A grand total of 705 purses (tote bags, duffle bags, and other gift bags) were collected and distributed to 17 organizations for JaMai and The Teen Toolbox’s 6th Annual Pack A Purse Drive.
The Children’s Home in Catonsville
Anne Arundel County Partnership for Youth and Families
DC Family and Youth Initiative
Howard County Department of Social Services Independent Living Program
Prince George’s County Department of Social Services Independent Living Program
Coalition of Adoption Programs
Hearts & Homes For Youth
Echelon Community Services
A Step Closer Foundation (She Matters)
Ionia Whipper House, Inc.
Sasha Bruce Youthwork, Inc.
Covenant House Washington
Maryland Foster Youth Resource Center
Child and Family Services Administration
We are grateful to all who collaborated, supported, promoted, donated, sorted, packed, and delivered purses.
THANK YOU Collaborators:
Linda Crosby and The Maids of Maryland, Ginny Robertson and On Purpose Networking for Women, Jannie McNeil-Hayes and Coalition of Adoption Programs, Joyce Duckett and 100 Black Women of Washington, DC, Christine Thomas and Coldwell Banker Roland Park Office and Watkins Hornet Youth Association, Sabrina McClean, and Prince George’s Community College.
Associate Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament
Mary Ann Laing
Carolyn and Arthur Harris
Kara and Kim Kutchins
Barbara J. Smith
Michelle Washington and SOLAD Ministries
Nicki and JaMai Sanders