them to RSVP separately. To donate and volunteer visit: www.adoptasenior.net If you would like to join us, you are welcome to join us to deliver your bag to the Seniors. We will also need volunteers to help assemble the gift bags at the Scepter Health and Rehab 10-1130am on Saturday, May 9th. We could use your help in the following ways: 1) Pray for God?s favor on this service project. 2) Assembling the gift bags. To donate and volunteer visit: www.adoptasenior.net 3) Delivering the gift bags, spreading the love of God, to the residents at the party. Adults and their children are welcomed. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 4) Spreading the word about the event to ALL your friends. Please forward this event to them and/or post it on your social media. 5) Adopt-a-Senior for Mother?s Day for just $20 per gift bag. Sponsorship of gift bags would be appreciated but in no way a requirement to volunteer for the event. ALL DONATIONS ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE. To donate and volunteer visit: www.adoptasenior.net IF YOU WANT TO BRING FRIENDS WITH YOU, it is IMPORTANT that you FORWARD this to them and ask them to RSVP separately. PLEASE spread the word about this to ALL of your friends and family. The more exposure we get will help us meet our goal! Thanks for your time, support, care and concern for a valuable group of seniors!!! To donate and volunteer visit: www.adoptasenior.net For more information email info@neighborlove.org or call: 404-919-9165
Initially Posted: 04/11/2015
Last Updated: 04/19/2016

This position is available during the following dates only in this year:
Start Date:   05/09/2015