Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Adopt A Family Program

Melissa: Garden Grove
Jay 16 y/o boy
Alex: 15 y/o boy
Willie: 8 y/o boy size 10/12
Troy 7 y/o boy size 10/12
Kizzie: Anaheim
11 y/o girl: brats, icarly, and coloring
10 y/o girl: Tinkerbell and fairies
4 y/o boy: loves thomas the train or movies

Munguia Family - Huntington Beach
Hailey: 11 y/o girl: loves to sing/dance, take pictures. clothes size 12
Ashley: 9 y/o girl: baby alive clothes/food/diapers. Playfood. clothes size 12
Kendra: 13 y/o girl: books, music. size 7 juniors
Iseah: 6 y/o boy - likes transformers, spiderman, Mario bros, ds games, hot wheesl
Elijah: 2 y/o boy - likes ride on toys, spiderman, batman, toy story

Venessa - Huntington Beach
Jaden: 7 y/o boy - size 6/7 shirts or small in boys, pants 5-6 - likes legos, star wars, knight
Kyland: 16 y/o boy - size medium/large mens shirts and pants 32x30: likes dickies pants, mens socks

Marisol - Huntington Beach
Jarid: 4 y/o boy
Hector: 6 y/o boy
Herman 8 y/o boy
Victor: 14 y/o boy
Gersin: 17 y/o boy

Lisa: Westminster
Lukas 12 y/o boy: likes books: Garfield, inkdeath, inkheart, beatles music, gorillaz (CD), monty python's flying circus (DVD). Legos: starwars, atlantis, indiana jones and toy story
clothes: size 13 regular youth

Gio: 18 month boy - size 2T
new baby girl due in a couple weeks

Yadira: Santa Ana
Andrew: 13 y/o boy (shoe size 7.5, pants 32)
Steven: 9 y/o boy (shoe size 3.5, pants 14-16)
Damian: 5 y/o boy (shoe size 11, pants size 5T)

Mariza: Santa Ana
18 month boy: size 2T

Alderman Family - Dana Point
16 y/o girl: clothes adult jeans size 9/10, shoe size 5
13 y/o boy: size 16 paints, shirts/jackets size 16-18, mens shoes size 10

Ruth: Mission Viejo
Angelique: 18 y/o female with 6 month baby girl
Theresa: 16 y/o girl
Leeza: 14 y/o girl
Michael: 11 y/o boy
Tiffany: 9 y/o girl
Elijah: 8 y/o boy
Daniel: 6 y/o boy
Isabella: 3 y/o girl
Paul: 2 y/o boy

Brad & Wendy: Santa Ana
Emma: 5 y/o girl (5T)
Meagan: 6 y/o girl (6T)
Mya: 10 y/o girl: tops girls large, pants size 12-14
Ryan: 11 y/o boy: boys L or XL, pants size 14
Glen: 17 y/o boy: mens med, pants 29/30
also need school uniforms

Rayanne: Anaheim
Eric: 6 y/o boy
Ely: 10 y/o boy
Newborn baby boy

Chloe: La Habra
diapers size 3 or 4, baby wipes, pushcart for learning, 18 month clothes

Vicki: Fullerton
Elizabeth 14 y/o girl
Garett: 12 y/o boy
Nicole: 6 y/o girl

Linda: Los angeles
Anthony: 10 y/o boy: legos, starwars, clothes, books
Christian: 15 y/o boy: Legos, clothes
Monique: 16 y/o girl: clothes, books, music

Irma: Montclair
Diapers size 4, baby wipes, size 2T clothes and up, shoes size 4, toys, food, cleaning supplies, toaster oven

Bryant Family: Canyon Country
Robert 17 y/o boy: size 32x34 pants, large shirts
Matthew: 14 y/o boy: size 32x34 paints, large shirts
Abby 12 y/o girl: size 12/14 paints and 14 shirts
Emylie: 12 y/o girl: size 12 pants and 12 shirts
Jacob: 9 y/o boy: size 12
Camryn: 1 y/o girl: size 18 mon pants and 2T shirts
used xbox, unicycle, wood box with lock, skinny jeans, pogo stick, Sorry Spin game, Rubix slide or a Fushigi
Diane & Bob - Huntington Beach
Jaylynn: 3 y/o girl
Size 5-6 clothing, size 12-13 shoes. She needs clothes, warm PJ's, and she would love a pretend kitchen. Also any type of pantry food is appreciated
Jay: 16 y/o boy
Alex: 15 y/o boy
Willie: 8 y/o boy - size med 10/12
Troy: 7 y/o boy size med 10/12

Monday, November 22, 2010

Adopt a Family this Holiday!

Adopt a Family for the Holidays!

Teach your children the gift of giving this year! The site allows you to make giving a more personal experience.
Click: I want to help a family
send them an email
Ask if you could help them with an small item that would put a smile on their childs face:)
You can make direct contact or email me if you would like help.
Let me know what family you are considering helping so we can spread the help among many families.
Because helpneighbors has teamed up with HPSWAP & Catalyst - we can provide a tax-deductible receipt!
Questions??? email me at
Let's help one family at a time!

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Items needed for Aug. 15th BACK TO SCHOOL

Helpneighbors Event: August 15th - 11:00-1PM
Where: Westminster, CA
Purpose: Donation Drive & SWAP Event

I have asked the families registered on to provide a list of items they need. If you have any of these items that are in good condition (or have friends) - please let me know!

If you can't attend the Event - We can arrange a drop off time or I can connect you directly with the family. You can contact me at

This List will be updated as additional info is provided - please check back:)

We are in need of ANY school supplies as long as they are still in good condition.

ADDED: 8/5:

Girls: 3T
Boys: 6 -12 months
Diapers: size 5 & size 2/3
Toys for both

most in need of:
Girls: size 8, shoe size 13-1, school supplies
Girl: 1 y/o: clothes, diapers size 4 and pull ups, shoe size 2-3
Also need:
Girls: size 4
boy size: 3
boy size: 2

BOYS SIZE 12 jeans/pants
Boys 12 shirts

Boys size 8 - all clothes
Boys size 6 - all clothes
Boys size 4 - all
Mens Medium clothes
Mens Large clothes

Boys size 3T
shoe size boys 6.5-7
Size 5 diapers

Boys clothes 6-7
boy shoes 13
1st grade school supplies

5-6 diapers (boys)
diaper wipes
Juniors jeans size 5/6 long
women size shoes 4.5-5
Womens size shoes 10
girls size 12
Boys 2-3T clothes
boys shoe size 6
boys size 8
boys shoes 2.5
Soccer cleats: girls 4.5-5
boys 2.5-3
* would really appreciate any help with school supplies

Girls size 8
boys size 12

size 16 girls
size 8 boys
XL mens shirts
40 waist paints

1 year old boy
outside swing
small swimming pool

Girls size 4-5 (6 if they run small)
girls shoes: 11-12
size 5 panties
Boxed and Canned food

Girls size 6-8
Girls shoes: 11.5
Girls shoes: 13
small computer desk
Anything for school or learning items
Adult womens: size 18-20
Mens dress shirts XL
Mensdress pants size 40

Added: 8/3

Girls - size 2T
Boys: size 10

Boys: 5/6 pants, 6/7 shirts
Mens jeant/pants 30/30, Large Mens shirts

REMEMBER: We will also be having a SWAP event hosted by www.HPSwap.COM
Bring an item and take an item "SWAP" - for full details on the swap, please contact

Sunday, July 11, 2010

SWAP & Donation Drive - August 15th

Join us for a SWAP & Donation Drive

When: August 15Th, 11:00 AM
Where: Westminster

Time to help our neighbors before the new school year. The donation drive will focus on helping families get ready to go back to school. Help provide clothes, back packs, school supplies, etc. Ask your family and friends for items they no longer need.

Families registered on will provide a list of needed items for their family. They will be invited to the event to pick up the donated items. The items needed will be posted on this blog by August 1st.

We will also be having a SWAP event hosted by
Bring items you no longer need and pick something else. Swap clothes, accessories, household items and decor, books, games, CD's, DVD's, small electronics.... Anything clean and in good condition. Left over items will be donated to families in need.

The Event is free - invite your friends and family!
For more information please email me at

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Monday, May 17, 2010

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Friday, April 23, 2010

Donate, SWAP, and Shop - HELPNEIGHBORS

Donate, SWAP, and Shop - HELPNEIGHBORS (Westminster) -
When: May 1st - 12:00 Noon

(see previous post for more details)

Items we are looking for: (will update as families provide list)

MARIA: A friend from my work who could really use help.
Boy: Wears size 40 waist paints, and XXL mens shirts
Girl: Wears size 16 in girls
Boys or girls toys

Boys: 2T (looking for shorts, summer pj's)
Diapers - size 5

Girls: 2T
Boys: 7/8
Clothes or Toys

Girls clothes size 10
Girls clothes size 12
Girls shoes: 4-4.5
Girls shoes: 5
Womens shoes: 9.5-10

Boys clothes: size 7/8
Boys clothes: 2T
Boys shoes: 5/6

Little Tike stuff (slide or playhouse)

Infant clothes: size 9 months

Boys: size 8/9
Boys shoes: 13.5
Womens clothes: 9/10
Womens shoes: 7-7.5

Boys clothes: 6-8
Transformer Toys

Summer clothes for the girls
Girls Size 6
Girls Size 7
Womens Size 22

Diapers: boys size 3
Any baby products: soap, shampoo, etc.
Portable Breast Pump

Girls: Junior Size 5
Boys: Large or X-Large

ANY new items we can give as Mother's Day Presents
ANY packaged food items (check expiration date please)
ANY TOYS in good condition or BOOKS

Monday, April 12, 2010

Donate, SWAP, and Shop - HELPNEIGHBORS (Huntington Beach, CA) -

Donate, SWAP, and Shop - HELPNEIGHBORS (Huntington Beach, CA) - "Help Neighbors Swap & Shop + Donation Drive
Saturday, May 1, 2010 @ 12:00 noon.
Location: Westminster, CA

Help Neighbors Meeting & Backyard Boutique
Including House Party Swap & Shop
- Clothes Swap / Community Exchange
We all have items sitting around our house we longer use that would mean the world to someone else. Bring clothes, toys, books – anything in good condition. You can also check out the website and chose a family that could use your help!
I will invite the families that are registered on to come pick up items that will benefit their family.

We will also holding a SWAP event presented by
Clothing swap & Community exchange event.
Bring an item & take an item - Find something new (to you) for free! Great way to recycle and save money.
More info check out the site or call 714) 380-6246

SHOP for a Cause! We will have vendors that are going to donate a percentage of sales to help families in need.
Gold Party (Bring unwanted Gold Jewelry – even if its broken get cash on the spot!)
Cookie Lee Jewelry & Scentsy Candles
More Vendors to be announced

Door Prizes and Raffles! Everyone who attends gets a raffle ticket!

Questions? Email: or"

Because Helpneighbors is a free website - Please help us spread the word by joining the cause on Facebook -