Fill 'Blessing Bags' for Low-Income Senior at Wesley Woods


Wesley Woods is offering an opportunity for churches or individuals to "be a blessing" to low-income seniors this Christmas.

They are collecting "Blessing Bags" stuffed with donated items that are critical household items and healthy snacks for low-income residents. Items should be delivered by December 20, 2017. Find instructions and what to pack below:

Helpful Ideas and Instructions

  • Where possible, purchase travel sized items.
  • Have youth decorate each bag.
  • Include a personal handwritten note.
  • Use small brown paper gift bags with handle.
What to Pack

Household Items
  • Trash bags
  • 3-piece bath towel sets
  • Depends (Men + Women)
  • First aid kits
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Peroxide
  • Band aids
  • Antibiotic ointment
  • Hydrocortisone cream
  • Liquid laundry detergent
  • Dish washing liquid
  • Bleach
  • Paper towels
  • Gift Cards (Family Dollar, Wal-Mart, Kroger)
Healthy Snacks
  • Granola bars
  • Fruit
  • Trail mix
  • Raisins
  • Apple sauce
  • Bottled water
  • Sugar free candy
Delivery Instructions
After collecting the items listed above, please coordinate delivery with Kelly Harris at or (404) 728-6204.