August 2018
Welcome to our monthly e-newsletter
The Friends Program is in the back-to-school spirit and we are showcasing our ABC s and 123 s this month for all of our programs.
A partments
B athrooms
C ongratulations
Emergency Housing Program
Some of our families are apartment hunting. Our flooded bathroom is rebuilt. Catch up on the latest happenings at our shelter for homeless families.

A cademics
B ooks
C at in the Hat
Foster Grandparent Program
It's time to head back-to-school for students, educators, support staff and our Grammys and Grampys . Many of our volunteers served throughout the summer break in libraries, childcare centers and summer programs.

A pples
B ackpacks & B one B uilders
C aregivers
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program
RSVP is gleaning thousands of pounds in fresh fruit and veggies for local food pantries, soup kitchens, and schools. The Backpack Program providing nourishment for food insecure children is expanding.

A rt
B ackpacks &  B ikes
C ulture
Youth Mentoring Program
Mentors and mentees created masterpieces of mosaic and tapestry that now hang on the walls at our office. Mentees are heading back to school with backpacks full of school supplies too.

# 1 Monday, September 10th:
benefiting the Friends Youth Mentoring Program
at Concord Country Club

# 2 Friday, October 12th:
at Goodlife Program & Activities

#3 Saturday, November 3rd:
at Grappone Conference Center


# 1 Thursday, September 13th
# 2 Tuesday, October 2nd
#3 Wednesday, November 7th
We are deeply grateful for our village of friends!