The Thoughts & Gifts Project

Celebrating birthdays, celebrating you.
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Number of youth and seniors served in 2019!

Help us reach 100
by 12/31/19,
apply today!


1 PM to 5 PM
Dallas Resource Center
182 SW Academy Street in Dallas


Tuesdays through Thursdays:
12 PM to 6 PM
Historic Independence
Women’s Club
340 S 3rd Street in Independence



Recipients must be 0-18 or 65+, live in Polk County, and be eligible for federal assistance.

The primary parent/guardian must complete an application for each youth; seniors may self-apply or be referred.

Proof of need is not required.

Have questions? Contact us at 971-600-5026 orĀ

Want to help make a difference
in the lives of others on their birthday?

The Thoughts &
Gifts Project

The Thoughts & Gifts Project promotes the value and importance of underserved youth and seniors in Polk County, Oregon on their birthday. By providing birthday presents, cards, and parties, as well as age-appropriate books, we want all qualifying individuals to feel exceptional and appreciated on their special day.