Comfort & Joy 2019
Comfort & Joy for the City
Celebrate the holidays by caring for your under-served neighbors!
Provide for a Celebration
Thanksgiving in a Box
Deliver to church by November 17th
Assemble a Thanksgiving dinner-in-a-box for the families at Solutions for Change
Christmas Cookie Mix Jars
Deliver to church by December 8th
Prepare mason jars with cookie mix and add instructions for gifts to the residents of Solutions for Change
Book, Toy, & Gift Card Giveaway
Deliver books to church by December 15th
Collect new books, $10 toys, and gift cards to be used as gifts for students at San Diego Refugee Tutoring, A Step Beyond, and Casa de Amistad.
Sponsor a Family
Deliver gifts to church by December 15th
Want to bring joy to a family living in poverty? Partner with a family in need over the holiday season by purchasing basic needs and fun surprises for children and families in crisis who may not otherwise have the opportunity for a special celebration this year. Family information and gift ideas will be provided upon sign up. Groups may also donate $250 to provide gifts and food for a family. Questions? Come back for more information on November 24th or email [email protected]
Attend an Event
Breaking & Entering at Solutions for Change
December 3rd, 11:30am
Surprise a family living at Solutions for Change with an apartment decked out for the holidays and gifts awaiting them.
Cookie Decorating Party
December 12th, 4:15-7:00pm
Decorate Christmas cookies with students at San Diego Refugee Tutoring. Join them during tutoring hours as they cut out and decorate cookies with sprinkles and icing.
Winter Festival with San Diego Refugee Tutoring
December 17th 4:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Join students at Ibarra Elementary School as they enjoy a winter festival. Students will have the opportunity to enjoy fun games, prizes, food, candy and a chance to see Santa. Volunteers are needed to run booths and to distribute gifts.
Casa de Amistad Christmas Party
December 17th 5:00 pm
Attend Casa de Amistad’s annual Christmas party with their tutors and students. Join them as they enjoy crafts, food and Santa!
A Step Beyond’s Winter Festival
Celebrate with the students at A Step Beyond during their Winter Festival. Help with set up and clean up, gift distribution and serving food alongside others.