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Share the Love - Making Blankets for Veterans

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Share the Love - Making Blankets for Veterans

Heart of Florida United Way is hosting the Share the Love activity to provide an alternative Valentine's Day date option. This year, volunteers will be making fleece blankets for Veterans in our area. There are four options for participating this year:

  • In-person: Saturday, February 13
  • Location: Dr. Phillips Park (8249 Buenavista Woods Blvd, Orlando, FL 32836)
  • Shift 1 Time: 10:00AM - 11:30AM
  • Shift 2 Time: 1:00PM - 2:30PM
  • Materials fee: $15 per blanket
  • Pick-up/Drop-off Volunteer at Home
  • Volunteers will pick up and drop off their materials directly from/to the HFUW office
  • Detailed instructions and a video will be sent to volunteers to guide the activity
  • Pick-up time: Friday, February 12, 11AM - 2PM OR 4PM - 6PM
  • Drop-off time: Friday, February 19, 11AM - 2PM OR 4PM - 6PM
  • HFUW Office Address: 1940 Cannery Way, Orlando FL 32804
  • Materials fee: $15 per blanket
  • Volunteer at home - Shipped blanket: Includes shipping and return label.
  • Materials fee: $35 for 1 blanket, $50 for 2 blankets
  • DIY Blanket: Volunteers supply their own materials and either drop off the finished blanket at the HFUW office or mail it to HFUW
  • No materials fee, but we are asking volunteers to register to let us know you will be making a blanket for Veterans

This is a family friendly activity and we have a goal to make 100 blankets for Veterans. More information and links for registration can be found here: https://www.hfuw.org/event/share-the-love-2021/

Heart of Florida United Way is hosting the Share the Love activity to provide an alternative Valentine's Day date option. This year, volunteers will be making fleece blankets for Veterans in our area. There are four options for participating…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours
  • Recurrence
    One time only
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

On-site

Heart of Florida United Way

Orlando, FL, USA
Directions

Due to the multiple locations and options for this activity, directions will be emailed directly to volunteers based on which option you select

How to Apply

Please visit https://www.hfuw.org/event/share-the-love-2021/ to register for your selected volunteer opportunity. Pre-registration is required for all options, to allow us to account for the total number of blankets being made.

Please visit https://www.hfuw.org/event/share-the-love-2021/ to register for your selected volunteer opportunity. Pre-registration is required for all options, to allow us to…

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