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ORGANIZATION: A Bright Spot

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 65 people are interested
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We are looking for volunteers to help us write out or design cards that uplift children, seniors, people with disabilties and military. Volunteers can do it from home or as a group. Card guidelines are provided but very simply- messages must be uplifting, cheerful and motivating.

Cards can be hand made or store bought but must be handwritten with messages inside. Depending on what category card you chose to do messaging may be different. For example a card to a military member may say. "thanks for your service" where a card for a child in the hospital may say- "You are amazing!"

We work with numerous hospitals, senior homes and Military sites to keep reminding people they are loved! They matter.

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About A Bright Spot

Location:

5912 Onondaga Rd, Bethesda, MD 20816, US

Mission Statement

Everyone deserves A Bright Spot in their day! Bright Spot sends a card (and for kids-stickers) to anyone who could use A Bright Spot in their day. Simple as that. A surprise piece of mail with uplifting messages always brightens a day! Whether it be a child in the hospital, a senior in assisted living, military members away from home or someone just having a bad year; We are here to remind them someone cares. Mental health starts with knowing you matter to someone and getting a card reminds them they are loved.

Description

Sending out thousands of cards takes many hands but it also takes a lot of love. As the cards are made by volunteers at their homes each one comes in with different forms of love. Some cards are home made, some are store bought but filled in with great uplifting messages, some even come with a few stickers inside. We then take those cards and match them with the best recipient. No personal information is shared on either end. We have high goals of everyone knowing they matter. When you are "down" whether it be lonely, far away from home or just having a hard time- A card is a simple gesture that can certainly be "A Bright Spot" in your day.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, Community, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Elder care
  • Visual Arts
  • Child Development
  • Community Outreach
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Varies: As much or as little as you want to do. If you sign up you can pick a deadline that works for you and pick how many sets of cards you want to do. A set is ten.
  • An ability to mail us the cards once finished

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