Food and Health
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

This service project will benefit the homeless and hungry of Mecklenburg County and surrounding areas. There are many hungry and homeless in this area and I desire to do my part to assist these families but my main focus are the women and children since I once walked in their shoes. I want to complete at least 225-250 “Go-Go bags” to be donated to the Women and Children’s Shelter of Charlo...read more

How are you going to do it?

In our area, when people come to the shelter, they are presented with book bags. The “Go-Go bags” will fit nicely in the book bag even when they have other items in there. My organization will get our volunteers to shop for food and we will pack these bags. We will pick up toiletries from the local doctor offices and insert small pamphlets of words of encouragement. Once they are packed, they will be distributed to the Women and Children’s Homeless Shelter of Mecklenburg County. I once lived i...read more