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Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco

Importance: Most of our formerly homeless residents and guests live alone and many are seniors. With the heightened need to stay inside, often without the comforts or TV or computers, the people we serve are at high risk for isolation and depression.

Description: Create and mail in cards filled with words of encouragement for formerly homeless people who have been sheltered in place for months. Residents love cards that are created from hand, but if you're not the artsy type, feel free to buy cards and simply fill them out.

Needed Skills and Materials:

  • Access to a computer and printer or the ability to create the cards from hand
  • The ability to mail or drop off the cards to our headquarters in San Francisco
For more information, email Emily San Nicolas at esannicolas@ecs-sf.org

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About Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco

Location:

165 Eighth Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to help homeless and very low-income people every day and night obtain the housing, jobs, shelter and essential services each person needs to prevent and end homelessness.

Description

Episcopal Community Services (ECS) has provided essential services to homeless San Franciscans since 1983, utilizing a holistic approach that addresses the multiple causes leading to homelessness. This past year, we served more than 13,000 people through a variety of programs including shelters, navigation centers, supportive housing, behavioral health services and a senior center.

Community
Homeless & Housing
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Visual Arts
  • Customer Service
  • Project Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 - 3 hours. Time commitment can be extended, if desired.

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