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.

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thank you Cynthia B for this awesome donation of crocheted hats, scarves, and socks.  Cynthia hails from sunny Florida, The Sunshine State.  Love the hat designs, and extra thanks for tagging with the size.  So very helpful for me and the volunteers at the various shelters.  Nice dark scarves are always perfect for the homelss with limited if any ability to do laundry.  

Clean dry socks!!  So very important as we move into cold, damp central Ohio fall and winter weather.

Many thanks and please keep up the good work Cynthia.  Hope to see you here again on Bridge and Beyond.

**For anyone new to the blog, the counting below maybe confusing.  When 2016 began, we started with the number of items donated the previous year and are counting down in hopes of hitting and surpasses the number of items donated last year.**


2016 DONATIONS:
Hats:     37 - 16 = 21
Scarves:    +63 +5=+68
Mittens/Gloves/Wrist Warmers:  63
Slippers:   36
Rain Poncho's:   +106
Cotton Washcloths:  260
Afghans:  1 (wow folks, we're almost even with last year, so let's see how far beyond it we can go)
Socks:   102 -20 = 82
Cowls/Hoody Combo's, headbands:    1
Shawls and shrugs, ponchos, sweaters & vests etc +1
Misc: items like personal care, headbands etc and things don't fit into above categories aren't counted.


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 donation Cynthia! That is great you sent some socks as well. You are helping to keep many people warm in the cold weather that will be here soon.

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