Underwear is something we can never get enough and bras are almost always overlooked as something people look for who come to our giveaways. For the month of February we’re asking for donations of their lightly used and clean bras.
Austin Humanists at Work Extend a Helping Hand…Happy New Year! This is your January recap! Even though it’s January, we were treated to some favorable weather for our giveaway this Sunday. Many of our volunteers wore jackets, but the temps
A new year is underway and we have been busy behind the scenes getting ready for 2020. Earlier this month, four volunteers spent a few hours organizing and doing inventory in our storage unit, which is sponsored by a generous
This Sunday, we had 200 individuals pass through our lines (both living supplies and food) that were expertly staffed by approximately 50 caring volunteers. It was a great giveaway. December tends to be a busy month for us. We have
Winter is very unpredictable in Central Texas. Now imagine you’re subject to these jarring weather changes without the refuge of a permanent shelter, air-conditioning or a comfortable place to sleep. That’s the reality for our clients and we hope this
The holidays are here again and what can be a better time than the holidays to do a Just Because Bag drive. Just Because bags are little brown paper bags, decorated and filled with items we don’t usually give on the
The temperature was between 45 to 54 degrees from 8 to 10 a.m., Sunday, November 17th. The purple Jeep and trailer rolled in along with a student from the Austin Community College’s honors society, Phi Theta Kappa at about 8:15.
This is a public announcement to make everyone aware we no longer are able to use our PakMail address for shipping or donation drop off. Everyone behind the scenes is working to solve this but in the mean time, we
We have a lot to be thankful for this month, including the fact that we are celebrating two years as 501(c)3 nonprofit organization! This month we invite our clients to celebrate with us as we offer goods outside our usual
With a trailer full of goods and a bunch of volunteers, we were prepared to have a great giveaway…and it was. Here’s the October 2019 Recap. As more attention is focused on the homelessness issue in Austin, we’re seeing a