Mother’s Day

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  • Sunday, May 14, 2017
  • Shoebox Ministry
Alongside MD 10 nwsltr

Mother’s Day Purses

Help make Mother’s Day special for moms in local domestic violence and family shelters.  Purses are stuff with goodies like, cosmetics, scented lotions and bath gels, manicure and pedicure items, jewelry, and hair accessories.

Donate your new & like new purses.  Please double check your purse before donating it and remove your personal items.  The goal is to distribute 3,000 gift-filled purses to Valley family and domestic violence shelters.  Please drop off your donations at least one week before Mother’s Day to give us enough time to get them distributed to agencies like Chrysalis, Maggie’s Place, Casa de Amigas, Native American Connections, and Sojourner Center.

Specific list of items that can be put into purses

For the FACE: all cosmetics – eye shadow, blush, mascara, bronzer, eye liner, lip liner, lipstick, lip gloss, foundation, blush brushes, foundation sponges, eye shadow applicators, facial cleansers & lotions, toner, makeup remover, tweezers, eyelash curler.

For the BODY: bath/shower gel, perfumed bath soaps, bath mitts/scrubbies, lotion, powder, perfume/body spray.

For the HAIR: hair clips/barrettes, headbands, ponytail holders, hair gel/spray.

For the HANDS & FEET: nail polish, polish remover, manicure/pedicure sets, nail files/clippers, pumice stones, foot scrubs, hand/foot lotions.

Other GIFT ITEMS: earrings, necklaces, bracelets, rings, watches, pins, sunglasses, wallets, cosmetic pouches, purse-size mirrors, stationary, pens, hard candy/gum/mints, any gift you think would make a mom feel special.


Mother’s Day 2017