Good Neighbors Group is a volunteer network that aims to connect people and communities to those with specific needs, reduce waste and demonstrate that everyone can do something; one person can make a difference.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. Margaret Mead
Current projects and needs:
Wow! Good Neighbors now has a t-shirt! It sports the sun/people logo and the catch phrase, "Think outside the dumpster." If you'd like to see it or place an order for one, let me know.
**Do you have a question about environmental issues in the area, about sound eco-choices or about what is going on in the local area with regard to the environment? Check out Annapolis Green, one of the many active partners in our network. Consider attending one of their festive Green Drinks events, always located at an establishment making an effort toward going green.
Light weight blankets and warm layers for Honduran children and elderly folks. Cold months are coming with temperatures as low as 40 degrees. These will be collected through November.
A gas dryer for a gentleman in Annapolis (pick up available)
End tables and nice lamps for a new, small church in Annapolis.
The Way Home Group Home, an adolescent group home and treatment center in Baltimore:
Underclothes: new underwear, new or gently used socks and bras
New and Used DVD's (rated G, PG, PG-13)
Books for teens (new or used)
Pocket phone books, journals, scrap books, calendars
Board games, arts and crafts (beads, gimp, etc.), canvases for painting
Games for the X-box/Wii (new or used)
Project School Supplies
plastic plates, bowls and cups, small sizes of sandals and flip flops (new and nearly new), backpacks and string backpacks, granola bars, protein powders , first aid items, school supplies
If you have something to offer, and you don't see it listed here, just ask. GNG can find a home for ANYTHING!
WHERE CAN YOU CONSIGN FOR GOOD NEIGHBORS GROUP? We have accounts at the following locations: Curve Appeal, Cha Ching Consignments, Honeysuckle Quality Consignments, Replay, Red Balloon, Return To Oz, and One Petticoat Lane. Check out the Links page for addresses and phone numbers.
To be added to our distribution list for updates, make a contribution so we can continue our good works or to contact us for any reason, please send a message to: email@example.com.