Mission Statement

Our mission is to warm those in need through knitting, crocheting, looming and quilting. Our NEW hand made items provide hope to those living outdoors and those in temporary shelters. We provide for Men, Women, and Children in Central Ohio all year long. Specific details available by clicking item specific tabs, or the Who we Help Tab. If you have further questions, please contact me via the contact form. ALL DONATIONS MUST INCLUDE A NOTE WITH AN EMAIL ADDRESS.



Goal: 36
Start: #19
Current: 20

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Crocheted Donations from the Heart Warm those in Need

Barbara F has crocheted and donated hats, scarves and a mobius along with personal care items she collected on a recent trip.  Nice color and size variations on the hats Barbara, many thanks!

She's also included a re-useable swifter cover for me.  Wasn't that sweet!  I wanted to share it with you all.  Click to enlarge the picture, it's the pretty orange in the middle.  Also, you can see the photo of how it works.  Thought I'd share this idea with you all.  If you're busy making gifts for the upcoming holidays and need ideas.......this is a great one.  What a wonderful stocking stuffer it would be.  Need a couple items on hand for a last minute exchange.........why not whip up a couple of these and have them at the read.  Great idea Barbara, many thanks!  I love being environmental friendly so this surely beats buying those packages of cleaner pads to put on, use once and throw away.

2013 Donations:

Hats: 651+5=656
Scarves: 406+3=409
Socks: 251
Afghans: 43
Slippers: 189
Rain Ponchos: 208
Mittens: 98
Cotton Wash Clothes: 654
Shawls, Sweaters, Vests, Poncho's, Skirts etc. : 16
Misc. Items: include personal care, headbands, hand-warmers, cowls/gators/neckwarners and all meal prep related items, Dolls, associated items, stuffed/crocheted/knitted toys... etc aren't tabulated.

All donations regardless of size and number are valued. All donations are appreciated. The Power of One is awesome, and when we work together The Power of One becomes The Power of Many.


  1. WHAT CAN I SAY BARBARA! It is just lovely. Colors are all so nice and will be so appreciated by anyone lucky enough to receive it.Thank you for being a friend to the homeless. GOOD JOB!

  2. Hi Sandy,

    Just wanted to correct you that I made that afghan. I mailed it along with the hats and scarves from the previous post. Thanks Liz E

  3. Gees Liz, got my notes mixed up, thanks for catching it.

  4. Beautiful afghan Liz. Thanks for donating it to the Ohio homeless.The neutral colors make it good for both men and women. Will make a lovely addition to anyones home. GOOD JOB.

  5. Nice donation Barbara! Very nice sets.


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Where The People Who Donate Come From, is your state represented?