Listing ways to be kind in Gwinnett…. have an idea to add? Please send us a note
1) Recycle & Support Friends U Need Club, Inc.
What: Clear out your clutter (see acceptable items on photo), bring it to us, we’ll recycle it & raise funds for our precious FÜN Club! It’s a WIN WIN!
Deadline: January 31st, 2023
Where: 3007 Summer Oak Place Buford, GA 30518
See More about Friends U Need Club, Inc. — FUN Club is a nonprofit day program for special needs adults that have “aged out” of the school system.
Website and Email
2) Good Neighbor Teen Club (Meets in Norcross)
Who: Teens ages 12-17
What: The Good Neighbor Teen Club is looking for teens, ages 12-17, looking to make an impact in their community. Learn valuable life skills as a member of the Good Neighbor Teen Club at the Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center! As members, teens participate in community projects, discuss teen topics, and receive mentorship from the Atlanta Hawks and other community leaders. As a member of the club, teens will receive mentorship from the Atlanta Hawks, State Farm agents and Lucky Shoals Park staff. Be a part of one of the best teen clubs in town!
When: Monthly: The second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where: Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center (meeting room (#115), 4651 Britt Road Norcross, GA 30093 PHONE: 678/277-0860
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3) Knit the Rainbow with Eco-Friendly Crafts (Lawrenceville)
What: Calling all yarnies! Join us as we stitch handmade winter garments for homeless LGBTQIA+ youth. Eco-Friendly Crafts is an official drop off point for Knit The Rainbow Inc. All are welcome, including beginners!
Join us as we gather to knit and crochet for a cause dear to our hearts. Knit the Rainbow Inc is a non-profit organization in NYC that provides hand stitched warm winter items for homeless LGBTQIA+ youth. No previous knitting or crochet experience is needed, we welcome everyone to help!
We also accept donations of yarn or hand stitched hats, mittens, scarves and socks. There are no requirements on fiber or color.
This is a reoccurring event every Wednesday from 6-9pm and Sunday from 10am-noon.
Our total garments created in 2021 was 114. Our goal for 2022 is 300! Let’s get stitching!
When: Wednesdays 6-9pm and Sundays 10-noon
Where: Eco-Friendly Crafts, 178 E. Crogan St, Lawrenceville, GA