Community Resource Center On the Move!  |  March 23, 2017
Re-Style: Supercharge Your Spring Wardrobe
As we start our first week of Spring, local personal stylist Lyndell Werling shares her tips for finding Spring styles at CRC's Resale Stores. Whether you're planning a trip or adventuring outdoors, Lyndell has great ideas for saving money and looking great this season by shopping at our stores. Plus, all of your sales and donations benefit CRC's programs that help the community! 
Thank you to Ella and Han Helders!  
Special thanks to Ella and Han Helders for hosting a Holiday Baskets Volunteer Appreciation Reception! 

Last week, the Helders hosted a wonderful homemade dinner for our Holiday Baskets captains and staff who led the event. We are so thankful for their generosity and time! We are also thankful for the many volunteers and donors who came together to make Holiday Baskets possible and provided joy to hundreds of families last December.
Make a voluntary tax contribution to support domestic violence survivors
Survivors of domestic violence need your support and it's easy to help through your state taxes. Make a voluntary tax contribution on your tax forms as a voluntary contribution line item on Form 540, Side 4, Line 14, Code 433. The money will be distributed by the Office of Emergency Services to non-profit domestic violence programs across California, like CRC.
Thank you to Nordstrom Cares for supporting our Homelessness Prevention programs!
Thanks to Nordstrom Cares Foundation for providing CRC with a grant of $5,000 towards our Homelessness Prevention programs. With this support, we can help more individuals and families in our community by providing housing resources and assistance. 
Theatre for a Cause Raised over $3,000 for CRC! 
Last week, the San Dieguito Academy presented their Theatre for a Cause production, Snow Angel, where all proceeds were donated to CRC. The ticket proceeds and donations from generous attendees totaled over $3,000! We are so thankful for their support and the generosity of the attendees. 
Our 22nd Annual English Tea is sold out, but you can still make a difference ...

Add your name to our "Forget-Me-Not Wall"

Give today to help families and individuals in crisis. A gift of $50 or more puts your name on our "Forget-Me-Not" Wall, on prominent display at the English Tea.
Thank you to our community members collecting items for those in need! 
Thank you to Cub Scout Pack Encinitas 774 and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Encinitas for collecting food to benefit CRC's Food Distribution Center. Thanks to Reef volunteers for hosting a "Spring Cleaning" clothing drive to contribute to our resale stores! 

You too can help us provide relief to community members in crisis by hosting an event to benefit CRC. Contact us to learn more!
Turning Houses into Homes
Special thanks to volunteers from the Newcomers Encinitas who recently provided home makeovers for families impacted by domestic violence that move into our shelter or move out and into transitional housing.The volunteers prepared the new homes for arrival, purchasing furniture, decorating and making the space welcoming and beautiful. 
REEF Volunteers Joined CRC for International Women's Day
On March 8th, in celebration of International Women's Day, volunteers from REEF cleaned and spruced up our Food Distribution Center. CRC is proud to help women thrive, whether they are survivors of domestic violence, homeless, hungry or in need of assistance. Thank you to our generous volunteers! 
Why do you give to CRC?
CRC supporters are part of a community that brings shelter, warmth and safety to thousands of households each year. If you are a CRC supporter, please share your giving story using these supporter badges on your social networks!
You can make a difference!  

Your volunteer time, your donation, your purchases or donations at the stores...you can make a difference. Thank you for your current and future support!  
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