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Amour Genesis Extends Community Curbside Care Packages
Chicago-based social entrepreneur extends her travel throughout the city of Chicago to giveaway essential care packages for those in need one more week
"I am overwhelmed with joy with the amount of support I've received from the first Curbside Community Care Packages, " says Genesis Emery. "People are donating money, sanitation products and are even offering food services, and for that, I want to extend it another week."
April 6th through April 11th, Curbside Community Care Packages will be filled with events and partnerships plus essentials for children just in time for Easter. See below for details:
Monday, April 6th
Curbside Care Packages for the Homeless - Downtown
Partnered with Chef Tiffany Jones
• Woodlawn (63rd & St. Lawrence)
• 18th Street (under the 90/94 expressway entrance and 18th street above the bridge)
• Canal Street and Lower Wacker
Genesis and Chef Tiffany Jones will be donating 100 care packages including sandwiches, bags of chips, and bottles of water to the homeless.
Tuesday, April 7th
"Let's Rock with Roseland & Greater Things Happening in Greater Grand Crossing" Neighborhood Care Packages
• Greater Grand Crossing/Park Manor
Wednesday, April 8th
"Self-Care Covid-19 Care Packages for Single Moms"
• South Shore
• Auburn Gresham
Genesis will donate 50 care packages to single women (which includes body wash, bath salt, mint and/or detox tea, a heathy bar, a bottle of water, etc.)
Thursday, April 9th
"Bringing Health to the West"
• North Lawndale
• Humbolt Park
Friday, April 10th
Chicago Kids Day
Worksheets donated from The Little Dapper Collection & The Little Dapper Project, Bubbles, Flash Cards, Crayons, Coloring Books, Fruit Snacks, and Juice Boxes
Saturday, April 11th
Genesis, along with volunteers, will be making direct deliveries to senior citizens throughout Chicago's south and west sides. They are targeting all underserved senior residents and delivering 100 care packages spread out throughout Chicago's senior community
All items are on a first come first serve basis.
To receive additional information, please visit www.amourgenesis.com or www.instagram.com/