Donate Cold Weather Clothes to No More Deaths
You can either mail them or utilize our local drop-off option: St Mark's Presbyterian Church during office hours. 11am-3pm Mon-Thurs. St Mark's Presbyterian Church 3809 E. 3rd Street, Tucson, AZ 85716 (office entrance on 2nd street). Please ring the doorbell and someone will answer and accept your donations. Thank you so much and let me know if you have any questions.
Yolie Contreras - Fundraising Coordinator
No More Deaths • No Más Muertes
UUCT 2020 Holiday Card Campaign for Casa Mariposa
WHO WILL RECEIVE A CARD? –
Thank you for joining others in writing cards this holiday season for asylum seekers detained in facilities in Eloy and La Palma. Spreading joy and hope in this incredibly difficult and scary year will remind folks they are not forgotten.
UUCT ZOOM CARD WRITING PARTIES
Monday November 30 6:30 pm
Saturday December 5 11 am
Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2034197034?pwd=bVVFTEdmS3E3VitPbGxFenBKeUFpdz09
Meeting ID: 203 419 7034 Password: 1234 Phone 346 248 7799
HOLIDAY CARD GUIDELINES –
YES! create or purchase cards keeping the message non-denominational
lifting peoples spirits with general holiday wishes
write in English, Spanish or both knowing that a beautiful card speaks for itself
in pencil write language used on back of each unsealed envelope
get creative with color, design and messages of joy, love and care
NO! glitter, bows, sequins or stickers are NOT ALLOWED BY ICE!
sadly, any cards with these embellishments can’t be used
cards must NOT be sealed or addressed by you but placed in a mailing envelope
HELPFUL SPANISH PHRASES
- I am a friend of Casa Mariposa in Tucson Soy una amiga / un amigo de Casa Mariposa en Tucson.
- Wishing you peace this holiday season - Le deseo paz en estas fiesta.
- You are strong - ¡Ud. es fuerte!
- You are brave – es valiente.
- You are not alone –No está solo/a
- God bless you – Dios le bendiga.
- Keep fighting for your dreams – Siga luchando por sus sueños
- .Please know you are not alone or forgotten. – Por favor sepa esto, no está solo ni consignado al olvido
CARD DELIVERY BY TUESDAY DECEMBER 15
Program coordinators will review, address and seal the cards from UUCT.
Mail by December 11 to CMDVP c/o St Mark’s Presbyterian Church 3809 E 3rd Street Tucson, AZ 85716
1. Wear a mask and drop off at St. Mark’s to program coordinator Rocio
on a Monday between 10 am and 2 pm either December 7 or 14. Go to the main office door on the 2nd St. side and give Rocio a few moments to put on her mask and greet you at the door. OR
2. Deliver to Sue Watts at UUCT during the weekly Tuesday Sign Vigil between 8 and 9 am on December 1st or 8th.