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Comfort and Community – Oak City Cares Compassion Proposal – Ambassador Sami Email SHBHU if you are interested in being on this team!

Hi! My name is Sami Tiernan and I am 14 years old. I am a part of the Small Hands Big Hearts United organization. The organization is a legit non-profit organization which contributes to many different issues in the world. We are a large group of people from the Raleigh (NC) area. Many people suffer from being homeless. Did you know over 9,000 people suffer from homelessness JUST in North Carolina. Over 553,743 are homeless right now in America and are in need of necessities like blankets and food. I serve at Oak City Cares which gives food, access to [...]

Updates from Ambassador President Safiya!

Dear SHBHU Families,   It's Ambassador President Safiya here!Thank you for your quick response in compassion to my last email. Just another update here on some progress and some details on some NEW volunteer opportunities!First off!WOW!  SLEEPING MATS!Look at what Ambassador Director is making for the homeless in our community! Sleeping mats!  "I wanted to make the mats because it reuses plastic bags and provides comfort to those who do not have the best sleeping conditons."   Wow! What a compassionate idea Ambassador Tonya! Serving Smiles...but this time with an EXTRA GIFT for those at Oak City Cares from Pinnacle Branding! The generous company, Pinnacle Branding donated 10+ boxes of brand new t-shirts, collard shirts, hoodies and many other [...]

Charms for India~ led by Green Hope SHBHU Club!

Important message from the Green Hope Highschool SHBHU Club about their present Compassion Mission called Charms for India. These kind Green Hope Ambassadors are focusing on helping those in need after the devasting Hurricane Cyclone Amphan on top of the COVID-19 relief. They have had great success so far in their partnership with the Smile Foundation. This foundation is an NGO in India directly benefiting over 1,500,000 children and their families every year, through welfare projects on education, healthcare, livelihood and women empowerment, in over 2000 remote villages and slums across 25 states of India.! Money raised will be given [...]

WE NEED YOUR HELP MAY 16th!! IMPORTANT UPDATE on Skylar’s Stirders CFF Great Strides WALK!

        IMPORTANT UPDATE about the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Great Strides Skylar's Striders Team for ALL SHBHU families! Please read this very important urgent and heartfelt message from one of our SHBHU mothers. Please join Skiylar's team, consider donating $1 ON MAY 16th (or more if you can) and asks others to do the same. Message below if you also want a UNIQUE 2020 Skylar Striders T-shirt ($15 donation) This year's t-shirt will indeed be a awesome one to have since this one of a kind SHBHU Founder and Ambassador President Alumni turns 19 this year! We will [...]

Green Hope SHBHU Club fundriaser for medical supplies!

$100 raised so far! Another Compassion Missions being led by the Green Hope High School SHBHU club! UNC Rex hospital has spoken to these Ambassador leaders and they have given them instructions on what specifc medical supplies are needed most. They also have a contact to obtain these supplies at a discounted price and have raised $100 so far. Please help support this partnership in compassion by donating any amount. See their flyers below!

Ways to Help Others During This Time

Hello SHBHU Community,  The compassionate SHBHU Bartley family has been very proactive in finding the following links to organizations that are helping those who are being terribly affected by Covid-19.  Below are the links to organizations they have found. Please feel free to share with any other organizations you work closely with and help out in any way you can.  Many of our SHBHU Nonprofit Partners that Ambassadors and Small Handers have we been collabortaing with to  create new 2020 Compassion Missions (ie. Integrated Child Services India Pictorial Dictionaires, Read and Feed Serving Smiles, STEAM Panther Creek compassion mission and [...]

Note in the Pocket, SPCA, Read and Feed SHBHU Drop off Locations

Thank you to all those who have already dropped donations off for the Note in the Pocket, Read and Feed, the SPCA and Oak City Cares collection drives. All year round we will be collecting clothing, books, socks and SPCA wish list items donations. At any time, feel free to continue dropping off items at the following SHBHU drop off locations BELOW! Email to let us know you will be doing so in order the Volunteer Families to keep a look out for them. Thank you in advance! 214 Castle Hayne Drive Cary 1000 Oatney Ridge Ln, Morrisville, NC [...]

First 2020 Compassion Meeting is HERE! Tuesday February 12th! #AllAreAlwaysWelcome

SHBHU FIRST 2020 Quarterly Compassion Meeting  February 12, 2020 Time: 5:30-7:30pm Location: Apex Community Center Please bring a snack item or pair of socks for our friends at Oak City Cares or a wish list item for the SPCA to be entered into a raffle for a Chipotle Gift Card!! Welcome and SHBHU Mission - Ambassador Passing The Torch Leadership Team SHBHU Pledge Compassion Meeting Activity Presentation​  - Packing Oak City Cares Snack bags Upcoming 2020 Compassion Missions - Lead Ambassador and Small Handers Flip Out for Skylar Get Together.  Oak City Cares Serving Smiles /Stacking Shelves at the CPO [...]

Footprints for Compassion committee is leading a CHIPOTLE Fundraiser for the SPCA and SPRING PAWS for Compassion Dog and Car wash! 

Small Hands Big Hearts United Footprints for Compassion committee is leading a CHIPOTLE Fundraiser for the SPCA! Also learn about the SPRING PAWS for Compassion Dog and Car wash! Please stop by ANY TIME between 5:00-9:00pm on February 25th. Bring a wish list item for the SPCA below and also be entered into the raffle for a Chipotle gift card! DON"T FORGET TO TELL THE CASHIER YOU ARE THERE FOR SMALL HANDS BIG HEARTS FUNDRAISER! Needed items: -Puppy Food – canned and dry For the continued good health of our shelter animals, we need high-quality brands such as IAMS, Purina [...]

Wigs for Kids Compassion Meeting MOE’s Family NIGHT Fundraiser! OPEN HOUSE THIS THURSDAY!

WIGS FOR KIDS COMPASSION MISSION IF YOU CAN"T MAKE the meeting, no worries, just make a donation of any amount on the website at the COMPASSION STORE and be entered automatically!  https://www.shbhu.org/store/ Ambassador President Safiya Alvi is also looking to raise funds for an organization based out of her old home, Cleveland, Ohio, called “Wigs for Kids”. This organization looks to raise money and collects donated hair to create wigs for children who are facing diseases that cause hair loss, as wigs are surprisingly expensive. So far, she has partnered with Krispy Kreme Donuts and sold boxes of donuts to raise money for [...]