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ESJ PEACE Partnership Holiday Drive

Holiday

The PEACE Partnership is organizing its first Holiday Gift Drive to help families in need.  We are finding that many of our families are struggling to make ends meet and have expressed their concerns of their financial hardship to provide gifts for their children during this holiday season. We are seeking your assistance in helping bring joy to our ESJ families this holiday a season. Please share with your networks, friends and families. you can help by:

  • Purchasing Holiday Gifts, yourself – a fun family project! Recommendations:
    • Apparel
      • Pajamas (sizes newborn – adult)
      • Socks (sizes newborn – adult)
    • Toys (Legos/Duplo, Magna-Tiles, puzzles, games, science kits, arts and crafts, etc.)
  • Drop off Pajamas and/or toys at the Public Health Offices located at 1775 Story Rd. Suite 120 on Wednesday and Fridays, 9-4pm. This will need to be coordinated in advance with the Violence Prevention Program Team – ViolenceFreeSCC@phd.sccgov.org
  • Donations can be made online at https://ssl.charityweb.net/vmcfoundation/ Under “Anything you want us to know about your gift” please click “Yes” and use the text box to write ESJ PEACE HOLIDAY GIFT DRIVE.

Apparel and toys will be distributed to families in early December, so please make your donation by Friday December 11th.

ESJ PEACE Wellness Fund Application

Community partners are invited to submit proposals to the ESJ PEACE Wellness Fund. Please see below for the application form and the budget template

Community Resources:

Free COVID-19 Testing at Santa Clara County Public Health Department Story Road HubStarting Nov 6th, 2020. No Appointments Necessary.

Location: 1775 Story Road, Suite 120, San Jose

See flyer for dates and more information

No Charge COVID Testing at AACI Story Road Office

Every Friday, 9am-12pm,

AACI, 749 Story Road, Suite 50, San Jose, CA 95121

Housing Resources:

SCC COVID 19 Housing Crisis Line:

April 16, 2020

SJ Tenants – A Community Based Tenant Resource Hub:

https://www.sjtenants.org/

SCC Eviction Moratorium Info:

https://www.sccgov.org/sites/osh/EvictionMoratorium/Pages/home.aspx

City of San Jose Eviction Moratorium Info:

https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments-offices/housing/eviction-moratorium

Law Foundation of Silicon Valley-Provides Legal Assistance:

https://www.lawfoundation.org/