P-3980

Clothes for Kids

Description

Financing

Documents

Photos

History Logs

Project Description

Country: USA

Location: La Mirada

Total Budget: $5,048

Areas of Focus: Maternal and child health, Basic education and literacy

Activity Type: Education: General

Summary: Purchase warm clothing in December for 40+ needy children, and hold holiday party with gifts and luncheon.


Rotary Club of La Mirada has been conducting this program for more than 30 years. There are always needy families that we assist through a food pantry 3 times per year. Illnesses, deaths, unemployment and homelessness all contribute to this need. This is a chance to focus on the needs of the children, providing them warm new clothing that improves their self-esteem, showing them that someone cares, and enabling them to do better in school. All club members and dozens of volunteers, including Sheriff's and Firefighters, assist with Clothes for Kids. Funds purchase $100 of clothing per child and wrapped gifts at a holiday party with Santa Claus and a luncheon provided by Chick-fil-A. Children get pictures taken with a fire truck and ride a bus to the La Mirada Activity Center for the party.

Project Contact Person

District: 5320

Rotary Club of: La Mirada

Primary Contact: Russell Hall

Email: rhall@eclecticassociates.com

Project Status

Completed
This project is "Completed". This means the project has been implemented and the report was accepted by the district leadership. The project will stay listed on this website as a testimony of the achievements of the project partners.

Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

La Mirada (5320)

14-Jun-21

$4,000

$1,048

$5,048

Total

$4,000

$1,048

$5,048

Project Supporting Documents

Project Photos

History Log Entries

14-Jun-21

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

15-Jun-21

by Helen Maxwell

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.

15-Jun-21

by Tom Robinson

System Entry: Project signed by Tom Robinson.

15-Jun-21

by Russell Hall

System Entry: Project signed by Russell Hall.

27-Jul-21

by Rotary Stacey

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.

29-Aug-21

by Helen Maxwell

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

17-Mar-22

by Russell Hall

System Entry: Project has been implemented and final report uploaded.

21-Mar-22

by Rotary Stacey

System Entry: Final report approved by the District Approval Committee.

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