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CREATE WELCOME HOME KITS FOR PEOPLE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS

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Step Up On Second, Inc.



Quick Overview: Help people move into their permanent new homes by hosting a Welcome Home Kit donation drive! These kits include household and cleaning essentials to help support the transition into housing for people experiencing mental health issues and chronic homelessness.

Organization Name: Step Up on Second

Organization Website: https://www.stepuponsecond.org/ways-to-give/volunteer/

Mission: Step Up's mission is to deliver compassionate support to individuals experiencing mental health conditions and chronic homelessness. While many of us shelter at home, Step Up's staff delivers frontline support to our members including street outreach, medicine, counseling, and food delivery while connecting them with housing and the keys to their own apartment. With your donation of vital supplies, Step Up essential outreach teams can continue to get more individuals off the streets and into safe housing.

Impact: Your volunteer efforts will contribute to the hygiene, comfort and safety of our members who've experienced homelessness and assist our teams as they provide housing and support. We have teams urgently in need of these essential living supplies to provide to members during move-in. So far, Step Up housed over 300 members during the pandemic and these kits help members begin this new stage of their life.

Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: Create Kits Following These Guidelines: https://drive.google.com/file/d/13BbPR7-rJ9kJ57elzAlP0kV85JJGEGRy/view?usp=sharing. When you express interest for this opportunity, we will follow up with instructions as well as how to schedule a donation drop-off.

Requirements: Upon receiving instructions for the donation drive, please look closely at the guidelines for delivery and organization of kits so that staff can distribute these items as quickly as possible.

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About Step Up On Second, Inc.

Location:

1460 4th Street, Suite 205, SANTA MONICA, CA 90401, US

Mission Statement

Step Up delivers compassionate support to people experiencing serious mental illness to help them recover, stabilize, and integrate into the community. Through dynamic partnerships, we provide positive social and learning environments, vocational training, permanent supportive housing opportunities, and recovery services to empower individuals to cultivate lives of hope and dignity. We exercise innovative leadership and advocacy to increase public understanding, support and acceptance of all people living with mental illness.

Description

Step Up delivers compassionate support to people experiencing serious mental illness to help them recover, stabilize, and integrate into the community. Through dynamic partnerships, we provide positive social and learning environments, vocational training, permanent supportive housing opportunities, and recovery services to empower individuals to cultivate lives of hope and dignity. We exercise innovative leadership and advocacy to increase public understanding, support and acceptance of all people living with mental illness.

Homeless & Housing
Hunger

WHEN

Wed Sep 02, 2020 - Sat Jan 30, 2021
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM  

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

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