SKIP Kits and Everyday Preparedness Tools

Contents of an emergency skip kit

Learn how to think like MacGyver and use the objects around you when faced with an emergency! Join representatives from CARD - Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters to learn how.

SKIP (Safety Kept In Place) Kits let you keep a few simple, extremely helpful items in a convenient location.  These basic items can let you be more prepared without spending a fortune.  Practice your creative thinking skills to learn how to be resourceful with everyday resources.

The training is both fun and informative. Participants will receive a free SKIP (Safety Kept in Place) Kit which includes:

  • Safety Lightstick
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Tissues
  • Emergency Blanket
  • Mini Flashlight
  • Whistle
  • Sharpie Marker

All are welcome to attend! Bring a Friend!



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Martin Luther King Jr. Branch

6833 International Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94621
Phone: (510) 615-5728