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01.01.2020

Thanks Reston Serenity Smiles for your very generous donation to our sleeping bag fundraising initiative to support the homeless community this winter!

Today I handed out 2 sleeping bags in DC, one to Mitch and the other to Richard. They both said thank you and wished everyone a happy new year!

Want to give back and help someone in need this new year?

Click here to learn more and to donate to this great cause..

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23.12.2019

It's almost Christmas and we handed out about 12 sleeping bags so far.. I just ordered about 20 more on Amazon this morning. If you want to donate to purchase sleeping bags for the homeless please click here: https://www.barberafoundation.org/upcomingevents

They make great Christmas gifts!

Special shout out to Kevin Ahearn and Andrew Roberts (good friends from Forestville Elementary School and Langley High School) for donating to this cause. I really ap...

16.12.2019

What a great weekend! After 2 toy drives and $1,000 of donations spent buying toys at Walmart, we managed to deliver a whole van full of toys to Myanna's Heart (www.myannasheart.com), a non-profit organization that provides toys and other supplies to kids who are recovering from heart surgeries in the hospitals. Thanks to everyone who helped make this initiative possible! 

Want to volunteer for events just like this? Barbera Foundation suppor...

11.12.2019

“What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good.” -Aristotle

Today we helped out Vanessa who was very happy to receive a sleeping bag especially considering that it will get down to the low 20s tonight in DC. She said "I'll be sleeping warm tonight!" And I said "amen, that sleeping bag is meant for 0 degree temps!"

Shout out to John Glassley for his contribution to our on-going initiative to deliver sleeping bags to the homeless during the...

08.12.2019

Today Kevin Barbera and Iuliana Boghean participated in the "Jingle all the Way 15k" to support Ainsley's Angels (www.ainsleysangles.org). This organization allows runners to assist those with disabilities in participating in running events (including marathons, 15k, 10k, 5k, etc.) This run was very inspirational and was an overall great experience! In the future, Barbera Foundation will host charitable events geared towards raising money for Ainsley'...

04.12.2019

Giving back and assisting those less fortunate helps me personally keep things in perspective and appreciate everything that I have in my life.. family, friends, a good job, a roof over my head, food, physical and mental health, etc.

There will always be hurdles, obstacles, and problems in life, but often times they pale in comparison with what others are going through.

Throughout the winter, I try to help the homeless by providing them with sleeping ba...

03.12.2019

Shopping spree anyone? Barbera Foundation is purchasing toys for kids in hospitals this Christmas and we need YOUR help! Register in the link below and we will give you $100 to spend on toys for this great cause! 

Please register here: https://www.barberafoundation.org/events/shopping-spree

29.11.2019

Special thanks to McCabe World Travel and Damian McCabe for their generous donation to purchase sleeping bags for the homeless this winter. I delivered a few on my way into work this morning!

Want to keep someone in need warm this winter? Visit www.barberafoundation.org/upcomingevents to volunteer/donate!

Thanks!

18.10.2019

Thanks to all of our volunteers who came out this week to paint pumpkins with elderly people living at a health and rehab center! 

For more volunteer opportunities, please feel free to click here! 

www.barberafoundation.org/upcomingevents

We need volunteers to help serve Thanksgiving! 

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Thanks! 

02.10.2019

Thanks to all of our amazing volunteers who helped to prepare and serve dinner at a low income elderly home this weekend! We served about 100-150 people and had just the right amount of food! 

Want to volunteer for a dinner service similar to this for Thanksgiving? Register today by clicking here: www.barberafoundation.org/upcomingevents 

Take a look at some of the pictures from the event below!

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