CRC Monthly News
Issue 9/30/17

Spotlight on: Hunger Action Month
Did you know that 1 in 6 San Diegans struggle with food insecurity? CRC provides nutritious food for over 400 families each month in our Food & Nutrition Center.

Click below to provide assistance to help more hungry families in our community.
"As you get older, it's harder to make ends meet. Without this program, I would be in trouble."

As a senior, retired from over 20 years as a fireman and paramedic, R.J. depends on CRC’s Food & Nutrition program to make ends meet.
Domestic Violence Advocate Training
Educate yourself on the dangers and effects of violence in our society. Learn to effectively assist, empower & guide victims to safety and discover what part YOU can play in healing and ending domestic violence!
Fridays & Saturdays: October 6-7, 13-14, 20-21
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Exposure Skate
Save the date for Exposure Skate, the biggest women's skateboarding event in the world, right here in Encinitas. This annual event is also a fundraiser for Carol's House, our emergency shelter for survivors of domestic violence. Watch the video to learn more.
November 3-4, 2017
Encinitas Community Park
35th Annual Holiday Baskets
Save the date for our 35th Annual Holiday Baskets Program! Holiday Baskets will provide 6,000 participants with a dignified shopping experience that includes a holiday meal, a week of groceries and a full shopping cart of essentials and holiday gifts. 
Event Dates:

Holiday Baskets Distribution Days: December 15, 16 and 17

Jingle & Mingle Fundraiser: December 7 at 5:30 PM
Del Mar Fairgrounds
Sponsor Holiday Baskets
Make a difference for those in need this holiday season, while promoting your business or group. Sponsor benefits include priority volunteer group booking, prominent signage at Jingle & Mingle fundraiser, logo on all event promotions and more! Learn more or contact us at, (760) 230-6307.
Register to Participate
Registration is now open through October 31st for individuals or families to receive a Holiday Basket.

To apply, please review our eligibility guidelines and requirements. Then visit our office during the times listed at the link below.
Thank You to our Holiday Baskets Sponsors
CRC Wins Toyota Carlsbad Loving Care Initiative!
YOU helped us become one of the winners of the Toyota Carlsbad We Care, You Choose contest through your votes! We are so grateful for this extra support from Toyota Carlsbad to help us on our mission to end hunger, homelessness and domestic violence in North County San Diego.
Thank you to our recent donors and partners:
Hunter Industries: $5,000 in support of CRC's programs

Donors who have given over $1,000:
Del Mar Solana Beach Rotary
Pacific Marine Credit Union
Pacific Western Bank
San Dieguito Woman’s Club
Johanna and Carl Wright
Amy Jones
Susan Shender
Volunteer at our Resale Stores!
Join the CRC Resale Store Volunteer team! Volunteer jobs include receiving donations, sorting, stocking, colorizing and hanging clothing and some light store cleaning. Typical shifts are once a week for 2-3 hours.

Please contact our Volunteer Manager to get involved.
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