Please join us as we make fun catnip toys for the rescued felines at our local Greenhill Humane Society.
Today’s Happy Helpers will include a preview of our new Young Yogis Service program, which launches on Saturday, September 21st. We will also be decorating placemats for Meals on Wheels. Don’t miss out on this fun and unique Happy Helpers!
Our Happy Helpers program is back and we will be making some colorful Kindness Rocks to leave in our community. Come join us for ice cream, friends and spreading kindness!
Please join us for our end of the year party where we can say “Thank You” to you all!
Together, this school year, we put in over 1,000 hours of volunteering to benefit 17 different organizations. We will be giving all the children a thank you gift as well as a chance to choose toys from our prize box. We will also be running through the large water fountain in the back of Waterford Grand so please bring water friendly clothing for your kiddo(s).
Please RSVP to this event so we know how many ‘thank you’ gifts and yummy treats to bring. Thank you!
Our first time making handwoven bracelets for St. Jude went so well we are doing it again! Please join us as we make more colorful, woven bracelets for sick and hospitalized children.
To honor Memorial Day we will be making cards for Operation Gratitude who send Care Packages, with ‘thank you’ cards included, to new recruits, troops, veterans and first responders. For Care Package recipients these letters, notes, and drawings are among the most cherished items in their box. Please help us thank these brave men and women.
Cards for Hospitalized Kids (CFHK) is an internationally recognized charitable organization that spreads hope, joy & magic to hospitalized kids across America through uplifting, handmade cards. Come help us spread this hope and joy on Tuesday 14th by making some cheerful spring cards for this amazing organization. We will also be making some fun seed cookies to spread some joy to the birds in our community.
Please join us as we do some fun art for Mother’s Day with Certified Mneme Therapist Ruth Carroccio. Check out all the amazing work she does with Art Without Boundries here! It will be a special class!
Today is the day we will be sorting all our school supply donations and grouping them into school kits for the Refugee Resettlement Coalition of Lane County which supports refugee children in our area. If you have extra school supplies listed on our flyer please consider donating those to this amazing cause.
Come decorate carry home cat boxes for Greenhill Humane Society. We will also be making dog puzzles to promote healthy brain stimulation for dogs.
To celebrate Spring we will be doing some paper weaving that will result in fun, colorful cards. We will address some to the residents and take one home as well.
There are so many people in our community who help us each week and each day! Mailman, UPS drivers, cashier attendants, bank tellers, doctors, garbage truck drivers, etc. Here is a chance to show our appreciation for all they do.
Come help us make a beautiful mural for Waterford Grand Assisted Living. We will also have some fun together playing with the parachute.
Please join us as we make no-sew fleece blankets for Project Linus which gives blankets to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, injured, or in need of care.
We will be celebrating St. Patty’s Day with the residents by making some fun crafts and decorating gifts to give to our friends.
Early Childhood CARES provides early intervention and early childhood special education to infants, toddlers and preschool age children in Lane County. All services are free of charge to eligible children with special needs. Happy Helpers will be making cute fidget toys for EC Cares so that they can incorporate them into their home and preschool visits.
Come help Meals on Wheels make a difference in the lives of those who are sick and home bound. We will be decorating lunch bags and place mats to help bring some cheer to those who receive the meals from this amazing nonprofit.
Today we will celebrate Valentine’s day by making cards for McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center, the residents and a fun heart craft to take home or pass on to someone special. Let’s spread our love of friendship and giving!
Please join Happy Helpers for a unique class! We will be meeting some of our local firefighters and giving them some gifts that show our gratitude for all their hard work serving our community. There will be a take-home craft and a chance to see their firetrucks up close! Hope to see you then!
Please join us as we make handwoven bracelets and cards for the children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. These colorful bracelets and cards will hopefully bring some light and cheer to these children who are ill.
Join us as we make rice heating pads with essential oils for the Waterford Grand residents! We will have a special guest come share some information about essential oils too!
Join us as we make knotted fleece blankets for animals recovering at the City of Eugene Spay and Neuter clinic.
Please join us as we start the new year with some music and movement. We will be making colorful egg shakers and then using them to do some fun music making with the residents.
Please join us for a very special Happy Helpers! A guest will be joining us to talk about Hanukkah and we will be decorating ornaments for the perfect homemade holiday gift!
Please join us as we make cute, little illuminated turkey jars to decorate the rooms and tray tables of patients and workers at Riverbend Hospital. ‘Tis the season for showing gratitude and bringing light to others and this craft is such a fun way to do this.
Please come join us as we honor our Veterans by making thank you cards and decorating pillowcases for them.
Please come participate in Waterford Grand’s Halloween Party and Trick or Treating! We will have games, activities, snacks and treats too! We will be collecting canned food donations for FOOD for Lane County as well. Happy Halloween!