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: #16
Current: 17

Monday, January 13, 2014

Ohio's Homeless Warmed by Knitter in Texas

 Thank you Maria R from Texas for this thoughtful donation of warm knitted mittens, scarves, hats, and booties/slippers.  what a nice variety of sizes and colors to keep people in need warm.  Thank you also for tagging with size....always super appreciated.

And what a nice afghan.  Blue is a good color for men or women, adults or teens.  This is sized nicely for a family afghan.  Click folks to see the details.  Very very nicely made!  The families that receive our afghans as a Welcome Gift are always thrilled..  Maria shared these were her first mittens and hats knitted...look what an awesome job she did.  Congrats Maria!

Please keep up the good work!

End of year totals not to far off, so please keep checking in.  While we are indeed into the new year, 2014...these and some remaining donations were received in 2013 and will therefore be added to 2013 totals.

2013 Donations:

Hats: 998+6=1004
Scarves: 620+2=622
Socks: 415
Afghans: 52+1=53
Slippers: 219+1=220
Rain Ponchos: 208
Mittens: 175+3=178
Cotton Wash Clothes: 784
Shawls, Sweaters, Vests, Poncho's, Skirts etc. : 17
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. Thank you Maria Theresa for the beautiful gift. The colors are lovely and always appreciate seeing colors that can be worn by the men. The Afghan is such a nice addition also and will be greatly appreciated by anyone who receives it. Such a well thought out project. Thank you for helping the Ohio Homeless. GOOD JOB

  2. Fabulous donation Maria Teresa! Everything is so nicely made and everyone who receives an item will be very happy.

  3. Great looking mittens & hats Maria! I have never made mittens, so congrats on learning how to make them! Very nice donation.

  4. Marj, Dorothy, and SSeger, thanks so much for your visits and supportive comments.

  5. Maria I love to knit mittens and learned not that long ago. I find knitting them rather addictive. Yours turned out BEAUTIFUL as did your hats and the Afghan is wonderful too! Thanks so much for using your time and talent to help the homeless and working poor!


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Where are You and Your Yarn From?

I'm trying to identify where everyone is from, partially for fun. Take a look at the map. Also, believe it will aid me in cases where we have several people with the same name. Please look at the lists of bloggers and non bloggers and see if I have the state you hail from. If not, please leave a comment and let me know.

Additionally, we've had help from Scotland, England, Germany Puerto Rico, Canada, and France! They don't appear on the map, but their help is still greatly appreciated.

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