Each year, five different churches host the MAT Program over the winter months. St. Laurence will be hosting in January. Each guest is provided with a mat and blanket for sleeping, morning breakfast, a bagged lunch, as well as transportation to and from the church. The following donations are needed now and throughout january.
Clothing: Jeans, T-shirts, Hoodies, Jackets, Sweatpants, Underwear, Socks (wool blend), Gloves, Toques, Shoes
Personal Items: Combs, Brushes, Toothbrushes, Razors, Deodorant, Facecloths, Backpacks
Breakfast Items: Cereal, Quick Oats (not individual), Pancake Mix, Syrup, Tinned Fruit, Peanut Butter, Jam, Honey
Lunch Items: Fruit Cups, Jello Cups, Soft Granola Bars, Cookies, Crackers, Snack Foods, Juice Boxes (small)
Drinks: Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Drink Crystals, Juice (1 litre), Bottled Water
Miscellaneous: Ketchup, Mustard, Mayonnaise, Sugar, Paper Lunch Bags, Napkins, Plastic Spoons, Grocery Gift Cards