SAN FRANCISCO — Silver Bells is a person of Kimochi’s longest-functioning, most common fundraising gatherings – a large community collecting location and a getaway shopper’s dream. This yr, the annual celebration will be held on line beginning Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 10 a.m. by means of Friday, Dec. 10, 5 p.m.
Buyers can log on to www.kimochi-inc.org to get started off buying.
On the site, buyers will obtain guidelines to log on and get started buying the hand-crafted goods from 60+ additionally artisans. Objects incorporate ceramics, jewelry, scarves, bags, T-shirts, greeting playing cards to cookies and brittle, wine and sake. By means of the generosity of collaborating artisans, a part of the proceeds will gain Kimochi systems and providers.
Seniors have lengthy been the most loyal consumers of our Silver Bells occasion, but they could be significantly less acquainted with on line browsing. Kimochi is encouraging family members, or mates and caregivers, to gather properly and require their seniors and shop alongside one another. It is an chance for vacation pleasurable and staves off isolation in particular in the course of the constraints of shelter-in-area. Use code Kimochi at check out.
The COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating to so many, but it has disproportionately influenced seniors, who are generally isolated or distant from family members and depend on Kimochi’s food items program and support with each day dwelling. The need has swelled about the past months and the pandemic is not lifting at any time quickly. Your participation in Silver Bells and the generosity of taking part distributors enable to aid seniors through this particularly tricky calendar year.
Kimochi, Inc. is a nationally identified, neighborhood support organization that has been supporting seniors for over 50 many years. Kimochi presents a continuum of culturally delicate plans and companies to assistance Bay Spot seniors, irrespective of ethnicity, preserve their dignity and independence. Kimochi serves 3,000 Bay Area seniors and their people and caregivers annually – and now extends assistance into San Mateo County.
Considering that shelter-in-area orders were being enacted in March 2020, Kimochi moved rapidly to refocus all products and services on the most urgent senior demands: get-out and property-sent foods, and socially-distanced social providers to shield their well being, basic safety and nicely-staying throughout this demanding time.
Kimochi, Inc. is situated at 1715 Buchanan St. in San Francisco Japantown. For far more details, call (415) 931-2294 or go to www.kimochi-inc.org.