School is the worst ever but at least there are people I like there
it’s my birthday u have to reblog me sorry I dont make the rules ://
So I made an ac blog too. Please follow it so I can feel cool. http://reldacrossing.tumblr.com/
Bring socks!!!! #homeless #donate #homelessness
As are toiletries!
I would also advice NOT to buy wool socks because yes, they are warm, but wool shrinks very easily, some people are allergic to wool, and wet wool is one of the most uncomfortable things in the world.
Thick cotton socks would be best, they’d last the longest and be the easiest to take care of and clean.
Cotton is best. Always cotton
I feel the need to STRESS the necessity of socks. For the event AMOK through Random Acts this year, we went to DTLA to pass out donations. At one point we basically ran out and some of us broke off from the group to buy some more items. We ended up at a convenience store that had two boxes of cotton socks. We bought them and as we were walking one man asked us if we had socks. And we said “Yes.” and gave him a pair and then suddenly we were surrounded by individuals all asking for socks. We were out of socks in a few moments. I can say from personal experience that socks were the most important article of clothing that they wanted.
And as far as toiletries go, tampons. TAMPONS AND PADS. One woman was so excited, gracious, and thankful to receive tampons and pads, as it is a donation that seems to be overlooked. So please, of donations that could be given, while all articles of clothing and food and other necessities are more than welcome, socks and tampons and pads are largely needed.
And if you could spend the extra couple of bucks for special diabetic socks, you could save a homeless diabetic persons foot. Please.
Friends! If you haven’t already you should check out the feminist zine I co-created at IPFW! The first issue came out this week and I couldn’t be more excited! And note the Sexplanations blurb I included it in! Because there’s nothing better than staying safe and staying curious! DFTBA!
Jon Stewart Goes After Fox in Powerful Ferguson Monologue
I been waiting for the daily show to come back so they could cover this
Jon rip them boys a new asshole
This man. This. I’m just going to reblog this for the rest of forever.