Upcoming Events

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Saturday, October 8, 2022

Project Hope Annual Fundraiser

Celebrate our 10th year raising funds for destitute children in the Philippines so they can get an education and escape the crippling cycle of poverty.

Great Food | Great Company | Great Fun

ENTERTAINMENT, SILENT AUCTION, & OPPORTUNITY DRAWINGS

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Anna Harrison, Your Light International  |  EMCEE: Jon Green

What:
Join us for our Project Hope Annual Fundraiser. The reception will feature music, hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, and a silent auction. Traditional Filipino dinner and entertainment to follow.

Proceeds will help families living in poverty in the Philippines so they can send their children to school to get the education they need to escape poverty.

When:
Saturday, October 8, 2022
5:30-6:30pm
Reception and Auction Basket Review
6:30-8:00pm
Dinner and Entertainment

Where:
Founders Room
Zions Bank, 18th Floor
1 Main Street
City Creek Center
Salt Lake City, Utah

TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE, CLICK HERE.

TO SPONSOR THE EVENT, CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

I WON’T BE ABLE TO ATTEND, BUT WOULD STILL LIKE TO DONATE.

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Fall, 2022

Balikbayan Box Collection Drive & Open House

Twice a year we hold a drive for school supplies and other necessities to send via inexpensive, slow boat “balikbayan” boxes to our scholars. Please join us in packing our boxes and celebrating our many volunteers and friends at our Fall Balikbayan Collection Drive

When:
TBD

Where:
TBD

Bring items to donate, have a little food and drink, and mingle with your fellow volunteers.

You can donate general items from the wish list below. If you currently sponsor a student, now is your opportunity to safely send a personal gift or letter directly to your sponsored child. For personal gifts, please label your item with the child’s name to ensure it reaches them.

Other options for donating to the Balikbayan Box Drive

You can make an online donation, and we will forward the funds to our in-country staff so they can shop for supplies for our families,
—OR—
You can shop from a list we created of suggested items that you can purchase on Amazon.com and ship to our office in Salt Lake City. If you choose this option, please be aware that shipment has to arrive at our office during the Balikbayan Box Drive.

Please note: Our office is located in a commercial building that is open during office hours only. We cannot take delivery on weekends or after hours.

Food Supplies*
Canned goods
Packaged (boxed) goods

School Supplies
Arts and crafts materials
Scissors
USB/Flash drive
Ball pens
Pencil case/pouch
Correction fluid
Calculators
Markers/highlighters
Backpacks
Pocket portfolios
Binders
Staplers/staples

Personal Care*
Raincoats/Umbrellas
Masks
Nail cutter
Hand sanitizers
Socks
Battery-operated fan (mini)

Miscellaneous
Batteries (AA and AAA)
Board games (not video or electronic games)

*Perishable foods and liquid items (such as shampoo, etc.) should not be sent in these shipping boxes.

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