Winter 2017 Newsletter

Winter 2017 Newsletter
December 14, 2017 Alex Read
We all know that Heartwarmers makes a difference every time we attend a workshop and make fleece blankets and the other items that are donated to our local non-profit organizations, so it was no surprise that Mary Tomjack organized a special workshop at the Sisters City Hall for the National Make a Difference Day on October 28. This day was made even more special because the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) program in Central Oregon was selected to be the recipient of the blankets that were created that day.

Thirty four volunteers from Bend, Redmond and Sisters gathered together and made eighteen blankets that are ready to be given to abused and neglected children by their CASA advocate during their first meeting together.

Upcoming Events

Kiwanis Club of Sisters

Mary Tomjack will be speaking at the January 18, 2018 meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Sisters at Aspen Lakes Clubhouse to provide an update of Heartwarmers activities over the past year.

Know Volunteering—A Volunteer Expo

Sunday, January 21, Noon to 3 PM at the Downtown Bend Library

Heartwarmers will be participating in the 10th annual Know Volunteering—A Volunteer Expo. If you know someone who would like to learn more about Heartwarmers or who would like to volunteer, please let them know about this event.

Rotary Club of Bend

Mary Tomjack will be giving a presentation to the Rotary Club of Bend at their January 30, 2018 meeting in the Mountain Room of the Deschutes Brewery off of Colorado and Simpson

Holiday Shopping with Smile.Amazon.com

Be sure to add smile.Amazon.com to your computer when you shop on Amazon.com. You can designate HWB as your “non-profit of choice” and Amazon will donate .05% of the purchase price of eligible items to Heartwarmers.

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