Gordon A. Bailey Middle School

Need assistance this holiday season? See a list of resources in our area.

Operation Blue Santa
The deadline to apply for Operation Blue Santa is fast approaching.  
The Austin Police Department's Operation Blue Santa works to provide toys and a meal to children in need during the holiday season.
If you'd like to apply you can visit the link above.  Please know, you can fill out the application online or in person.  However if you apply online you still must visit a neighborhood center, in person.  Information is on the website, with locations and dates, and attached to this email.  The deadline to apply is Tuesday, Nov. 25th.
Operation Turkey
Will deliver a Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving Day from 10am-1pm.
To apply, go to this website and click Request A Meal
Everyone deserves a hot meal on Thanksgiving. See fundraising and volunteer events for all three Operation Turkey Austin locations.


Thanksgiving Meals
There are a number of locations around the city that offer meals in celebration of Thanksgiving.  A calendar is attached with dates and locations.  You can also call 2-1-1, press option 1,  for more information.
Coats for Kids
Coats for Kids is set for Saturday, December 7th, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.  It will be at the Palmer Events Center,
900 Barton Springs Road.  Volunteers will be on hand to collect documents for verification of need.
Information is attached, or you can find more scoop here: