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It's just a 

 "Drop in the Bucket"

 change for change

...but oh what a difference it will make"! 

Your business, school, or 
church has a wonderful, fun
   opportunity  to feed homeless children right here in Orange County!   Fill this jar with change and it will feed one child for a whole year!
All donations through our "Drop In The Bucket" fundraiser go directly to Nana's Kidz, providing food to children over the weekends   and summer months  when the free school lunch program is not avalible.
 Ready to make a difference? 
We supply the coin-counting jar - you grab your loose change and change a child's life with every "Drop in the Bucket" 
To pick up your personal life changing jar...
please call  (714) 636-3690
Northgate Market to the Rescue!
A huge "Thank You" to the Gonzales Family and employees of
Northgate  Market!
Recently,  GHH received 10 pallets of non-perishable food items, complements of Northgate Markets who originated in Anaheim, January of 1980.

"The food could not have come at a better time," says Lori Solomon , Special Events Coordinator.  "There is such a need to assist these motel  families.  We have over 600 children on our waiting list waiting for food..."

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Volunteers from  Focus OC and  The Gathering Church prepare food bags for the children in our Nana's Kidz program.

An extra special "Thank You" to Focus OC and the residents at Grandma's House of Hope  Transitional Shelter   for volunteering over 40 hours  to unload and organize this extra special food delivery! 

The  Anaheim Collaboration to Assist Motel Families Presents
 Saturday, August 7th, 2010  1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
 Are you or do you know a family with a student that needs help this coming school year?
  FREE school supplies & information! 
 Children must be present to receive i
Activities, Food & Drinks, Raffle, Case Management,
Human Services Referrals
 907 S. Beach Blvd, Anaheim
Parking Lot behind Denny's Restaurant
Grandma's House of Hope will be there to supply filled backpacks, nachos & popcorn, and facepainting!

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Grandma's House of Hope
Receives Grant from
The Wells Fargo Foundation

For the third year in a row, Wells Fargo Foundation has granted funding to The Nana's Kidz Project, a program of GHH. This years funding came just in time to help us keep our summer distribution up and running and is supporting our efforts to feed all 185 children in our program! Plans are underway to increase the number of kids we serve to 350 before the end of the year.
To make a donation, please click here.

wells fargo REVISED

 Wells Fargo Community Affairs Manager
 Jack Toan presents Je'net Kreitner with a check for $10,000.
In Orange County, Wells Fargo employs more than 4,400 team members; serve customers from 131 financial services locations of which 107 are banking stores and last year contributed more than $3.2 million to Orange County nonprofit organizations.


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A must attend luncheon in support of
 Grandma's House of Hope
A Journey Through Hope and Healing
Saturday, October 16th 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Anaheim White House Restaurant
The International Peace Choir 
 and a dramatic presentation meant to raise awareness about
 human trafficking and homelessness.
 Cost is $40 per person, and $50 after October 7th. 
RSVP is suggested by Oct. 1st. 
(714) 636-3690 
   Anaheim White House Restaurant 
 887 South Anaheim Blvd.
 Anaheim, California  92805

See you all on October 16th!

Featured Intern 
 Sylvia Adelmann
 "My goal is to provide personal and professional growth in the area of caring for the elderly who have experienced neglect"said Sylvia 
  Sylvia has worked with the Department of Social Services since 1992 as an eligibility specialist, and with the Huntington Beach Community Clinic and Anaheim Unified School District prior.  Her background and interests brought her heart right towards and focused  towards our "Grandma's Room" program.
 Being a non-stop liaison for Grandma's House of Hope she has organized our "Fabulously Funny Fashion Show & Lunch" fundraising event last year and numerous book sales besides working on other fundraising committees and attending many community awareness events!
 Interested in being an intern with GHH? Find out more information here.
  Join Us At Park Santiago's
                    1st Annual Summertime                  
 Concert In The Park & Food Drive
 Saturday, August 28th
   5:00 - 10:00 PM
  Hosted by: The DePersis Family
   Benefiting Grandma's House of Hope
Casey and her family, while helping GHH package Nana's Bagz, saw a huge need in our community and set out with a mission to make a difference.  Together with the City of Santa Ana, Mother's Markets and other sponcers, they have a great night of fun and giving to our community planned for all! 
 Suggested Items:
*Case of Ramen or Cup of Noodles  *  Healthy Dry Cereal
 * Peanut Butter & Jelly in Plastic Containers
Bring a picnic dinner!  Listen to the groovy classic rock sounds of  OC's Favorite Band "Hey! That's My Bike"
  Other activities include
 * 50/50 Raffle *  FacePainting  *  Hula Hooping
    * Nibbles & Beverages  from Mother's Market
 * Boy Scout Troop #28   *Girl Scout Troop #2123
The Road Less Traveled, Earthroots Field School, Hostess in Orange plus many other exciting vendors will be there here to play with you & your family!
To see a copy of the flier, please click here!  Thank you to Andrew J. O'Melia for his amazing work on the flier!
Meet Sadie & Klondike!

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Born May 23, 2010, these little girls are looking for a warm and loving home....maybe with you! 
Shih Tzus are small, cuddly, and adorable. They make wonderful companions and excellent lap dogs with their short muzzles, large, deep eyes, and double coat of fur. Who wouldn't want to own one of these pure-bred Shih Tzu puppies?
 Don't miss out on your chance to add the perfect little friend to your life, while doing it for a good cause as well!
All proceeds go directly to Grandma's House of Hope programs. Bidding starts at only $200. Highest bidder will take one of these pups home from our October 16th event "A Journey through Hope and Healing..or you can "buy now" with a bid of $750 or more! These puppies have all their shots, and are AKC/ACC lineage. Call our office today with your bid and don't forget that your purchase is tax deductible!
     (714) 636-3690
Thank you very much for your support to Grandma's House of Hope. It is through your kindness and generosity that GHH continues to fight hunger and homelessness in Orange County. Your contribution helps enhance the lives of women and children who are struggling to survive in your own communities.
God Bless,

Je'net Kreitner
Grandma's House of Hope

Grandma's House of Hope is a Non-Profit 501 (c) 3 Charity (Fed Tax ID # 26-0391438), multi-generational continuum of care designed to provide services, programs and affordable housing to under served and under privledge  persons in Orange County and surrounding areas. Through our integrated programs, such as the Grandma's House Womens Transitional Living Shelter and Nana's Kidz, Grandma's House strives to create a sense of community, belonging and stability. Through service to each other and to their community, women become empowered and achieve independence, accountability and spiritual growth.