Togs For Tots
provides new clothing, personal care kit, jacket, reading book along with a Watch Me Grow booklet for parents of new babies and preschool children. School uniforms are provided to Head Start programs. This program is carried out in collaboration with local social service agencies and several schools whose staff determine which at-risk children will be the recipients. The budget for the program was $259,350.
In 2019-2020, 5,046 children and their families were impacted and member volunteers contributed 2,016 hours in support of this program.
Each child receives:
- two complete outfits
- a personal grooming kit
- an age-appropriate book
- a “Watch Me Grow” book
- six pairs of socks
- for ages three and above, underwear and a jacket
- for infants, newborn through three months, a baby gown lovingly sewn by member volunteers