CRC Monthly News
Issue 8/22/17

Spotlight on: 
Integrative Services
"CRC is like a GPS navigation system ..." Find out how our Integrative Services program helps participants navigate to self-sufficiency in this month's behind-the-scenes article from guest contributor, Lisa Shaffer.
Sharp Dressed Man
In the latest issue of Re-style, Lyndell Werling shares her men's styling tips with some examples from our Resale Stores. From casual to formal style, check out Lyndell's ideas for saving money, supporting CRC and looking sharp in the process!
Vote for CRC!
30 seconds could help CRC win up to $5,000! Vote today to support CRC's work to end hunger, homelessness and domestic violence. Click here to vote for CRC and 3 other great organizations!
Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA Provides Summer Camp Scholarships
“There is always that one summer that changes you,” said Ella, a 10-year-old living in our domestic violence shelter. This summer, Ella and other youth living at the shelter were able to attend summer camp thanks to generosity of the Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA. Thank you, Ecke YMCA!
Back to School 50% Off Everything Resale Stores Sale: September 8 & 9
Join us Friday and Saturday, September 8 and 9, for 50% off everything in our 3 Resale Stores! Anxious to shop now? Check-in on Yelp at any of our stores for 20% off your entire purchase.

Nurturing the Hungry: A First-Hand Look at our Food & Nutrition Center
"Community Resource Center nurtures that part of normality that hunger threatens." Read this insightful article from Michael Williams, a CRC participant who expresses why he appreciates the "dignified" shopping experience found in our Food & Nutrition Center.

Thank you to our recent donors and partners:
Donors who have given over $25,000:

Marriott Daughters: support for Domestic Violence Prevention & Intervention Programs

The Parker Foundation: support for CRC programs

Price Philanthropies Foundation: support for Integrative Services

Donors who have given over $1,000:
Samuel I. & John Henry Fox Foundation
Show Your Support - Become a Holiday Baskets Sponsor!
You can help 6,000 low-income individuals in crisis this holiday season, including seniors, domestic violence survivors and 2,500 children. Holiday Baskets provides participants with a dignified shopping experience that includes a holiday meal, a week of groceries and a full shopping cart of essentials and holiday gifts. 

To sponsor: Click here to learn more or contact us at, (760) 230-6307.
Volunteer at our Resale Stores!
Join the CRC Resale Store Volunteer team! Volunteer jobs include receiving donations, sorting, stocking, colorizing and hanging clothing and some light store cleaning. Typical shifts are once a week for 2-3 hours.

Please contact our Volunteer Manager to get involved.
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