GOODIE GIRL BAGS - UDC STUDENT CENTER DAY OF SERVICE
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GOODIE GIRL BAGS - UDC STUDENT CENTER DAY OF SERVICE

GOODIE GIRL BAGS - UDC STUDENT CENTER DAY OF SERVICE

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University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20008

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MUST BE REGISTERED TO VOLUNTEER - REGISTRATION IS FREE!!!

Goodie Girl Bags volunteer event will be held to sort, assemble and package items for delivery to local women's shelters and schools. This event is in divine collaboration with the UDC Student Center, Washington Inter-Alumni Council President Dayna Kent, Author/Breast & Ovarian Cancer Research Scientist, Dr. Colletta Orr and Goodie Girl Bags non-profit 501(c)3. These entities have joined together for a Day of Service in honor of Women's History Month with the goal of building a strong sense of community through volunteer efforts. This innovative event will also feature local entrenprenuers, guest speakers and a performance by UDC students.

Donations and Volunteers are needed to provide thousands of women and girls with a new or gently used bra and feminine hygiene products such as; individually wrapped tampons, maxi-pads, liners and cleansing cloths. Also, inside these Goodie Girl Bags will be a self-breast exam pamphlet and words of affirmation.

Proverbs 31:25 "She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future" NLT

Mission: The mission of Goodie Girl Bags 501(c)3 - is to provide our sisters in need with bras and essential hygiene products. We strive to take GOOD care of them and transform their lives with dignity---one woman at a time!

MONETARY DONATIONS:

http://www.goodiegirlbags.org/donate/



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What is the age limit to enter the event?

Children accompanying a guardian to volunteer must be 6 years of age or older. We will not have an onsite daycare provider available.


What if I can't attend but would like to make a monetary donation or donate feminine items?

Monetary donations can be made online at http://www.goodiegirlbags.org/donate/. To donate new or gently used bras (all sizes and types are welcome) and individually wrapped feminine hygiene such as tampons, maxi-pads, liners and cleansing cloths, please email goodiegirlbags@gmail.com and a member will coordinate a drop-off/pickup location and time. Drop-off locations will be announced via social media, go follow >> @goodiegirlbags


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Large parking garage onsite and metered street parking for vehicles.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email: goodiegirlbags@gmail.com

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, please provide name of person you're transferring to.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you can update your registration until the day before the event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Providing your name at check-in will suffice.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Yes, please make sure to update your registration or send updated name to goodiegirlbags@gmail.com


What should I expect?

Please expect to mostly stand for 2 hours, wear comfortable clothing and shoes. You will be assigned to a designated table to sort bras, sort hygiene products, assemble bags and package. Chairs for resting and refreshment area will be provided. Photographs and video will be taken of all participants to promote future outreach events for Goodie Girl Bags and the UDC Student Center.


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