GULF COAST WIDE HOLIDAY TOY AND GIFT CARD DRIVE FOR HURRICANE ISAAC AND BP OIL DISASTER SURVIVORS

From Today until December 21 – See Facebook Event

In collaboration with The Mother’s Project, Plenty International, Coastal Women for Change, the Mississippi Coalition for Vietnamese American Fisher Folks and Families, the Louisiana Environmental Action Network, Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services, the Alabama Fishery Cooperative, Bayou Interfaith Shared Community Organizing, Lower Mississippi River Keeper, Pointe-au-Chien Tribe and the Isle de Jean Charles band of the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw, The Front Room and 28 Stones – A Gulf Coast Media Project,

YOU CAN HELP MAKE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON A LITTLE BRIGHTER FOR AN UNDERPRIVILEGED GULF COAST CHILD

In an expansion of the vision of The Mother’s Project we hope to be able to make Christmas memories a reality for the children of America’s Gulf Coast, whose families’ are still experiencing severe financial distress since Hurricane Isaac and the BP Deep Water Drilling Disaster.

COLLECTION SITES FOR DONATIONS MADE BY MAIL HAVE BEEN SET UP ACROSS THE GULF, AND GIFTS WILL GO TO LOCAL NEEDY FAMILIES WITHIN THE AREAS SELECTED; INCLUDING:

Pointe-au-Chien Tribe and the Isle de Jean Charles band of the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw,
Chief Albert Naquin
100 Dennis Street
Montegut, LA 70377

The Alabama Fishery Cooperative
8550 East Street
Bayou La Batre, AL 36509

Coastal Women for Change
671 Division St.
Biloxi, MS 39521

MS Coalition for Vietnamese-American Fisher Folks and Families
Attn: Thao Vu
Innovation Center
1636 Popps Ferry Rd., Suite 228
Biloxi, MS 39532

Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services
6731 Harrisburg Blvd.,
Houston, TX 77011

The Front Room
1301 Avenue A,
Scott, Louisiana 70583
Lafayette, Louisiana

Louisiana Environmental Action Network
162 Croydon Ave,
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

The Mother’s Project, Inc.,
2753 Broadway,
NY, NY 10025

PLEASE MAIL YOUR DONATION BY DECEMBER 21 IN ORDER FOR THE FAMILIES TO RECEIVE THE GIFTS IN TIME.

TO MAKE AN ONLINE CASH DONATION, PLEASE CLICK ON THE DONATE BUTTON ON THE MOTHER’S PROJECT WEBSITE AT: http://www.mothersforsustainableenergy.com/environmental-threats/2012/11/15/toy-drive-for-native-american-children-bayou-louisiana

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