Annual Events

Spring Fling

The Spring Fling is held during the month of March each year to provide each child in our foster care program with a new spring outfit. All of the donations received will help make each child’s Spring season a happy one and are greatly appreciated by the children and foster parents.

There are several ways that you can support our Annual Spring Fling:

  1. Donate any amount by check, cash, credit card or gift card and Community Connections social workers will shop for new spring outfits (for a $25 donation, you can provide an outfit for a child)
  2. Donate any new outfit for ages 1 month to 12 years that will be given to a child
  3. Select one child and you will be provided with his or her clothing size to shop for the outfit

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Spring Fling 2015

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School Supply Drive

The School Supply Drive is held during the month of June to provide school-aged children in our foster care program with a new back pack filled with school supplies. All of the donations received will help prepare each child for school and are greatly appreciated by the children and foster parents.

There are several ways that you can support our School Supply Drive:

  • Donate any amount by check, cash, credit card or gift card and Community Connections social workers will shop for a new back pack and school supplies (for a $25 donation, you can provide a new back pack and school supplies)
  • Donate a new back pack and school supplies for one child or several children
  • In-kind donations of new school supplies, such as:
    • #2 pencils
    • pencil boxes
    • pencil bags
    • washable markers
    • box crayons (24 count)
    • glue sticks (not bottles)
    • black & white composition notebooks
    • pencil tip erasers
    • yellow highlighters
    • bottles of hand sanitizer
    • spiral notebooks (solid colors)
    • pocket folders with brads (solid colors)
    • wide rule notebook paper
    • hand held pencil sharpener with shavings holder
    • scissors

 

 

Fall Coat Drive

The Fall Coat Drive is held during the month of October each year to provide each child in our foster care program with a new fall coat, hat, and mittens!  All of the donations received will help make each child’s Fall season a happy one and are greatly appreciated by the children and foster parents.

There are several ways that you can support our Annual Fall Coat Drive:

  1. Donate any amount by check, cash, credit card or gift card and Community Connections social workers will shop for new fall coat, hat, and mittens (for a $25 donation, you can provide a new coat for a child)
  2. Donate any new fall coat, hat, and mittens for ages 1 month to 12 years that will be given to a child
  3. Select one child and you will be provided with his or her clothing size to shop for the new fall coat, hat, and mittens

 

 

Holiday Toy Drive

The Holiday Toy Drive is held during the months of November and December to provide each child in our foster care program with new gifts and toys for the holidays. All of the donations received will help make each child’s holiday season a happy one and are greatly appreciated by the children and foster parents.

There are several ways that you can donate to our Annual Holiday Toy Drive:

  1. Donate any amount by check, cash, credit card or gift card and Community Connections social workers will shop for the items on the child’s wish list
  2. Fulfill a child’s Wish List and shop for the items (for an individual or group donation of $100 to $150, you can fulfill an entire wish list for a child)
  3. Donate any new toy or outfit that will be applied to a child’s wish list
windwalkers holiday toy drive

Thank you to generous holiday toy drive sponsor, Windwalkers Motorcycle Club in Stone Mountain

holland and knight toy drive

Thank you to generous holiday toy drive sponsor, Holland & Knight Law Firm, Atlanta office.

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Thank you to local Girl Scout Troop #1187, Rockbridge Service Unit for their generous donation of new toys for children in foster care.

Special thanks to major contributors of our 2015 Holiday Toy Drive: Holland & Knight Law Firm, Taylor English Law Firm, PureRED, Wind Walkers Motorcycle Club, Sweet Auburn Barbeque.

Special thanks to major contributors of our Holiday Toy Drive: Holland & Knight Law Firm, Taylor English Law Firm, PureRED, Wind Walkers Motorcycle Club, Sweet Auburn Barbeque.