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11/29/2016 - Human Services Holiday Gift Drive

DARIEN HUMAN SERVICES HOLIDAY PROGRAMS

TOWN HALL 2 RENSHAW ROAD DARIEN Room 109 M-F 8:30am to 4:30pm

Questions?  Call, 203-656-7328

Choose how you’d like to help Darien families and seniors!

Ginger Bread Man Tree

Take a gingerbread man off the tree in Town Hall or simply get an idea from below and bring it to our office.  New unwrapped gifts only please. Thank you! 

Feed A Mind Give Children’s Books, Learning Games/Toys or a Gift Card to a Book Store  

Spread the Holiday Joy Give a Gift Card for Wal-Mart, Target, CVS, Walgreens, Target, Old Navy or Kohl’s. 

*****Gift cards are the most sought after gift for middle school and high school kids*****

Buy a Holiday Meal Give a Gift Card for Stop & Shop or Shoprite

Help a Neighbor Get To Work Give a Gas Gift Card                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Keep a Family Warm Write a check to Darien Human Services Gift Fund to pay for Heating

Give a Gift of Clothing - Socks, Tights/Leggings, Hats, Gloves, Scarves, PJs, Sweat Shirts, Sweat Pants for girls & boys or Tee Shirts for both, all sizes.

Make a Wish Come True – Give Trucks, Cars, Sports balls, Dolls, Board Games, Snow Sleds, Super Heroes, Arts and Crafts, Legos, Electronic Toys, Star Wars, Flash Lights, Watches, Costume Jewelry, stocking stuffers such as small gift cards to Dunkin Donuts, Subway, Starbucks or Gofer Ice Cream.

 Adopt a Family

Do it on your own, do it with your friends, club or church group.  Grant the wishes of a Darien family.  We’ll choose a family in need that is as big or as small as you like.  We will let you know what their wishes are and you choose which one(s) you can make come true along with a food gift card to help the family enjoy a special holiday meal. You drop your new, unwrapped gifts off in our office and your family will pick it up from us.  Complete anonymity is assured.

Adopt a Senior

We’ll choose a Darien senior who could use a little extra cheer this holiday season.  We will give you some suggestions and tell you a little about them.  You decide what you would like to buy, drop your new, unwrapped gifts off in our office, and we’ll deliver them to your senior.  Complete anonymity is assured.