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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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Friday, November 24, 2017

New Helping Hands from Missouri Aid Ohio's Homeless.


Thank you Verlene, our newest pair of helping hands from the state of Missouri!  On the day when this photo was taken, we actually had sunlight coming through the windows....trust me, that's a rarity.  But, it does help you see the variety of colors she's used in her crocheted scarves.  My two favorites would be the 2 on the far left.  I like the purple one both in color and design.  And the mix of fall colors in the brownish-orange one is quite appropriate for this time of the year.

We thrilled to have you join us Verlene and look forward to seeing you here often on Bridge and Beyond.

Ohio's Homeless will be warmer with your donation of 5 scarves.  Many thanks, and please keep up the good work. 

We have 37 days in the year...if we try to make last years mark for scarves, we would need at least 5 scarves a day to be donated, plus 8 between tomorrow and the end of December.  WOW, don't think we're going to make that folks, but let's push a bit and see where we end up.

DONATIONS 2017
HATS:  252
SCARVES (Gators, Infinity Scarves)   198-5=193  
MITTENS:  +2
SLIPPERS: 52
RAIN PONCHOS: 205
COTTON WASHCLOTHS: +72
AFGHANS: 31
SOCKS: 120 
Misc, Ponchos, shawls, headbands etc aren't counted but very much appreciated.

**We started the year with the number of items we had donated last year, 2016; and will subtract our donations from that.  Using the end number for 2016 as the goal for the each item.  So, as the year continues you will see numbers decrease.  Our goal is to meet and surpass the number of items donated last year.**

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.

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    1. Yes it is, and thank you for visiting. It's appreciated.

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  2. Welcome Verlene! Very nice, warm looking scarves!

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    1. Thank you for your wonderful support with visits and comments!

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