Thanksgiving in the Woods
Saturday, November 26, 2016
This year we delivered a Thanksgiving meal to over 100 people. It was our first year to serve both an indoor meal and also distribute to campsites. Volunteers took food and supplies to 13 different sites in Gulfport and Biloxi. The camps ranged in size from 4 to 12 individuals totalling 88 homeless recieving Thanksgiving in the woods.
Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 1:30 pm
Drop-off: Please drop-off your gift bags in north Gulfport. Contact Lynda Favre (228) 229-8980 for address.
Gift Bags: Bus Pass, Fast-Food Gift Card, Canned Ham, Snack Foods, hats, gloves, asparin, toothache, first aid,
colone, jewelry, watch, radio, pocket knife, wallet, mirror, makeup, etc.
Proceedure: Gift Bags will be delivered to the camps Sunday afternoon, December 18, 2016. Contact (228) 229-8980.
Volunteers: You may follow us to the camps and help pass out the gift bags and any available supplies
Supplies: Tents, Sleeping Bags, Bicycles, Camping Equipment, Back Packs, Propane, Coats, Canned Food, and Pet Food
Start Filling Your Gift Bags Now!!!
$$$ Gift Matching Opportunity $$$
Get more bang for your buck! The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has offered to match any monetary gifts that Shepherd receives in the month of December.