For the average working single mom, after child care costs, vehicle expenses, household costs, and food there is very little leftover for savings let alone special occasions like Christmas. Many women pick-up extra work hours during the Holidays to provide for the essential needs of their families. Your gift will go to support a family in need and send the message that they are not alone this Christmas!
$25 GIFT CARDS TO MEIJER, TARGET,
WALMART OR GAS CARDS
Christmas outfits for the school play, winter boots, warm mittens, snow shovels, groceries, and toiletries are all essentials that strain the finances of a single mom family during the winter season. Bring some relief by giving the essentials. These gift cards can be mailed to Single MOMM PO Box 2442, Traverse City, MI 49685 or for drop off location call 231-944-1710.
CREATE A FAMILY MEMORY
$40 CHILDREN’S MUSEUM PASSES
$75 DINNER AND A MOVIE
$175 OVERNIGHT AT GREAT WOLF LODGE
After paying all the bills, fun family activities many times don’t fit in the single mom budget. Strengthen a family by giving a memory.
SAFE RIDES FOR KIDS
$35 OIL CHANGE
$80 WINTER CAR CHECKUP
$400 NEW BRAKES
$575 ALL SEASON TIRES
To afford housing many of our moms live in rural areas and daily drive to town for work, school, and activities. Keep a family safe on the roads this Christmas by providing a safe ride.
THE GIFT OF A SMILE
$1,000 MAJOR REPAIR
Working single moms seldom have dental insurance. With this gift a mom can get much needed dental work and live pain free.
Stuff a christmas basket
Stuff a gift basket with practical items. Or donate $100 and we will stuff the basket for you. All baskets will be delivered to single moms and their children living in poverty. Suggestions: toilet paper, paper towel, Kleenex, ziplock bags, Clorox wipes, gift cards, snacks, dried fruit and nuts, instant oatmeal, granola bars, etc.