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My Dear Friend Holiday Note Writing

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GLAMOURGALS FOUNDATION INC

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 5 people are interested

Help Us Bring Smiles to 20,000 Isolated Seniors

Millions of seniors live in residential care. More than half never receive a visitor. Our mission is to change that with your help through My Dear Friend.

Join our My Dear Friend campaign and write holiday notes to bring celebration and a sense of community into the lives of seniors.

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More opportunities with GLAMOURGALS FOUNDATION INC

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About GLAMOURGALS FOUNDATION INC

Location:

125 Maiden Ln, Office #511, New York, NY 10038, US

Mission Statement

GlamourGals Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with a mission to organize and support volunteer chapters in high school and college who provide companionship and our signature program of complimentary beauty makeovers to elderly residents in senior care. Our impact is two fold: Elderly residents in care feel a renewed sense of community and self-worth. Teen Volunteers gain essential leadership skills demonstrating empathy and compassion through our intergenerational programming.

Description

GlamourGals is a nonprofit organization that organizes student-led chapters based in high schools (grades 9-12) and colleges across the country. Rachel Doyle founded GlamourGals in 2000 in memory of her grandmother. The first GlamourGals makeover took place in Commack, New York with only three volunteers. We currently have more than 1,700 volunteers in 16 states, and 100 chapters visiting senior homes in their communities. Our volunteers provide seniors with a restored sense of dignity through personal attention and warmth of caring touch, as well as the opportunity to share their stories. We also focus on leadership development for our volunteers, providing them with leadership training, mentorships, and professional development workshops.

Seniors

WHEN

Mon Nov 01, 2021 - Fri Dec 17, 2021

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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