Tuesday, July 28th from 9 am to 2 pm
Windermere Powerhouse Group at 621 S. 17th Street, Boise
Windermere, a premier real estate company in the Western US, understands the importance of home and has made tackling homelessness a priority for many years. Windermere Powerhouse Group is located in Midtown Boise and our staff and agents see challenges facing our homeless population daily. During the COVID-19 pandemic there are more needs than ever. Our team is grateful that our industry has remained strong and realize more than ever the importance of supporting our community.
Our brokerage we donated to the Idaho Foodbank, providing 3000 meals to local families. Many agents have donated and volunteered and contributed on an individual level and now we are inviting you, our family, friends, clients and business partners, to help. We will be collecting donations for the Boise Rescue Mission on Tuesday, July 28th from 9 am-2 pm. There will be a Drive Thru Donation at our office, 621 South 17th Street where you can drop off needed supplies in a safe and healthy way.
How can you help?
“Every little bit helps” is the consistent statement we hear from the Rescue Mission staff. Everything is appreciated. Below is a list of various items from canned food, to summer and school supplies and clothing. Did you know that in addition to a food pantry and meals they also have a clothing room for residents to “shop”? Your gently used clothing gives children the chance to wear clothing that fits or gives an adult the opportunity to have professional clothing for a job interview.
We look forward to your support and your help promoting this event. If you are not available to drive thru on the 28th, feel free to drop supplies off to Gretchen Bolton at Windermere Powerhouse Group. For more information or questions, contact Gretchen at 208-920-5966 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adult and children’s clothing – Gently used or new
Non perishable food items
Batteries – all sizes
Clorox wipes bottled
Healthy lunch items (string cheese, yogurts, lunchmeat, individually packaged healthy snack items)
Hand sanitizer wipes
Back to School Needs:
Alcohol-free hand sanitizer
Zip lock bags (gallon & quart)
Mechanical pencils (0.7 mm)
0.7 mm lead
Dry erase markers / erasers
Zipper binders (3” or larger)
Composition notebooks (wide ruled)
Composition notebooks (college ruled)
Lined loose-leaf paper (wide ruled)
Lined loose-leaf paper (college ruled)
Spiral notebooks (wide ruled)
Book covers (XL)
Flash Drives (2 to 8 GB)
About the Boise Rescue Mission
The Boise Rescue Mission started in 1958 as a small soup kitchen with a few cots to feed and shelter homeless people. Fast forward 50+ years and the Rescue Mission has expanded to 5 ministry centers in Boise and Nampa providing not just meals and shelter, but clothing, household items, career development, veteran services and recovery programs. Read more about the ministry here. Boise Rescue Mission Ministries