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Donation to Humanitarian Service Project

Junior League PIBsJunior League of Kane & DuPage Counties, Inc. donated 31 “Party in a Bag Kits” to Humanitarian Service Project (HSP) on Friday, September 27. This was part of the League’s Done in Day projects.

Part of HSP’s Children’s Birthday Project, the party kits contain birthday cake mix, candles streamers, balloons and decorative plates, cups and napkins.  All the necessities for throwing a great birthday party are included!

Children’s Birthday Project reaches out to children ages 3 to 11 who live in poverty in DuPage and Kane Counties. HSP’s goal is to create wonderful memories to last a lifetime by giving birthday packages to children on their most special day — their birthdays! HSP provides gifts to 900 children a year. There are over 37,500 children under 18 years old in DuPage and Kane Counties who are living at or below the poverty level. Read more about the Children’s Birthday Project.

JLKD has been longtime supporters of HSP and in the past have volunteered their time wrapping gifts for CBP and have also donated other beautiful birthday kits and school supplies for the children.  Thanks to HSP for continuing it mission to alleviate the pain and suffering that poverty brings to needy seniors and children living in DuPage and Kane Counties, Illinois, without distinction of gender, race, creed, caste, or color.