Distribution of Items:

Hat and scarf sets being pinned with a prayer by our volunteers.
Hat and scarf sets being pinned with a prayer by our volunteers.

Volunteers sort over 9,900 hats, scarves, lap robes and baby blankets before pinning a prayer on each item.  Boxes are then packed with the number of items requested for each organization which are then distributed in the Central Ohio community. 

 

2014 Outreach News:
 

39 Central Ohio area organizations received over 9,900 items this year.   We are so blessed to have over 100+ people involved during the year knitting and crocheting, and many kind benefactors who donate yarn and the funds to purchase yarn as well.

 

Agencies receiving items this year included:

YWCA Downtown

Interfaith Hospitality Network, YWCA Family Center
St. Matthew's Church Christmas Store

Star Drop in Teen Center
J.O.I.N. (Joint Organizations for Inner-City Needs)
St. Dominick Church
Run The Race, Inner City Grades 1-7
St. Stephen's
G.R.I.N. (Gahanna Residents in Need)
Faith Mission
St. Vincent dePaul Center
Bishop Griffin Center, Christ the King

Rosehill Elementary
Rotary Teen Christmas
A Touch of Comfort
Easthaven Elementary School
Friends Ministry

Shepards Place

ARC Industries

Christ Child Ministries
St. James the Less
The Open Shelter
Mother Angeline McCory Manor
Bonning Nursing Home
New Albany Care Center

National Church  Residences

Capital Kids Sullivant

Joseph's Coat

Vinton County, OH, St. Frances Center

Broadleigh Elementary School

Touching Little Lives

Arbors East

Tridia Hospice

Central Ohio Youth for Christ

Mt. Olivet Baptist Church

St. Phillip the Apostle

Father Adam, Portsmouth - 2 Parishes

Women's Care Center

Emeritus at Chestnut Hill


It is always a true blessing packing up the items, loading them for pick-up or delivering them to such worthy organizations as gifts for those in need.