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Stockings for the Troops
November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Make stockings and fill them with love, hope and supplies for our active military
Together, let’s show love and support for our active service members and their families this holiday season. First, we’ll learn about both empathy and perseverance, and how important these traits are in the military and in our own daily lives – get ready for a mini boot camp! Then, we’ll work hard to make and fill holiday stockings (with kid-friendly sewing) for the troops to show how much we appreciate them and all they do for our country.
Character Traits: Perseverance, Empathy
Social Cause: Supporting Our Troops & Veterans
Nonprofit Partner: Operation Support Our Troops
Start the conversation early! Explore the nonprofit’s website ahead of time and, if you’d like, bring items to donate. Operation Support Our Troops is always in need of hot sauce packets, individual beef jerky, and cookies (individual snack-size bags).
Sign up below – space is limited! You must register to reserve your spot(s). If you are unable to afford the $12/child registration fee, please select the fee waiver option at the end of this form.
SEE YOUR IMPACT
Depending on the nonprofit and their preferences, we photograph and/or record our donation items and/or the drop-off. After we make the delivery, we will send you a recap to experience this last step of giving back with your family.
Please note: Events require registration of three or more families. In the case that we do not have enough participation, the event will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund. Additionally, Inside Out Club DuPage reserves the right to cancel the event due to reasons beyond our control. In that case, you will be contacted in regards to your registration and next steps.
We look forward to living inside out with you!
Thank you to the Naperville Special Events & Cultural Amenities (SECA) Fund for supporting our Inside Out Club Stand-Alone Events