REACHING OUT TO THE COMMUNITY WITH WMEE

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AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement.
When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it’s your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness about what we can do to stay well from cancer and raise money to help fuel the world’s largest walk to end cancer.
For more information regarding relay for life visit http://www.relayforlife.org.

PURPLE IRIS FOUNDATION
Plant Hope for Pancreatic Cancer. Follow Purple Iris Foundation on facebook and twitter. For more information on how to get involved in the community and beyond call 1 855-259-4747 (IRIS).

FORT WAYNE PET FOOD PANTRY
The Fort Wayne Pet Food Pantry is at a critical level of dry dog and cat food. For donating to the pantry call 260-478-4851. Check them out on Facebook or online at fwpetfoodpantry.com.

ADULT LIFE TRAINING, INC.
FREE recycling for businesses and individuals who bring their unwanted electronics to the ALC Campus at 3301 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 for secure recycling. Advance pickup at your business is available: Call John Nash at 260.432.0014 x128 for details.

FREE HOME HEALTH SAFETY CHECK- ALLEN COUNTY
Home Instead Senior Care of Allen County and the surrounding areas of northeastern Indiana Offers Free Home Safety Checks and Easy Fixes to Reduce Accidents; Ensure Safety of Seniors Get a free safety checks and support resources are part of Home Instead Inc.’s broader Making Home Safer for Seniors program. To request a free home safety check or the home safety checklist, please call the local Home Instead Senior Care office at 260-485-2424.

MATCHINGDONORS.COM- DONATE ITEMS TODAY!!!
Matching donors.com helps people register to be a donor for someone in need of an organ. They also provide the opportunity to donate your vehicles, boats and more to those in need. Just in the US alone 19 people die each day waiting for an organ donor transplant. Sign up today to be apart of the donor list for the possibility of receiving a new organ. Become a donor today to help save the lives of people all around the United States. Be apart of a better future for those in need. Go to matchingdonors.com to become a donor today.

PREMIER HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS

Premier Hospice and Palliative Care is looking for volunteers who would be willing to assist with office duties, such as calling patients, event preparation and answering phones etc. Volunteers have the opportunity to shadow multiple disciplines such as RN’s, MSW’s, Volunteer and Bereavement Coordinator, Chaplain and office staff. Volunteers may also visit patients to offer them socialization and companionship. Schedules are flexible even to the most hectic schedule! Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Premier offers a free online training course to prepare volunteers for the Hospice journey as well as continued support along the way! For more information please call 260-782-3333.

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Imagine a world in which every child stayed in school; graduated from college; got a job; reached his or her potential. Think of how amazing that would be! Right now, there are over 500 kids waiting to be matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister. Of those 500 kids waiting, 70% are boys. You have the opportunity to change a child’s life for the better, forever. Donate. Volunteer. Start something BIG today with Big Brothers Big Sisters! Take the first step with Bowl for Kids’ Sake! IT’s a fun and easy way for you and your company, friends, or family to support the life-changing work of Big Brothers Big Sisters. If you care about kids and can spare a few hours to have fun with your friends, then Bowl for Kids’ Sake is for you!

SAFETY IN GIFTS

Family Protection Group, Hill’s Martial Arts and the Queens of Edon are teaming up to GIVE for the Holidays. (All donations stay local). Please join them at a Women’s Self Defense Class at Florence Townplace Fire Department on November 23rd from 9am to 1pm. Bring a children’s toy valued at $25 for your class entry fee. Lunch is included in your toy donation. For more information and to pre-register by e-mail please e-mail Aeriel at ahobeck@hotmail.com 

Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week

During Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week (Nov. 18 – 25), 16 sites in Northeast Indiana will serve as drop-off locations for shoebox giftsAnyone can show God’s love to children in need by packing a shoebox with fun toys, school supplies and hygiene items. Hundreds of Fort Wayne area volunteers hope to collect more than 30,000 Shoebox gifts to contribute to the Samaritan’s Purse project’s 2019 goal of reaching 11 million children in need.

CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK

Christmas in the Park, 1st place winner in the Best Festival category of the FWN Readers’ Choice Contest, is a FREE, fun, family-friendly festival, the weekend of Thanksgiving 10 AM  –  5PM at Franke Park. Walk thru “Do You See What I See?” complete with live animals, balloon sculpting, crafts & games for children, craft samples, horse drawn wagon rides, musical entertainment, our previous entries in the Embassy Festival of Trees, Book Giveaway, Opportunity to encourage Veterans, Animal Grams Petting Zoo, and refreshments.

TOYS FOR TOTS 

During the holiday season Hertz on 725 W Coliseum Blvd in Fort Wayne will be one of many drop off locations for Toys For Tots. For more information please reach out to Jeff at 260-373-1113.

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