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Serve Locally

La Habra

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Intro - LH


Serve Locally

La Habra

FIND a project

Discover projects that align with your gifts and passion from the causes below.

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Empower Kids to Thrive

Help youth who are experiencing risk factors such as poverty, school drop-out, teen pregnancy, or substance abuse that threatens their safety and healthy development.

Causes Include:
HUMAN TRAFFICKING
FOSTER YOUTH
MENTORSHIP / EDUCATION


Bring Hope to Families

Assist families who go hungry, are homeless or living in motels/share living space with multiple families, or have escaped domestic violence

Causes Include:
HOMELESSNESS
TRANSITIONAL LIVING

Build into our communities

Intentionally extending compassion by partnering with our cities to meet the needs of our own local community.

Causes Include:
COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT
FIRST RESPONDER SUPPORT

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Local Causes

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HOMELESSNESS

Donate Hygiene Items to Mercy House Shelters 
Who: Family Friendly, Connection Group Friendly
When: Anytime
Where: Orange County
What: Make an impact in our community by donated needed hygiene items to Mercy House homeless shelters! List of specific items sent after signing up.

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FIRST RESPONDER SUPPORT

Deliver Treats to Local First Responders
Cause: First Responder Support
Who: Small group friendly, Family Friendly
When: Flexible
Where: Your City
What: Pick up a gift card or put together some goodies and write a kind note of thanks and encouragement and then deliver to a local firehouse or police station. Instructions will be sent to you after signing up.

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HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Rescue for Human Trafficking Survivor
Who: Family Friendly, Small Group Friendly
When: Flexible
Where: Any
What: Shop for items and assemble care packages for girls rescued from human trafficking.  These gifts will be given out by law enforcement officers rescuing them.  List given after signing up. Cost is $50-75/ bag.

 

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FOSTER YOUTH

Support Foster Teens
Who: Small Group Friendly, Adults only
When: Mondays, Fridays around 5-8pm
Where: Orange County
What: Volunteer at an event that is hosted for 90 of the most at-risk youth in the OC foster care system put on thru Social Services. Sign up and we'll let you know about upcoming monthly events.

Donate Items to Soothe Foster Youth
Who: Family Friendly, Small Group Friendly
When: Anytime
Where: Orange County
What: Help Olive Crest establish a “lending library” of sensory items for foster families who do not have the funds for particular items, but do have need for them nonetheless. Items such as weighted blankets, sound machines, kinetic sand help soothe foster youth that have faced trauma. Specific books for foster youth/foster parents are also needed. Sign up and a list of needed items will be shared with you to choose from.

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TRANSITIONAL LIVING

Pathways of Hope Shelter Turnover Team
Who: Small Group Friendly
When: Varies
Where: Fullerton
What: Help Pathways of Hope make space for more in their emergency shelter by being a part of the turnover team. This team would be called on whenever a unit or bed is needing to be cleaned up and reset to welcome a new individual experiencing homelessness off the street.

Provide Dinner for Victims of Domestic Violence
Who: Family Friendly, Small Group Friendly
When: Weeknights except Tuesday
Where: Orange County
What: Provide a meal and activity for the residents of the Sheepfold and their kids. Residents have been victims of domestic violence/abuse. 

Birthday Boxes for the Sheepfold
Who: Family Friendly, Connection Group Friendly
When: Anytime
Where: Orange County
What: Birthdays can make us feel special and celebrated...or forgotten. Support the work of The Sheepfold by providing Birthday Boxes to allow moms recovering from domestic violence the opportunity of celebrating their child. Birthday Boxes are kits that include everything needed to throw a birthday party--from party decor to cake mix and candles. Instructions and list given after signing up.

Donate Food to Giving Children Hope
Cause: Families in Transition
Donate food for those experiencing hunger in our community. Giving Children Hope is a local non-profit that helps alleviate poverty in our community. After signing up a specific list of needed items will be sent to you.

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MENTORSHIP / EDUCATION

OC United Mentorship and Academic Support
Who: Adults Only
When: Weekdays, after school
Where: Fullerton
What: Volunteer with "United Kids"--an after-school program through OC United. Provide consistent support to empower at-risk students in Fullerton.