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We are only aged between 4-8 years old but we have the power to create change. We are committed to raising money to buy food for members of our community who need a hand right now. We will use our pocket money that we earn over the next 4 weeks to buy food for the hampers that the team at Father Bobs Foundation put together weekly. We want to earn our money ourselves and we will do our own shopping on 11 March with the money we have raised.
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WHAT MY PROJECT DOES Keeps people warmer when it's cold to prevent them from getting sick. Helps low-income people not have to spend money for a hat, scarf, or gloves and put money towards something else they need. Helps people down and out realize that other people truly do care about their needs and are willing to provide them with something that helps their everyday life. Trust me, when its freezing cold and the wind is whipping these items make a difference for someone who would not have them otherwise. HOW WILL YOU DO IT? Using my leftover yarn from knitting projects I make throughout the year and any donations of yarn or money for yarn that people are willing to give me. I encourage crafty people to contribute or donate to the project if they wish to for a combined effort. :) If people wish to contribute to my project a single skein of the yarn I use can make about 1 1/2 to 2 children's hats. Or one skein can make a hat for an adult. It takes me about a day to make 1 hat. The yarn I use comes in a variety of colors and costs 3.99 without tax included. I am hoping by next Christmas I will have at least a large box of hats, scarves, and mittens to donate. Mittens usually take about a skein a piece or 2 for a pair. Scarves usually take 2 or 3 skeins depending on length.` If people would rather just donate a hat, gloves, or mittens that is fine too! WHAT PROGRESS HAVE I MADE? Currently, I have made 4 children's size hats for the project. WHAT ARE MY GREATEST CHALLENGES? Getting people to participate and donate. Teaching young people how to knit or crochet. I love to try and help people learn but sometimes I just don't feel I know maybe the best way to teach a young person. Once people are older they usually have more patience and can follow instructions step by step. But young kids kind of struggle to stay engaged and it can seem overwhelming to them.
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we hope to educate the community , celebrate our culture and diversity. We want to help make food affordable and accessible to the families we serve. We want to be wise stewards of the ecosystem with the help of our students and community members.
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We wish to help the near by homeless around Salem with our group, we feel they could use the support we will help them by making care packages which include sock, dry food, water etc. By making these packages we hope to help out our community with this project and further more we would like to receive this grant to purchase all the good stuff
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Students will spread the word about the drive, then collect candy in receptacles around the campus.
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GIVE OUT BOXES AT SCHOOL!!!!!!
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GIVE OUT BOXES AT SCHHOL!!!!!!
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Distribute educational materials to local councilman, community businesses, parents, teachers and churches to bring awareness to economic inequality.
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Our project will help the homeless and help the people in need so that they can have a good life and hopefully we can help them live. we can help the people to have something to keep fresh so that they can feel good and fresh. we are a school and we are globally aware. we will help the homeless because they are not alone.
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First step is to create a sustainability policy and create a petition. We need to spread awareness about the issue in order to gain a standing and then reach out the GSUSA and see how they respond. This is a big project and can't be done overnight. Hopefully, we can work together to create a policy that is effective and helps create a more positive environment when it comes to the use of fair trade chocolate.

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