Back to School for Homeless Keiki
Aloha and Mahalo for being part of our homeless keiki back to school drive. This is the first step to helping our homeless keiki succeed in school. We have the following dates to allow you to help make a difference in just a few short hours.
Our goal is to provide each child with a new backpack filled with school supplies, a new outfit, shoes and their school uniform needs. This has a total of about $108.00 per child and $135.00 per teen.
Here are the dates we have planned for June and July and Aug on O'ahu
PLEASE NOTE: If you are emailing during the month of JULY... you can either text (808) 987-6018 to sign up, or JUST SHOW UP... we are at camp from June 23rd-July 20th and will not be able to answer emails.
O'ahu Dates/Locations and details:
* June 16th/ July 28th / Aug. 11th Saturdays - Pearl City First Hawaiian Bank
Meet in the parking of the bank. corner of Kam Hwy and Waimano Home Rd
* July 29th - Sunday, Kane'ohe - First Hawaiian Bank Windward City Shopping Center. Meet at the parking lot near the fence
All events are the same, all volunteers will be holding awareness signs and nets to collect donations for the community.
Here are some guidelines:
Email us with your name and number of people attending
Groups larger than 10 need to pre register and be pre approved before showing up
All volunteers need to check in 10 minutes prior for orientation
Volunteers need to be prepared for the WEATHER, typically hot.
Wear Comfortable SHOES
Wear Comfortable and cool clothing, unless raining
5. Those who need community service hours, please bring your own form for us to fill out. If you don't brng it, we can't sign it
WHAT WE PROVIDE:
We provide water and snacks
We provide the awarenes signs and nets for fundraising
We do have sunscreen on hand for those who forget
We provide community service hours, bring a friend...earn an extra hour
we have our event t-shirts. your donation of $20 provides a hot meal gift card for the homeless children and covers the cost of the t-shirt. Please email if you plan to purchase one with your size.
Want to host a drive? We can send you information, please DO NOT just show up with misc. school supplies.