Give and Take at a Charity Holiday Swap Saturday | Buzz Blog
DONATE

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Give and Take at a Charity Holiday Swap Saturday

Posted By on November 15, 2012, 4:13 PM

  • Pin It
    Favorite

This holiday season, think reduce, reuse and recycle at this charity event ,where you drop off gift items you don’t need and pick up ones you do.---

The International Rescue Committee works to help refugees settled into Salt Lake City truly get settled with job and school assistance, among other services. This holiday season, the IRC is holding its annual swap to help bring gifts and supplies to new refugee families, as well as offer the chance for anyone else to give and to get in return. All you need to do is drop something off you don’t need ,like books, music kitchen items, jewelry, school supplies clothing, etc.

But don’t drop off furniture, since the event has no place to store it.

Then ,you just pick up anything you see that you might need ,and whatever’s not taken at the end of the day is donated to the IRC to go to needy refugee families.

Check it out, at the First Unitarian Church, 569 S. 1300 East, Saturday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

More by Eric S. Peterson

  • Every Last Drop

    While facing a historic drought, Utah officials don't have a handle on how much water slips through their fingers.
    • Jul 28, 2021
  • Cracking Down

    A new homeless policing strategy focuses on minor offenses
    • Aug 5, 2015
  • Power Struggle

    In the solar-panel debate, Rocky Mountain Power turns a blind eye to the environmental benefits of sunshine
    • Aug 5, 2015
  • More »

Latest in Buzz Blog

© 2022 Salt Lake City Weekly

Website powered by Foundation