On September 29th & 30th 2019, Hug Wraps hosted our 2 day Sew-A-Thon and it was a wonderful success!
All of our 92 Volunteers came together to make:
- 50 Hug Wraps
- 51 NICU blankets & 1 “I Spy Quilt” for Cooper Hosp.
- 15 placemats for Meals On Wheels
- 62 Clothing protectors/bibs, 150 Pillowcases & 1 quilt for Samaritan Hospice
- 43 Pillowcases for Compassionate Friends Therapeutic Riding Center
- 103 Pillowcases & toys/crafts/school supplies to Ronald McDonald House, Camden
- 100 Pillowcases for Nazareth Hospital Hospice floor
- 25 Hug Wraps to Nazareth Hosp radiation dept
- 25 random Hug Wraps to be given out over the next couple months
- 75 Pet blankets for AWA
- 50 Pet beds & cat food donations collected for “Along Comes Owen” feral cat rescue
- 61 Backpacks filled & 30 mats for the homeless delivered to 2 Police Departments
- 2 boxes filled with soap, shampoo, razors, laundry soap and snacks went to a homeless shelter
- A food drive collected donations given to 2 area food pantries.
A huge thank you to Olde City Quilts in Burlington, NJ for hosting us and to all the volunteers who gave their time at our event.
Highlights from the event: