Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Charity Organization
4130 24 Mile Road
Shelby Township, MI 48316
586-254-3123
www.extendedhandcharity.org
extendedhand@comcast.net
Thank you to all the volunteers with this years food drive

Easter 2014

Current Activity: Making Easter baskets for children in Macomb County

Needed: Donations of money, candy or volunteers to help make baskets

Contact Linda Curnutte via email @ extendedhand@comcast.net or by phone at 586-254-3123

 37TH  ANNUAL EXTENDED HAND CHARITY CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE  REQUEST

  TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN                                                                                10-01-2013

              THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS SOON APPROACHING. AND, AGAIN THIS YEAR,  WE WILL BE
PACKING 300 +   CHRISTMAS FOOD BOXES   FOR THE NEEDY IN YOUR LOCAL AREA

 MAILINGS:  SENT TO CITIES FROM WHICH NEEDY FAMILIES HAVE REGISTERED FOR HELP.

         Each year, area businesses, merchants, professionals, police, fire departments and other City service
agencies
 are selected for the purpose stated below: 
                                                                                                                                                                                       
REQUEST:                    MONETARY DONATION      $45 for each family -  We need your help

  USED FOR:                   1.  $25             GIFT CERTIFICATE  per food basket
                                                         Which each family will take to a designated grocery store and
                                                         purchase
 Turkey or ham, fresh produce, fresh fruits, dairy products, etc  
                                      
                                         2.  $20           per food basket for us to buy  fill in items not donated
                                                      Example: 80 cereal may be donated then we buy 220 to make the 300

 
 FOR WHOM:                 300  LOW  INCOME families and single parents with children, seniors & couples

  FOOD COLLECTORS        SCHOOLS  AND  SOME  LOCAL  BUSINESSES 
                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                    WE GIVE:              PER BOX:   60-65     CANNED-BAG-BOX FOOD ITEMS, TOYS, & a certificate
                                                       We pack special dietary food boxes for seniors upon request

CROSS CHECK:    NAMES CROSS-CHECKED WITH MACOMB County Agencies,  Lions & Kiwanis Clubs,
                     fire-police departments, Salvation Army, Good Shepard & other organizations
                        at a November meeting. This allows for more families to be serviced.

 Aim/goal:     Provide hope, joy, encouragement & food  to those- in their time of need
                                       
 Give toys/gifts to children so they will not feel left out

TO DONATE:
   MAKE  A CHECK   PAYABLE TO:      EXTENDED HAND CHARITY 

    SEND TO:     EXTENDED HAND                 IF YOU CAN COLLECT FOOD FOR US
                           4130 24 MILE RD                       PLEASE CALL
                                Shelby Township 48316                  LINDA CURNUTTE     1-586-254-3123
OR   USE THE PAY PAL LINK ON WEB SITE:   www.extendedhandcharity.org  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Thank you for your consideration

 Miss Linda C u r n u t t e,   2013 Food Drive Coordinator / Retired  Math Teacher            
                                               Who started the Extended Hand Outreach in 1976