Hands Extended



Alberta Newspaper Group



Our Mission Statement What we do: Our mission is to help those who are less fortunate than ourselves through education so they, in turn, can lift up others. Areas We Serve Right Turn for Vets: We supply special needs on request and items for their garage sales so they can raise funds. Right Turn helps displaced veterans. SDA Community Center: We supply hygiene products and staple food items with change donated each week. Also tents, tarps, sleeping bags, specific clothing and household items. The community center helps homeless and underprivileged families. Random Acts of Kindness (RAK): We supply special needs on request and clothing for their garage sales. As needed, we also supply some minor household items for their sales. RAK helps local families with special needs. Tier Drop: We supply clothing and household items for their garage sales. Tier Drop helps families in need of food and other items. King’s Kids: Before and after school King’s Kids program. We donate 5% of gross sales each month to help with supplies and other needs to operate the program. Yuma’s Safe House: We supply clothing and toys for the children in this program. Immanuel Southern Baptist Church: We supply food items for their daily food pantry. Echo Ministries: We give usable mattresses, toilets, sinks and other items for needy families. H.E.L.P. Extended: We donate mobility equipment – wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, risers and stools, etc. We also give scholarships for local university students in need. Volunteers Hands Extended Thrift Store is run TOTALLY by volunteers “no one is paid.” We always need help. If you would like to join our team call 928-342-1210 or email hands_extended@msn.com Fundraising Event Backpacks, umbrellas, tents, sleeping bags and tarps for Homeless Vets How You Can Help By giving donations in clean, useable condition. Additional donations of: • Mobility equipment – wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, risers, stools • Tents • Sleeping bags • Tarps • Travel-size hygiene supplies • Children’s new and useable toys • Ramen Noodle soup – beef or chicken • Evaporated milk – cans • Tuna – cans • Peanut butter • Sugar • Coffee – instant packets • Hand soap • Laundry detergent – powder • Dish soap – liquid • Shampoo • Men’s and women’s deodorant • Men’s and women’s razors • Toothpaste • Toothbrushes • Men’s and women’s small combs and brushes • Individual packets of Kleenex • Toilet tissue