september 2018

Providing Meals for those in Need

september 30th

Heartfelt Helpings was happy to serve a delicious lasagna, garlic bread and salad dinner to the homeless youth that participant in the Doors of Change Taking Music and Art to the street program. Thank you to Vons for donating the delicious pumpkin muffins that we served for dessert. A special thank you to Jessica & Nhu for being of service and creating a wonderful Light Up The LOVE - TM evening for everyone.



September 26th

Fall is back and so are our friends at Best Buddies SDSU! Together we prepared healthy brown bag lunches for the residents at the Alpha Project Bridge Shelter in downtown San Diego. Each nutritious lunch in a beautifully decorated bag created a Light Up The LOVE - TM moment for someone in need.

Special thanks to Julia and Hayley for organizing this event and to Angela, Jana, Kyle, Rebecca, Olivia, Juan, Katlynn, Anna, Delaney, Mika, Reagan, Sophia, Christine, Meghan, Michael, Jillian, Lisa, Samuel, Alejandra, Chandler, Hayley, Nicole, Taylor, Ivonne, Ariel L, Maddie, Courtney, Ariel M, Jessica, Morgan, Jan, Carla, Katie, Nora, Jenna, Michael, Ryan, Celine, Ubaldo, Kevin, Mayerling, Wesley, Kendall, Brenden and Baltazar to making time to make a difference in our community!

Thanks to the team at Alpha Project for creating a positive volunteer experience for Heartfelt Helpings. Thanks to Walmart San Diego - Murphy Canyon Rd, Vons and Feeding San Diego for the food donations that help make these meals possible.


september 23rd

Heartfelt Helpings provided another healthy meal for the homeless youth that participate in the Doors of Change Taking Music & Art to the Streets program. The lasagna, garlic cheese rolls and salad were enjoyed by everyone.

Thanks to Vons for the delicious banana bread & lemon cake. A special thank you to Denise for being of service and helping create a Light Up The LOVE - TM evening for everyone!



september 21st

Heartfelt Helpings and members from Alpha Gamma Delta at San Diego State University joined together to prepare a delicious and nutritious brown bag lunch for the residents at the Alpha Project Bridge Shelter in downtown San Diego.The meal was appreciated by all!


Bob McElroy CEO and Amy Gonyeau COO of Alpha Project were on site and stopped by to thank us and to help hand out a few lunches. Alpha Project continues to lead the effort to end hunger and homelessness in our community and we are grateful to play a part in the overall solution.  


Special thanks to Hannah, Samanna, Rylie, Caitlyn, Jacinda, Charity, Amber, Sarah L, Sarah N, Bailey, Erin, McKenna, Maddy, Lexi for taking time out of their busy fall schedules to prepare a healthy lunch for those in need and to Anneliese for organizing this Light Up the LOVE event!


Thanks to Walmart, Smart & Final, and Feeding San Diego for the food donations.  Together we continue to make a difference in our community!




September 16th

Heartfelt Helpings and members from the Del Sol Chapter of the National Charity League worked together to prepare a delicious meal for the residents at PATH Connections Housing in downtown San Diego.


Special thanks to the volunteers from Urban Angels and the US NAVY who came to help serve a hearty meal!  Thanks to Nicole, Jenna, Katherine, Lea, Linda, Frankie, Alexa, Stacey and Jason for taking time out of their busy weekends to be of service.  The hearty meal - BBQ Ribs, BBQ Chicken, Roast Beef, Spanish Rice, Spinach & Kale salad, rolls and assorted desserts were appreciated by all!


Thanks to WALMART, Smart & Final, and Vons for the generous food donations.  Together, we continue to Light Up The LOVE for those in need in our community.



september 14th

Heartfelt Helpings and members from the San Diego State University chapter of the Delta Sigma Pi organization came together today to prepare a nutritious brown bag lunch for the residents at the Alpha Project Bridge Shelter in down town San Diego. A Light Up The LOVE - TM way to start the new school year!

Special thanks to Lorin for organizing this event and to Phil, Jeremy, Alex, Maggie, Madison, Kate, Jack, Noor, Tatiana, Amy, Dakotah, Christopher, Erica, Haley, Sabrina, Kristi, Arthur, Christine, Aliea, Samantha, Benjamin, Kristina, Johanna, Stefany, Jonathan, Ali, Zach, Justin, Sam, Ruregi, Fenicia, and Madison for taking time out of their busy school schedules to be of service for those in need in our community.


September 9th

Heartfelt Helpings was happy to provide another healthy and hearty meal for the homeless youth that participate in the Doors of ChangeTaking Music & Art to the Streets program. The lasagna, salad and rolls were enjoyed by everyone!

A special thank you to Walmart San Diego - Murphy Canyon Rd for the coffee cake we served for dessert!  


September 2nd

Heartfelt Helpings was happy to provide a healthy meal for the homeless youth that participate in the Doors of Change Taking Music & Art to the Streets Program.  The hearty chili, salad, bread and yummy desserts were enjoyed by all!  "This chili is AWESOME!"


Thanks to Walmart and Vons for the food donations that helped to make this meal service a special Light Up The LOVE event.


Special thanks to Ira, my loving and supportive hubby, for taking time out of his holiday weekend to be of service to those in need in our community.