TTM would like to take this opportunity to give recognition to Pack 4321 for serving the homeless population in Orange County California. After holding a donations drive, Pack 4321 put together 100 hygiene kits for the poor and needy.
At the nomination of Mayor Christina Shea, I am pleased to share that the Irvine City Council approved a $900 community partnership grant to Tender Touch Ministries in support of program costs.
From the City of Irvine:
“Thank you for the important work and services your organization provides to the Irvine community. The City Council looks forward to receiving your project completion report on the great work accomplished.”
On Monday, June 3, 2019, TTM donated clothing and other much needed items to WISEPlace.
WISEPlace a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is a community of housing and hope for women in crisis. Formerly the South Orange County YWCA, WISEPlace has a 90-year history of caring for the community. By meeting basic needs such as housing, clothing, physical and emotional nourishment, as well as vocational and life skills training, the WISEPlace Hotel for Women is one of the few places unaccompanied homeless women can go to begin again.
On Friday, April 5, 2019, TTM donated clothing to Grandma’s House Of Hope located in Santa Ana CA.
GHH’s mission is to Empower the Invisible Populations of Orange County by targeting those who truly slip between the cracks of other programs, with a specific focus on serving those who are ineligible for, or who have significant difficulty accessing, other organizations’ services.
Tender Touch Ministries has received the 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar. GuideStar provides timely and accurate information about charity organizations. Websites that share GuideStar’s data include:
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During the month of March TTM held a donations drive for Colette’s Children’s Home located in Huntington Beach CA. They received new coats, adult and children clothing, diapers, baby toiletries, gift cards and other much needed items.
Colette’s Children’s Home exists to heal homelessness for women and children who are homeless with nowhere to turn.
On Saturday, February 16, 2019, TTM donated blankets, backpacks, drinking containers, sleeping bags and clothing to the homeless. TTM also donated items to Lighthouse C.M. Church of The Nazarene in Costa Mesa CA. We had a great time!