Car Safety Kit (Collect & Assemble)

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Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties

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  • 1 person is interested
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Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties assists 50 limited-income families a year to obtain an automobile. We provide a low or no-interest loan and guide participants through the car buying process. A car safety kit will assist the family if they encounter an emergency while driving.

Tasks and Responsibilities: An individual or group of volunteers will host a collection drive and/or purchase items that will be assembled by that individual/team into kits. For each collection/assembly effort a minimum of 10 kits are requested, more are welcome. Group leader must keep track of the number of volunteers assisting and total hours donated.

Materials to Collect/Purchase:(all must be new)


First-Aid Kit

Flashlight & Batteries

Ice Scraper

Tire Pressure Gauge

Basic Tools - optional

Blanket - optional

Bottled Water - optional

Granola or Energy Bars - optional

Oil & Funnel - optional

Paper Towels - optional

Roadside Flare/Emergency Triangle - opt’l

Shovel (collapsible) - optional


Backpack, re-usable bag or small box to place the items into trunk (one per kit)

Note: Items must be able to tolerate seasonal temperature fluctuations.

Please DO NOT include any additional items or notes. Thank you!

Time Commitment/Location: Time depends upon how many kits that you wish to collect and assemble. This volunteer opportunity can be conducted entirely at your location and delivered to our St Paul office. If you need space to assemble the kits, a room may be scheduled (at least a month in advance) at our Community Action headquarters in St Paul.

Please register before you begin collecting items and contact us before you drop them off.

Benefits of Volunteering: Fantastic team-building activity for a group of any size or age. Knowledge that you are helping families thrive!

For Information Contact: (before starting to collect items)

volunteers@caprw.org or call 651-603-5979; and,

Complete a Registration Form at caprw.org/volunteer

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Children & Youth Community Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

450 North Syndicate St.Saint Paul, MN 55104

(44.9563,-93.1594)
 

SKILLS

  • Organization
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Project Management
  • Financial Literacy

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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