AMB Designs 891 Ames Ave, Milpitas, CA95035 AMB Design specializes in balloon and event decor for private, corporate and social events. Some of the festivities they…More decorate include: picnics, health fairs, trade shows, holiday parties, weddings, birthdays and anniversaries. This event-decor supplier also creates delectable gift baskets that have assortments of combinations including candies, cookies, popcorn, chips with salsa, cheese spreads and crackers.
This nonprofit is best known for its fall Backpack Drive when it delivers 17,000 school bags stuffed with supplies to…More kids who need it the most. For the most part, it's a hub for individuals and companies alike to donate time and money to benefit Bay Area children who receive free or reduced price lunches at school.
Both middle schools in Milpitas and a host of elementary schools receive backpacks, including Zanker, Weller, Spangler, Rose, Randall, Pomeroy and Burnett. With a full-time staff of 16, the Family Giving Tree depends on 750 volunteers a year.
The holiday gift drive produces more toys and clothes than backpacks. According to the program director, 65,000 gifts are distributed to agencies close to Christmas time.
True to its name, everything in this store is one dollar or less. Have limited cash on hand? Before you head out to…More shop at a regular store for something you need, be sure to check out the Dollar Tree--and bring an extra-large shopping bag. This store carries a huge selection of party items, greeting cards, gift bags, stationary, seasonal/holiday items, household items, health and personal items, toys, arts and crafts, school supplies, teachers' supplies and much more.
You can also stay home and shop online. Gift cards are available and you get free shipping. It's possible to buy items in bulk online. Dollar Tree regularly features specials both at the store and on the web.