august 2017 mission project


Migrant Hygiene Kits


UCCPH collected and completed kits for migrant farm workers working in the San Luis Valley for fall harvest. Jean and Dick Sherer delivered the kits and additional goods to La Puente in Alamosa after Labor Day. We gave back to the people who produce our food.


Peppa and Eva Sherer supervising deliveries:

Peppa, Eva with kits

Americorps Volunteers with Jean Sherer (right) in Alamosa

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17 hygiene kits, extra sundries for additional, incomplete kits,  clothing, hats, phone, 3 boom boxes, and a computer delivered!  Also we took school supplies and toys for Pals.




hygiene kit contents:

SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

TOOTHPASTE AND TOOTHBRUSH

RAZOR, SHAVING CREAM

LOTION, DEODORANT, FEMININE HYGIENE ITEMS

BAR SOAP, WASH CLOTH/SMALL TOWEL

SPOON, WATER BOTTLE

SMALL ASPIRIN, SMALL WATER BOTTLE

BASEBALL CAP: NEW/USED COMB, SMALL BRUSH


​​​​​​​KITS and other Goods: