Organization: Giving the Basics
Program Name: Scouting for the Basics
- Drive will take place between
March 23rd ----April
- Girls will need to collect
their items by April 4th,
- On April 4th or
April 11th from 10
to 11:30 am girls can drop
off their collection and they will get a tour of Giving the Basics warehouse
and will help sort and package what they collected.
See our PDF for important
This is a Kansas City Metro area-wide product drive that includes all human
dignity products not covered by government assistance or food stamps. Girl
Scouts of all ages will collect items like feminine hygiene products, soap,
shampoo, deodorant, toilet paper, shaving cream, toothpaste, razors, lotion,
laundry soap and household cleaning supplies.
Contact schools, businesses, churches, neighbors, family, and friends to
help in your drive! Giving the Basics can supply barrels to be dropped at
schools, business or churches if your troop arranges a drive. A full list of
products is on the Giving the Basics website www.givingthebasics.org.
Cost Per Girl:
Cost Per Adult:
How to register: Fill out this registration application and email to Teresa Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
you would like to mail your forms please email email@example.com for
a mailing address.
Please make sure to reserve
your troops date for the warehouse by March 31st, 2015.
If your troop can not drop items at the caves on a designated date please call
Michele at 913-269-1736 for arrangements for the items to be picked up.
Teresa Hamilton at 913-208-3611 or Michele Orpin at 913-269-1736.
Additional Information: Please read and follow the directions on
this pdf. Girls who attend on April 4th or 11th to help pack
and package should dress to work and bring a water bottle and snack with them.
All Girl Scouts must bring with them this completed release if they are touring the warehouse.
Follow this link to KCTV 5’s
video on Giving the Basics.