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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.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Scarves for Ohio's Homeless

Thank you Marjorie!  What a nice group of warm soft scarves knitted in a variety of colors and styles to warm those in need.  Thank you so much for your thoughtful donation.  Scarves are used in a variety of ways to warm those in need.  Sometimes the. Obvious wrapped around ones neck,  sometimes worn as an extra layer on the chest under a not so warm coat, and or aroud the head and ears.

Please keep up the good work Marjorie, we hope to see you here often on Bridge and Beyond.  Please know YOU have made a difference.  An important one.

2016 DONATIONS:
Hats:     90
Scarves:  93-4=89
Mittens/Gloves/Wrist Warmers:  66
Slippers:   40
Rain Poncho's:   +106
Cotton Washcloths:  274
Afghans:  7
Socks:   124
Cowls/Hoody Combo's, headbands:   7
Shawls and shrugs, ponchos, sweaters & vests etc 0
Misc: items like personal care, headbands etc and things don't fit into above categories aren't counted.

Please note the category of shawl, shrugs, ponchos etc has reached our little goal, same as last year of 1.........but please please please.........don't let that stop you from making more of these items.  Likewise note we've definitely reached our goal for rain poncho's.  Rain ponchos's serve many purposes so we will probably still need some....down the line, but not for awhile.

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 comment:

  1. Very nice scarves Marjorie! Love the pattern on the brown one. What pattern is that?

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