BLESS IT BAG ™

Giving people a simple way to help improve the homeless population's quality of life one bless it bag at a time.

ABOUT US:

Bless It Bag™ is in the process of becoming a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to give people a simple way to help improve the homeless population’s quality of life. Bless It Bag™ is meant to be a helpful alternative to giving money which can often times be harmful. One dollar per bag goes to a charity of the buyer’s choice chosen from our list of charities that deal with current issues. It is up to the buyer to physically do the act of giving or they can ship bags in bulk to the homeless shelters that have agreed to receiving Bless It Bags. Bless It Bag™ has no religious affiliations. For the charities and shelters lists please see below.

FOR DONATIONS: 

https://www.gofundme.com/bless-it-bag

IF YOU ARE A BRAND REPRESENTATIVE INTERESTED IN SPONSORING OR DONATING ITEMS TO BLESS IT BAG OR A CHARITY OR SHELTER REPRESENTATIVE INTERESTED IN BEING SPONSORED BY BLESS IT BAG PLEASE CONTACT: BLESSITBAG@GMAIL.COM

WHAT’S IN THE BAG?

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WHAT IS A BLESS IT BAG?

Men's, Women's, and Dog's care packages sold to people who want to help those who are experiencing homelessness. This is meant to be a better alternative to giving money which can often times be more harmful than helpful.

$1 per bag goes to a charity of the buyer's choice from a selected list of charities sponsored by Bless It Bag ™ listed below.

HERE ARE SOME SUGGESTED ITEMS TO ADD TO YOUR BAGS:

- Toilet paper

- Bandaids/ First Aid kits

-Q-Tips

-Information pamphlets with local resources

-Gift cards for food

-Blankets and towels

-Body wash, shampoo, conditioner

-Water and pee pads for dog bags

HERE ARE SOME ITEMS TO AVOID ADDING TO BAGS:

-Tampons can cause toxic shock syndrome if left in too long

-Razors can be used as a weapon or for self-harm

-Hand Sanitizer or Mouth Wash can be toxic if consumed

*PRO-TIP: When giving a men’s or women’s bag out explain that the little coin is a wash cloth that expands when put in water.

CHARITIES:

WE ARE OPEN TO YOUR SUGGESTIONS.

CHECKS WILL BE SENT AT THE END OF EVERY MONTH.

HOMELESSNESS: 

THE PEOPLE CONCERN

(Housing & Services for people experiencing homelessness)

https://www.thepeopleconcern.org

HASHTAG LUNCHBAG

(Hot meals for people experiencing homelessness)

www.hashtaglunchbag.org

LAVA MAE

(Mobile shower services for people experiencing homelessness)

https://lavamae.org

FOOD ON FOOT

(Food, clothing, & employment opportunities for people experiencing homelessness)

http://www.foodonfoot.org

LAUNDRY TRUCK LA

(Free mobile laundry services for people experiencing homelessness)

https://www.thelaundrytruckla.com/

OR CAN DONATE BACK INTO BLESS IT BAG

SEXUAL ASSAULT:

THE RAPE FOUNDATION

www.therapefoundation.org

DOMESTIC ABUSE:

KNOCK OUT ABUSE WEST

http://www.knockoutabusewest.org

GUN CONTROL:

CSGV (COALITION TO STOP GUN VIOLENCE)

www.csgv.org

IMMIGRANTS' RIGHTS:

ACLU (AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION)

(Protects all civil liberties)

https://www.aclu.org

ENVIRONMENT:

NRDC (NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL)

www.nrdc.org

ANIMAL ABUSE:

THE HUMANE SOCIETY

http://thehumanesociety.org

MENTAL HEALTH:

NAMI (NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS)

https://www.nami.org

LGBTQ RIGHTS:

THE HAPPY HIPPIE FOUNDATION

https://www.happyhippies.org

VULNERABLE CHILDREN:

GO CAMPAIGN

https://www.gocampaign.org

ADDICTION:

CENTER ON ADDICTION

https://www.centeronaddiction.org

BRENT SHAPIRO FOUNDATION

https://www.brentshapiro.org

EATING DISORDERS:

NEDA (NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS ASSOCIATION)

https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

SUICIDE PREVENTION:

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

SHELTERS WHO HAVE APPROVED DONATIONS TO BE SHIPPED TO THEM:

WE ARE OPEN TO YOUR SUGGESTIONS.

-MIDNIGHT MISSION

https://www.midnightmission.org

(Men, Women, and Dogs)

-UNION RESCUE

https://urm.org

(Men, Women, and only a few Dogs)

-LA MISSION

https://losangelesmission.org

(Men and Women (NO DOGS ALLOWED))

-SAFE PLACE FOR YOUTH

http://www.safeplaceforyouth.org

(Men, Women, and Dogs)

-OPCC/LAMP/THE PEOPLE CONCERN SHELTERS

https://www.thepeopleconcern.org

(Men, Women, and Dogs)

-MY FRIENDS PLACE

http://myfriendsplace.org

(Men and Women Youth)

-DTLA WOMENS CENTER

https://www.downtownwomenscenter.org

(Women)

-GOOD SHEPHERD SHELTER

http://www.goodshepherdshelter.org

(Women and Children Suffering from Domestic Violence)