Emily at Baby Dickey killed two birds with one stone when grocery shopping, she was also able to gather the items she needed for her safety kit, at Walmart. With the idea of “Winter Survival” in mind, Emily decided to donate her kit to the local homeless shelter. The Energizer children’s flashlights are useful and fun. Emily was able to learn so much about the need for these safety items in her community.
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Jill at Single Mom on a Budget along with her son, created a winter safety kit and donated the items to Jonesie’s elementary school. Jill is so excited to experience the joy from children receiving the kits. Jill shares some ways “You can help” and then encourages readers to get involved and participate in the SIMPLE Service Projects.
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Linette at the Kids Fun Review created a safety kit that she had originally planned on donating to a church but changed her mind because of time constraints and ended up donating to a special needs class at a local school. “Many times special needs children take extra resources that their parents or guardians may not have, so it felt good to use this opportunity to help them out a little” says Linette. Walmart had everything she was looking for to include in the safety kits.
Linette shares a very heartfelt story at the Kids Fun Review!
Jessica at the Unemployed Mom made a local Walmart trip to purchase winter safety items with a goal to create a kit that would help a child survive freezing temperatures. Jessica and her son together came up with a very long list of items. Jessica and her son donated their safety kit to the Coalition For The Homeless Of Central Florida. This organization is so deserving since they make such a difference to the homeless population.
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Stephanie at A Grande Life never realized how important batteries were to safety until recently. She went to Walmart to get the supplies she needed for her Emergency Safety Kit. The Energizer flashlight is among the supplies Stephanie purchased. The kit is to be donated to the local food pantry.
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Stephanie at a Grande Life discusses that because of hurricane season she is very aware of the dangers of power outages. She notes 70% of power outages in the U.S. are weather related. Stephanie and her boys will be creating a care kit for kids and going to donate the Care Kit to the local shelter. Stephanie is so excited to be a part of the Champions for Kids movement will a goal of mobilizing 20 million by 2020!
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Stephanie at The Adventures of Goober Grape & Monkey Man and her daughter created an emergency weather kit for kids to help them weather a storm. Because of hurricane season Stephanie and her daughter, Madison, knew what they wanted to put into the kit that they were going to create and donate to People of Faith. They went to Walmart and enjoyed the flashlight section.
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Denise at Shopper Strategy chose to create a winter emergency survival kit to deliver to their local Ronald McDonald house for this project. Denise’s family has a history of childhood medical issues that originally introduced them to the Ronald McDonald house years ago when her quadruplets were born. They went to Walmart to purchase items for an emergency survival kit.
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Crystal at A Pumpkin and a Princess decided to donate her emergency kit to Valley Crisis Center after researching several organizations in her area. “We chose this non profit organization because they work with all of the homeless children from the main shelter as well as battered women” says Crystal. She says her goal is to start collecting art and safety supplies to donate several times a year.
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Chrissy at A Day in the Life of the Shore Mom contacted a principal at an underprivileged elementary school, and it was brought to Chrissy’s attention the importance of donating warm winter clothing to the students in need. She took a trip to Walmart to find several key pieces of clothing. Chrissy also found the adorable children’s Energizer flashlights.
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