A Basket of Cheer Updates

http://ABasketofCheer.eventbrite.com

www.facebook.com/ABasketofCheer

community@wowuradio.net 


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Sign-up for ABOC: 7th Annual Give Thanks! slots start:

October 18, 2017

and ends

November 11, 2017

ABOC Food Basket Sign Up - http://ht.ly/rSZ9306S5M8 

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-971-4028

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 11.10.17)


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Sign-up for ABOC: Christmas Edition slots start:

December 1, 2016

and ends

December  16, 2016

CLICK HERE to sign-up for a ABOC: Christmas Edition a holiday food basket (limited slots)

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 11.30.16)


We serviced 65 families in the Be Polished community! Click here to see pictures!!

(Updated: 11.15.16)


We will be servicing this Be Polished community TOMORROW!

We are still in need of:

20 whole chickens

5 hams

Canned goods

Non-perishable items

Canned goods & non-perishable item donations are always welcome!

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 11.13.16)


Thank You to

EC & J Studios

For making a monetary donation!

(Updated: 11.17.16)



Thank You to

MEN AIMING HIGHER

who has pledged to sponsor 20 turkeys this weekend!

Visit: www.menaiminghigher.org

(Updated: 11.16.16)


Thank You to

Tavares Taylor Charities

For making a monetary donation!

Visit: www.instagram.com/ttcharities

(Updated: 11.15.16)


Thank You to

C. Zellner

For making a monetary donation! 

(Updated: 11.14.16)


We will be servicing this Be Polished community this weekend!

We are still in need of:

10 Turkeys

20 whole chickens

10 hams

Canned goods & non-perishable item donations are always welcome!

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 11.13.16)


We are proud to be sponsoring families from

 LynnHill Condominiums in Temple Hills, MD!

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Donations needed IMMEDIATELY

Frozen whole turkeys, chickens, meats

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

gift cards

(Updated: 11.10.16)


There are 137 FAMILIES currently signed-up

We are proud to sponsor 36 more families via Panorama Elementary in Temple Hills, MD.

 

TO DONATE OR VOLUNTEER: http://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

(Updated: 11.02.16)



There are 101 FAMILIES currently signed-up

TO DONATE OR VOLUNTEER: http://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

(Updated: 10.26.16)



There are 86 FAMILIES currently signed-up!

We are proud to sponsor 75 of those families are via BePolished DC.


TO DONATE OR VOLUNTEER:
http://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

(Updated: 10.19.16)


There are 11 families currently signed-up!

CLICK HERE to sign-up for a ABOC: Give Thanks! a holiday food basket (limited slots)

ENDS

November  15, 2015

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 10.16.16)


Are you aware of a family in need in the #DMV?

GIFT THEM A THANKSGIVING FOOD BASKET!

SIGN THEM UP HERE: http://ht.ly/T9ybu

(Updated: 10.12.16)


Sign-up for ABOC: Give Thanks! slots start:

October 12, 2016

and ends

November  15, 2016

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

(Updated: 10.07.16)


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There are 78 families signed up to receive holiday food baskets!

TURKEY, CHICKEN AND HAM DONATIONS ARE STILL NEEDED!

Please donate and help us help these families!

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


SIGN-UP HAS ENDED!!

(NOVEMBER 17, 2015 @ 12PM)

Visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/ 

to sign-up as a volunteer for our

FREE November 24th dinner for families in need

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There are 53 families currently signed-up!

CLICK HERE to sign-up for a ABOC: Give Thanks! a holiday food basket (limited slots)

ENDS

November  16, 2015

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


CLICK HERE

to sign-up for a ABOC: Give Thanks! a holiday food basket

(limited slots)

ENDS

November  16, 2015

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


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Sign-up for ABOC: Give Thanks! slots start:

October 12, 2015

and ends

November  16, 2015

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


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It’s that time of year again!

A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks! Edition

 Providing a pre-Thanksgiving Day dinner at a local church & holiday baskets for families in need

Coming in November 2015

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Donations needed

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

school supplies

winter items

gift cards

To volunteer, schedule a donation drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)


We are in the process of getting a new webpage created by Community Connextionz! Stay tuned… (June 2015)


S/O to

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for donating 100 pair of socks to the ABOC: IndieLuv Edition

THANK YOU!!


This February "A Basket of Cheer: IndieLuv Edition" will be teaming up with Breaking Bread DMV by sponsoring toiletries for their upcoming event! The event will be held February 21, 2015 at St. Barnabas Epicopal Church 5203 St. Barnabas Rd. Temple Hills, MD 20748. Breaking Bread DMV is a quarterly charity event during which volunteers prepare lunch packages for the homeless and is a joint collaboration between Bleu Royalty Productions & Will Rap 4 Food Inc.

Toiletries needed include socks, lip balm, first-aid items, feminine hygiene products, travel size toothpaste/toothbrush/soap/lotion/tissue. We're reaching out to you the community to help us reach our minimum toiletry goal of 500. If you would like to donate items, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-485-WOWU (9698) to schedule a drop-off or pick-up. Monetary donations can be made via our Eventbrite by using the "Breaking Bread DMV toiletry donation” ticket.

http://ABasketofCheer.eventbrite.com

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A Basket of Cheer: Christmas Edition

 Providing holiday baskets for families in need

December 2014

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Basket sign-up: Nov. 26th-Dec. 20th

Donations needed

frozen turkey/chicken/ham

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

school supplies

winter items

small toys

gift cards

To volunteer, schedule a donation drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)


CANNED GOODS & NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS

CAN BE DROPPED OF HERE BETWEEN 1PM & 6PM ON NOV. 25th

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We have reached our goal for 50 turkeys!!

THANK YOU!!!!!

CANNED GOODS & NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS

DONATIONS ARE STILL NEEDED! 

Please donate and help us help these families!

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


Sign-up for ABOC: Winter Edition slots start

November 26, 2014 and ends December 20, 2014.

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


S/O to Marlow Heights Community Center in Marlow Heights, MD for donating 26 turkeys!!


S/O to The Charity Carrousel for donating 15 turkeys along with a large amount of various food items.

Visit: www.thecharitycarrousel.org 

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**Seeking Toiletry & Paper Good Donations** soap, deodorant, socks, combs, kids underwear, toothbrush, toothpaste, chapstick, toilet paper, napkins, paper towels.  

Email community@wowuradio.net

Call 301-485-WOWU (9698)


There are a total of 50 families signed-up for ABOC baskets!

TURKEY DONATIONS ARE STILL NEEDED! 

Please donate and help us help these families!

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


**Seeking Winter Coat Donation** Womens size L &  Mens size L/XL.  

Email community@wowuradio.net


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The food basket sign-up has ended for ABOC: Give Thanks!  Edition. All slots have been filled.

Sign-up for ABOC: Winter Edition slots start November 26, 2014 and ends December 20, 2014.

Email community@wowuradio.net || Call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


WIILRAP4FOOD.ORG IS AN OFFICIAL SPONSOR OF #ABASKETOFCHEER!

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The food basket sign-up deadline for families in need has been extended to:

Nov. 20th @ 12pm EST


There are currently 20 families signed up for food baskets!

Basket slots are still available.

SIGN-UP TODAY!

To volunteer, schedule a donation drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)

Also visit: https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/


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Food basket sign-up for families in need end Nov. 18th @ 12pm EST. Contact community@wowuradio.net for more info!


#IndieLuv goes out to @fuseboxradio & @jorobismusic for helping with ABOC promo on Twitter! Follow them!!


Special thanks to St. Barnabas Episcopal Church for sponsoring turkeys for 20 families!


A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks! Edition

 Providing a pre-Thanksgiving Day dinner at a local church & holiday baskets for families in need

October 2014 Drop-Off Locations

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church

5203 St. Barnabas Rd

Temple Hills, MD 20748

Mon-Fri 9am-1pm

Suitland Community Center

5600 Regency Lane

Forrestville, MD 20747

*starting October 8th*

Kleen Kutz Barbershop

6818 Central Ave

Landover, MD 20785

Tues-Sat 10am-7pm

Donations needed: canned fruits & vegetables, non-perishable items, school supplies, winter items, gift cards

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

To volunteer, schedule a donation drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)


Special thanks to Mr. T. Evans for sponsoring a turkey for a family of 4 at the 16th Annual Suitlandfest on Saturday Oct. 4th!


A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks! Edition

 Providing a pre-Thanksgiving Day dinner at a local church & holiday baskets for families in need

Donations will be accepted during the event below!

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It’s that time of year again!

A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks! Edition

 Providing a pre-Thanksgiving Day dinner at a local church & holiday baskets for families in need

Coming in November 2014

DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

Donations needed

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

school supplies

winter items

gift cards

To volunteer, schedule a donation drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301-894-9100 / 301-485-WOWU (9698)


WIILRAP4FOOD.ORG IS AN OFFICIAL SPONSOR OF #ABASKETOFCHEER!

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Click here to see the slideshow from the ABOC: Christmas Edition 2013


Calls are being made to families to schedule pickup and possible delivery times this weekend (Dec. 20th-22nd)


Will Rap 4 Food Inc is donating canned goods & toys to the #ABasketofCheer from their #GVBCK showcases!


So far 22 families have signed up for A Basket of Cheer: Christmas Edition! The list closes tomorrow ( Dec 18th). #indienewz #DMV #Community


The sign-up list closes December 18th at noon


DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

December 2013

A Basket of Cheer: Christmas Edition

 Providing a holiday dinners & gifts to families in need (DMV area)

Donations needed

frozen whole turkey/ham/chicken

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

school supplies

winter items

small toys

gift cards

To volunteer, schedule a drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net


36 families (151 people) were provided for

during the 2013 of A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks!

A special thanks goes out to all of our sponsors and volunteers!


Click here to see the slideshow from the ABOC: Give Thanks! pre-Thanksgiving dinner on Tuesday, November 26, 2013


Food Basket Pickup & Delivery

November 22nd-26th

To volunteer, schedule a drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please call 301.894.9100 or 301.485.WOWU (9698) or email community@wowuradio.net


DONATE TODAY!

https://abasketofcheer.eventbrite.com/

November 2013

A Basket of Cheer: Give Thanks! Edition

 Providing a pre-Thanksgiving Day dinner at a local church & holiday baskets to families in need (DMV area)

Donations needed

canned fruits & vegetables

non-perishable items

school supplies

winter items

gift cards

To volunteer, schedule a drop-off or sign-up a family that you know is in need of assistance, please email community@wowuradio.net



More #awareness cards via #IAMAwareness & #ABasketofCheer! Stay tuned to what class & school gets them! Would you like the #IAMAwareness campaign to sponsor your child's class. Contact IAMAwareness@wowuradio.net for more info.


Awareness cards comes with a bottled #water, #healthysnack, awareness facts & complimentary awareness bracelet. Sponsor a child for $5 or a class for $50!! Visit: http://IAMAwareness.eventbrite.com to sponsor!


ABOC will be collecting donations & creating handmade cards for the youth & families in need at the “Indie on tha Ryze” Radiothon on Saturday, February 23rd. These cards represent heart awareness & will show the "With Luv" theme for ABOC: IndieLuv Edition. Contact community@wowuradio.net to volunteer or for more information!


ABOC will be collecting donations & creating handmade cards for the youth at the I AM Awareness Photoshoot. These cards represent heart awareness & will show the "With Luv" theme for ABOC: IndieLuv Edition. Contact community@wowuradio.net to volunteer or for more information!

 


Donations are being collected from 12pm-6pm on Saturday, Jan 26th at the Indie on tha Ryze Radiothon! http://IndieonthaRyze.eventbrite.com 


The next event is A Basket of Cheer: IndieLuv Edition which will be in February 2013. This time there will be a concentration on dessert foods to fit the Valentine’s love theme of the month. Also there will be a mini concert towards the end of the event to relay a message of love to all. Donations sought include: canned fruit, cookies, candy, cakes & pies, school supplies, gift cards and red or pink candles.

Drop-off locations include Ryze n WOW Studios in Camp Springs, MD & Suitlandfest Studios in Suitland, MD. Please email community@wowuradio.net or call 301.485.WOWU (9698) to schedule a drop off, nominate a family to receive a basket, or volunteer.


W.O.W Radio is teamed up with Suitlandfest CDC 501c3 and Agent 9 Productions to bring “A Basket of Cheer: Christmas Edition” to the community on Dec. 22nd from 12pm-4pm at Suitland Community Center 5600 Regency Lane District Heights, MD. “A Basket of Cheer” is designed to give back to provide those families in need with warm coats, holiday food baskets, love & positivity.  Entertainment includes: Miss Cookie, Sir Charles Cary & local youth acts. 12 families which included 30 children, in the Prince George’s County area had a wonderful holiday dinner along w/ gifts for each family member. Each child also got school supplies for the new year!

Click here to view pictures from the event!

Special thanks to the volunteers who helped wrap & packet the baskets: Will Rap 4 Food, Inc volunteers (Melisa, Tiara, E’vaan, Kiara, Joshua, Damien, and James), Maria T.,Thomas B., and DJ Fusion. Thanks also goes out ot  El-Shamesh Photography who covered the event.

S/O to Agent 9 PRoductions who sponsored the coat drive & entertainment portion of the event.

Sponsors for the event included: M-NCPPC, SweetBuds Bakery, FuseBox Radio, The POP Report, Women of Wisdom, Inc, El Shamesh Photography, Our Write Movement, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, GFL Productions, Ultimate Prosperity, Will Rap 4 Food Inc, Think Brown Ink

 


***** WELCOME TO THE A BASKET OF CHEER *****

The official website launched January 1st!!

Follow @wowuradio on Twitter and get updates by following the ABOC hashtag: #ABasketofCheer

A Basket of Cheer provides community service opportunities to students of all ages! ALL donations are tax deductible. Please email community@wowuradio.net with any inquiries.