Compassion Connection

Compassion Connection

Join 100+ of your newest friends serving in the community to make a difference! You don’t have to jump on a plane to change the world, your own backyard is the perfect place to start. Register solo, plan a team event with your coworkers, small group, kids, friends, neighbors, or family!

We’ll head out in groups to serve at various projects in the community before gathering together for lunch. See details below.

After you complete the registration form online, we’ll follow up with you the week prior via email about your specific project information. You should also receive a confirmation email upon your response to the form.

Date: Saturday October 7th 2017

Schedule

  • 8:30-10:00 am. Compassion Projects start (See project details below for specific times and locations.)
  • 11:30 am. Lunch! Join your new friends for lunch at the Cheza Nami Taste of Africa event! Enjoy good food, live music, and family friendly fun!

Kids Against Hunger

(Family Friendly – Children 7+ Accompanied By Adult)

Ten children die worldwide per minute from starvation and malnutrition related diseases, and you can make a difference! Spend 1.5 hours packing meals together with Kids Against Hunger packing meals to be shipped all over the world! Note: There is a suggested (but not mandatory) donation of $20 per team member that goes toward covering the cost of the hundreds of meals to be packed.

  • Project Time: 9:45-11;30am
  • Location: Pleasanton

REGISTER HERE

 

Fertile GroundWorks

(Family Friendly – Children 10+ Accompanied By Adult)

Need an excuse to get your hands dirty for a great cause? Recreate happy childhood memories by spending a morning working the earth to plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables at Fertile GroundWorks Garden in Livermore! Fertile GroundWorks gives 90% of their produce to Open Heart Kitchen, serving families in need in the Tri-Valley.

  • Project Time: 9:00-11;30am
  • Location: Livermore

 

REGISTER HERE

 

Senior Serving Party!

(Family Friendly – Children 2+ Accompanied By Adult)

Meet other other families, their kiddos, and seniors in our community! Join us at one of our partner Assisted Living & Memory Care Centers in Pleasanton for a morning of fun. Your kids will love the activities we have for them, whether it’s making cards for veterans, Christmas crafts for those in need, and more!

  • Project Time: 10-11;30am
  • Location: Pleasaton

REGISTER HERE

 

Pleasanton Unified School District: The Hanger

(Kids 12+ Accompanied By Adult)

Did you know we have a community closet where our neighbors and friends can go to receive free clothing when times are tough? They’re making sure that no kid goes without the necessities to thrive! Spend the morning getting the PUSD clothing closet, The Hanger, ready to go for summer and the upcoming school year! We will be sorting, organizing, and preparing clothing for distribution.

  • Project Time: 8:30-11;30am
  • Location: Pleasanton

REGISTER HERE

 

Open Heart Kitchen

(Kids 12+ Accompanied By Adult)

Open Heart Kitchen provides hot, nutritious meals daily free of charge to anyone in our community in need; over 345,000 meals each year, to be exact. Join us as we undertake various projects around one of their Livermore locations to help make sure that Open Heart can continue serving those meals in Pleasanton, Livermore, and Dublin free of charge.

  • Project Time: 8:30-11;30am
  • Location: Livermore

REGISTER HERE

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