Although we can’t gather at this time, we can make a difference from a distance. We are excited to have you join WISH at this virtual event. Participating in a virtual event means you complete your activity during the event time frame in a location of your choice.
How to participate:
1. RSVP ON FACEBOOK by clicking this link. Invite friends to participate.
2. DOWNLOAD AND PRINT the WISH “Distantly Social” passport. Write in your own phrase, drawing, name, emoji, picture, etc. Show us what you’ve got! We could all use some fun in these difficult times, so enjoy being creative.
3. CHOOSE YOUR CAUSE. Pick one activity from the list below and complete your activity during the event time frame.
Donate food or money to Family Medicine Center (FMC) Food Pantry. FMC has partnered with the Food Bank for Larimer County to provide a fresh food pantry to serve those suffering from food insecurity in our community. The pantry is open to all (patients and non-patients). ►Donate food by bringing it to FMC at 1025 Pennock Place, Suite 109, Fort Collins. Food donations must be dropped off during pantry hours: Tue/Wed/Fri 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Thu 12–5 p.m. ►Donate money by using our online donation page—select FMC Food Pantry as your designation.
Donate blood at our blood drive on June 4. WISH is hosting a blood drive for the UCHealth Garth Englund Blood Center (GEBC) 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Thursday, June 4. ►Click here to sign up. ►Unavailable on June 4? Contact GEBC to schedule an individual appointment: GEBC Fort Collins – 970.495.8965 or GEBC Loveland – 970.624.1510.
Create and display a thank you sign or banner. Use your creativity and make a sign, banner, or chalk art to thank front-line workers. Display your creation in your yard or driveway, or place it at a local UCHealth hospital.
Give to the Health Care Worker Emergency Relief Fund. This fund helps health care workers who need assistance with expenses and hardships related to COVID-19. These employees are facing the same uncertainties and lifestyle disruptions as all of us—while working tirelessly to support the community’s health. ►Click here to donate.
4. POST & SHARE. Take a photo of you completing your activity with your “Distantly Social” passport. Use the hashtag #WISHNoCo. Let others see how you are supporting your cause and our community. Share your photo on your personal social media as well as the WISH Facebook event and see what other WISH members are doing.
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