Thank you to everyone that participated in Families Giving Back’s Book Drive and Book Sorting Event on Saturday! Thanks to all of your amazing donations and hard work, we were able to far surpass our goal! At the event, we sorted and packed 59 boxes containing 2,615 books! Even more impressive is that we had […]
Families Giving Back was excited to once again volunteer at St. Mary’s Food Bank. Our little volunteers were invited to decorate cards for SMFB clients and families, and sort through boxes and boxes of Trix cereal. Together we were able to supply 9 big bins of approved sealed cereal to be distributed to after school […]
Families Giving Back was honored to spend Valentine’s Day with the residents at Phoenix Mountain Nursing Home. Our kids made them Valentine’s Day cards, silly hats, and shared some special treats. Our little volunteers put BIG smiles on the seniors faces. Thank you to all who participated.
On September 20th, Families Giving Back volunteers participated in United Way’s WeekEND Hunger Backpack Event. In the span of 1 1/2 hours, we were able to help assemble over 2,000 food bags that will be distributed to needy children in the Valley. A little heat and humidity didn’t slow our little volunteers down one bit! […]
Families Giving Back was so excited to partner with Free Arts of AZ for the very first time. Our volunteers were able to help make a banner and flowers for the dancers upcoming performance, make a bird house centerpiece for their upcoming fundraiser, and also help sort, sharpen, and check all pencils and markers. Our […]
Families Giving Back was so excited to once again volunteer with the residents at Phoenix Mountain Nursing Center. Together we made our “Hearts of Love” banner which included beautiful artwork, handprints, and inspirational words from the children, parents, and residents. This banner will be hanging in their main dining room so they’ll always remember the […]
We would like to thank all of our volunteer families who came out to help pack 1,000 backpacks full of school supplies benefitting Southwest Human Development and their Head Start program. As always our little volunteers worked hard to make sure we hit our goal in record time!
Families Giving Back had such a great time making Fourth of July centerpieces for the 5 dining halls St. Vincent de Paul supports throughout Phoenix. It was so great to see the creativeness of our little (and BIG) volunteers. We were also joined by the 2015 Super Bowl Host Committee which made it extra fun! […]
Families Giving Back volunteer families were invited to St. Mary’s Food bank to drop off all of their collected food. Our families were then invited to learn more about St. Mary’s Food Bank first hand. We topped off the event with an in depth tour of the warehouse area. The children asked some great questions […]
On Sat, May 3rd, some of Families Giving Back’s founding and veteran volunteer families were invited to pack produce and snack food boxes at St. Mary’s Food Bank. This was a significant event for both organizations, as it was the first time in St. Mary’s Food Bank’s long history (the world’s first food bank) that […]