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Families Forward events are listed below. For more information call us at 215-240-4828.
Fifth Annual Jannie L. Blackwell Gala
Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
From 6-9 p.m.
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Dresscode: Business Attire
Generosity Philadelphia 5K Run/Walk
WHEN: October 29, 2017
WHERE: The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Register NOW at https://www.generosityseries.com/events/generosity-philly–pennsylvania/
For More Info: contact Grace Hightower, Director of fund Development at .
You don’t have to walk or run you can just sponsor someone!
Annual Halloween Party on October 31, 2017 from 5pm-7pm:
• Collect costumes to help children dress up at our Annual Halloween party
• Coordinate a drive to collect candy/cookies/juice and other treats
• Volunteer at our event
• Contact Grace Hightower at 215-240-4828 or
November Events – Help Families Enjoy a Thanksgiving Dinner:
• Donate a Thanksgiving Basket with all the trimming
• Items to make Thanksgiving Baskets
• $50 allows a family of 4 to purchase a meal
• $20 gift card to purchase a turkey, ham or chicken from Shoprite or Aldi’s supermarkets
• Your support helps ensure families enjoy a wonderful meal with their family this holiday season!
December Events – Share some holiday cheer with children and parents:
• Organize a toy/gift drive
• Adopt a family and give specific items
• Purchase items bulk (dolls, trucks, blankets, pillows, underwear, & socks)
• Host a party at our West Philadelphia location for children and teens
• Purchase gift cards or gifts for teens