The 10th Annual URI Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive kicks off this week
and will run through December 12th 2013. Join the URI community
and sponsor a child or family in need this holiday season.
Organize a gift drive within your office, department, college,
organization or dorm! New items of warm clothing,
toys, gift cards and monetary donations will benefit the
children and families assisted by Children's Friend,
Rhode Island's largest and oldest non-profit organization
dedicated to the health, education and well-being
of children and families in need.
Here's how you can be involved:
*Purchase a new gift for a child or young teenager
*Adopt a family
*Organize a gift drive
The Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive will wrap up with a
Holiday Reception at the University Club on
Thursday, December 12th from 4:00 to 6:00 PM
Let us know you are coming: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring a new, unwrapped gift for a child in need this holiday!
Your donations of toys, warm clothing, retail gift cards and
monetary gifts will assist hundreds of Rhode Island
children and families in need this holiday season.
Sonsor a family by contacting Sarah Martone at Children's Friend
at (401) 276-4346 or emailing email@example.com
Gift donations accepted now through December 12th at the Memorial Union Information Desk and in the Carlotti Administration Building, Room 108.
Gift donations will be collected through December 12th
in the Memorial Union Information area, at the Holiday Mini Mall,
at the URI Bookstore Holiday Sale, and
in the Carlotti Administration Building Room 108
Questions? Contact Sarah Martone at 276-4346,
Sharon Blackmar at (401) 874-2433 or firstname.lastname@example.org or
Cyndi Messier at 874-2957 or email@example.com