Manzanita’s 2017 Holiday Service Project

Holiday Pajama Drive!
To support the Angel Heart Pajama Project

We are partnering again with the Angel Heart Pajama Project in their effort
to provide new pajamas and books to children throughout our community
who are homeless, in shelters and in foster care. They fill requests from 48
different agencies and organizations throughout our community!
The Angel Heart Pajama Project is a local 501c3 non-profit organization. You
can learn more at

WHAT: Students can bring in new children’s pajamas for a child in need.
Donations should be:
• A complete set of new PJs or a gown
• In children’s sizes 0 to 12 (infant to 12 years old).
• Manufactured as pajamas to ensure they are flame retardant
• Monetary donations must be sent directly to Angel Heart Pajama Project.

HOW: Students should bring their PJ donations to their classroom.

• Drive Runs: Nov 27th- Dec 8th
• Pajama Day: Friday, December 2nd
Wear One/Share One: All students can wear their favorite PJs. (PJs must be school appropriate, no

• Pajama Packing Party at Manzanita: Saturday, Dec 9th from 9:00 – 11:30am
Families are encouraged to come help sort, fold and wrap the pajamas so they are ready to be sent out.
We will also be creating kindness notes for the kids receiving them.

For questions or more information on our Holiday Pajama Drive, please contact
Holiday Committee Co-Chair Karin Fiore at or
Ann Girvin at