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Chapter Dinner Meeting

December 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join in celebrating another excellent year-end at our NAWIC Annual Holiday Party!  This year we will be doing a White Elephant gift exchange, and the theme is going to be “As Seen on TV” items.  A few places that carry these brands: HEB, Dollar General, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Walgreens, Amazon & Walmart.  Special prize to the person who gets the funniest gift and the “best festive attire”.

For all that you all do for NAWIC throughout the year, there will be no fee for members at this meeting.  If a potential member would like to attend the fee is $35, and they will be invoiced and payment must be received prior to the party.

We all have so many things to be thankful and merry about this holiday season and for that reason, we would like the support the following groups with a few wish list items. Please bring your unwrapped item to the party and we will drop everything off at the organizations. 

Mobile Loaves and Fishes:  Community First! The village is a 51-acre master planned community that provides affordable, permanent housing and a supportive community for the disabled, chronically homeless in Central Texas. They are requesting the following donations:

$25.00 gift cards from Visa, HEB, or Walmart
Blankets, pantry items, and heaters
Decorations: small trees, wreaths, and lights.
If you would like they also have this Amazon wish list set up and you can have the items shipped directly there. Wish list items:   https://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/3HMXQ1S8N0Z4Q/ref=cm_sw_su_w   

Or Give Now: https://give.mlf.org/give/138838/#!/donation/checkout

Operation Blue Santa Family Sponsorship: We have signed up to sponsor a family for this year. The family is

Maria, age 70
Nathaniel, age 10Clothing sizes 12-14 shirts, 12 pants, 5.5 shoes
Natalya, age 8 Clothing sizes 8 shirts, 7-8 pants, 2 shoes
We would like to provide this family with the following:

At least a $30 gift card to HEB, Randall’s, Wal-Mart, or Super Target to provide a holiday meal for the family.
Gifts for Natalya and Nathaniel – toys, games, books, and clothing.
You may also provide a gift for the entire family or the head of the household (Maria). 
Some sponsors choose to provide a tree, decorations, stockings filled with goodies, gifts and gift cards.
The Refuge for DMST™ (Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking) has a very specific mission: To provide trauma-informed, long-term restoration community with on-site services for girls, minors through age 19, who have been exploited through sex trafficking. We’re working to fulfill the Ranch House Parent and Staff Holiday Wish List. They are requesting the following: 

Scented candles
Consumables (chocolates, cookies, popcorn)
Lotions, sprays
Coffee, coffee mug
Spa or massage certificate
Certificate to a nail or hair salon

RSVP TO STEVIE MORRISON @ STEVIE.MORRISON@na.crh.com

Details

Date:
December 5
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Pappasito’s Cantina
6513 N Interstate 35
Austin, Texas 78752
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