Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Mark Your Calendar! Blanket Making Bash 2009!
The folks in Bowie, MD (just east of Washington, DC) are gearing up for their 2009 marathon to make as many Blankets of Hope as they can in one day.
We (yes, I joined in!) busted their record last year, and we'd love to have your help to do it again.
These hand-assembled fleece blankets get placed in Soldiers' Angels' "First Response Backpacks" which are sent to our combat support hospitals in Afghanistan and Iraq and to our Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany.
Click HERE and scroll down to see some words of appreciation for these wonderful blankets.
Mark Saturday, October 3rd, on your calendar and plan to join us in Bowie, MD between 8am and 4pm (or until the fleece runs out!) !
Additional details coming soon.
Come join the fun, even if you only have an hour or two to spare!