Holiday Donations

Nick’s treats for the senior home!

Nick’s treats for the senior home. It was so neat because the staff was so amazed that Nick remembered and acknowledged them on Labor Day. They said that people always bring things in for Thanksgiving or Christmas, but he has been so great to remember them even during the small holidays. It is amazing how some sweet treats can make …

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Sweet Treats for the Seniors

For every holiday and special occasion, Nick sends some delicious home-made cookies and treats over to the assisted living residence near his own home. These delicious treats are created by Jacinthe Mitchell and are always a hit with the senior residents and care staff. It is always such a “sweet” and simple AOK that lets the residents know that they …

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Easter Egg Hunt at Costa Mesa Motor Inn

Nick and Brian Nix got together a great group of people to help out with an Easter Egg Hunt for the well-deserving children living at Costa Mesa Motor Inn. Brian ordered 1,000 eggs that were individually packed with candy by the hands of the disabled and mentally handicapped. The purchase helped to support their work and charity. Cole Baldwin, Nick’s …

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Hotel Cortez Fiesta

AOK started the New Year out right for 2011. Nick donated $1000 for the needy children of San Felipe to enjoy a day of fun. Every year the Hotel Cortez throws a huge fiesta for the local children and their families. Each child is given a fun day of food, games, and laughter thanks to sponsors and volunteers like AOK.

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New Years Cookies for Seniors

A note from Jacinthe about the cookie for seniors AOK. Hi Nick!! What a special opportunity it was to be a part of the New Years delivery to the Atria this weekend as many of the seniors there pulled me aside to ask me questions about the special Nick Baldwin or as they call you “St. Nick” they have all …

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Holiday Cookies for Seniors

This past October, Nick sent another delicious delivery to residents of Atria Senior Living. Jacinthe Mitchell created and decorated a large assortment of baked goods for the residents’ and staff’s enjoyment. All of the goodies were baked and presented in a Fall theme and hand-delivered by Jacinthe herself. Thank you Jacinthe for your collaboration on this AOK.

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Happy Halloween at Dwight’s House

Halloween this year was very festive at Dwight’s House. Twenty-five volunteers dressed up to celebrate with and serve the women of the shelter. Nick continued his AOK with a stop at Food4Less for more supplies and food for the shelter. It was a fun and festive day for the ladies at Dwight’s House, thanks to everyone who helped make it …

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Memorial Day Food Donation

Some much needed supplies for the Dwight’s House on Memorial Day!

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Easter at Dwight’s House

A very busy day at Dwight’s House feeding all those in need…

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Snacks for movie night

Lindsey from Texas delivers junk food to Dwight’s House for movie night!

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More food for the ladies at Dwight’s House

Nick and Brian Nix purchased more supplies and food for the shelter and this time Thanksgiving items started to make the list!

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Mother’s Day Gift Baskets

This past Mother’s Day, Grace Church in Yorba Linda, Ca hosted a Women’s Tea for the women of the Sheepfold Shelter. The Sheepfold Shelter is a woman’s home that provides a safe place for women and their children to live. Grace Church collected items for Mother’s Day baskets that were assembled and taken to the Sheepfold Shelter by the women …

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Easter Dinner

This past Sunday, while sitting in church, Nick Baldwin realized that it was time for another AOK. He and Brian Nix purchased fifteen 10lb. hams, six giant cans of pork and beans, fresh fruits, and vegetables for the women at Dwight’s House in Santa Ana, California. He delivered them in his truck to Dwight personally. Dwight wanted to show Nick …

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Cortez Hotel Raffle

About six months ago, Nick received another opportunity for an AOK. George, who owns the Cortez Hotel in San Felipe, asked him if he would like to participate in a raffle benefiting the local people. Nick purchased $1000 worth of raffle tickets because the money was going to be used to create food boxes for families in San Felipe. George …

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Christmas Party for Cutler Elementary

Another AOK team member was busy this past holiday season. Geoff Curzon, son of Melissa Curzon, threw a Christmas party for his friends and presented them with a unique opportunity to give. A large group of high school students and college students home on break came together and collected brand new school supplies for Cutler Elementary, an elementary school in …

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Thanksgiving Hot Meals

This year Nick was presented with a new opportunity to help people in need during the holiday season. Every year Calvary Chapel Tustin in California sends out request cards for people needing a hot meal on Thanksgiving Day and every year the people of the church purchase and make the food. This year 2800 people from all over Orange County …

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Annual Turkey & Ham Drive

Every year, for the past fifteen years, Nick organizes an “AOK Turkey and Ham Drive” for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter.  Over 300lbs. of turkey and ham are delivered each holiday to various food shelters throughout Orange County, California.  Nick began this tradition in 1993 in a humble fashion, he loaded up his car with as much turkey and ham that …

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Baked Goods for Senior Citizens

Nick’s AOK has donated baked goods to the residents of Atria Senior Living in San Juan Capistrano, Ca for years. Once a month and for every holiday delicious baked goods are created by Jacinthe and her team at Homemade by Jacinthe. These are hand delivered to the very thankful residents and staff. Nobody at Atria knows who Nick is and …

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