Melissa Arciga Jason CharcutAAKC Lyceum Don EvansProject 2011 Jennifer Genter Linda Hansen Jennifer Secrest
Making a difference with Project selection and leadership and planning collaborationExecution Results
Overview of Cross-linesMission Statement:Provide people affected by poverty with basic services andopportunities that encourage self-confidence and self-sufficiency.VolunteeringWithout volunteers, there would be no Cross-Lines. We aredependent on the generosity of individuals with their timeand talent.Need is the only prerequisiteInformation from www.cross-lines.org
History:Last year alone, Cross-Lines provided: Emergency utility assistance for 117 households Hot showers for 4,544 people Free clothing for 586 households Emergency groceries for 1,003 households Commodities for 15,009 seniors Nearly 18,000 hot breakfasts Over 56,000 lunches Christmas Store shopping for 500 families Backpacks and school supplies for more than 1,700 children
Many services of Cross-Lines Thrift Store GardenFood Pantry
Why did we choose Kits for Kids?Opportunity for a multi-stepprojectImmediate impact to thecommunity Every kid deserves to feellike you did on the first day of school!
Registration Pre-registrationPeople waiting to Melissa at work register
The Registration Continues… Melissa assisting withPeople wait to get registered registration
Over 600 items collected by our Large Pencils (for beginner writers)Lyceum Team! #2 Pencils Erasers Large Thick Crayons (box of 8) for preschoolers Crayola Crayons (box of 24) Crayola Markers (box of 8 Classic Colors) Colored Pencils (box of 12) Highlighters Ball Point Pens (blue, black and red) Notebook paper, wide line and college rule Elmers’ School Glue (4 oz. bottles) Glue Sticks Scissors (Fiskar-pointed) Rulers (inches and millimeters) Pocket folders (Plain) Spiral notebooks, wide line and college rule 1 1/2” 3-Ring Binders
500 + items Kits for Kids donated! Kits for Kids (K4K) Distribution — provides children and youth with new backpacks filled with brand new school supplies and uniform tops and/or slacks.