Giving Tuesday

Saint Helen Philoptochos fundraisers benefit San Diego’s Alpha Project

Saint Helen Philoptochos fundraisers benefit San Diego’s Alpha Project

Members of Saint Helen Philoptochos purchased products and packaged 65 housekeeping baskets and 70 hygiene packs at their “People Helping People Fun and Philanthropy” event on Feb. 17 for Alpha Project. More than 60 volunteers of all ages helped fill laundry baskets with items such as cleaner, soap, dish cloths and towels, hangers, and sponges for homeless people transitioning to temporary housing. Hygiene packs contained shampoo, deodorant, hand sanitizers, soap, socks, tissues, granola bars, toothbrushes and toothpaste for the homeless. Todd Vance of the Alpha Project stated, “I would like to thank your charitable organization on behalf of Alpha Project and the many individuals that...

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