Instead of presents, invite your friends to bring canned food items, or ask them to make a donation to the Food Bank. Then at the party you can make a big card or poster about your collection and send it to the Food Bank with your donations.
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You can also donate a birthday party bag to a low-income child. We will pack a bag of party supplies like cake mixes, candles, paper goods, and coloring pages, etc, and help a child have a happy birthday! Donate today and provide a birthay party for only $10! (external link)