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

Friday, January 9, 2015

Afghans and Hats for the Homeless

 What a fun and interesting color combination for a ripple afghan.  This crocheted ripple afghan is crocheted and donated by our friend Diana K, you saw the first part of her recent donation back a few posts.  Scroll if you missed it folks.  These colors are very fall like and the bright green really makes the whole thing pop.  The afghan will be loved by the family receiving it.  Nice work Diana.
 Diana's been busy...look at all these crocheted hats.  Lots of heads will be warmed.  Appreciate those solid darker colors........great not only for men, but work so well for all.  The hat style has a nice brim which makes the portion by the ears warmer, and or can be unrolled for added length........great style for fitting lots of different head sizes.
Looks the same, but it's sorta different.  This little ghan will be perfect for either a little girl or little boy, could also be used as a lapghan.  You can see it's slightly different in color then the larger family ghan above.  

Keep up the good work Diana K.

**remember folks larger donations are divided up to reduce the number of pictures per post and give the blog better coverage.**

Have you noticed any changes on the blog???
Please stay tuned folks for totals.  All items received prior to the end of 2014 will be tallied in that year, even though the posts will appear in the year 2015.  

Hats: 908+23=931
Scarves: 489
Socks: 199
Afghans: 30+2=32
Slippers: 108
Rain Ponchos: 61
Mittens & Gloves:130
Wrist Warmers/Fingerless gloves: 4
Cotton Washcloths: 331
Misc. (Shawls, Sweaters, Vests, Poncho's, Skirts, cowls/mobius,  and Shrugs 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. Dianne , very nice work on the afghan, but I like the colors on the hats. Nice work Dianne for the homeless. Rosemarie.

  2. The afghans are a great color and look so warm, along with many more warm heads.

  3. What a wonderful donation Diana! Love the afghans. The colors go together so great. They look so warm. And then the hats! Such nice colors that you used. They also look so warm. Thank you for all the work that you did on your donation.


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