Sunday, January 26, 2020

CHALLENGE #4 - 2020

HOPE, Inc.
Fairmont, West Virginia
HOPE, Inc. is a private non-profit agency which offers shelter and confidential supportive services to victims of sexual assault or domestic violence and their families. For those victims in unsafe situations, HOPE provides food, clothing and shelter in a safe and supportive environment. We would like to show our support by sending the following:
SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS
20 Women’s, Small - STILL NEED 20
35 Women’s, Medium - STILL NEED 35
10 Women’s, Large - STILL NEED 10
6 Men/Teen Boy - STILL NEED 6
8 Preteen Girl - STILL NEED 8
8 Preteen Boy - STILL NEED 8
8 Youth Girl - STILL NEED 8
8 Youth Boy - STILL NEED 8
8 Toddler Girl - STILL NEED 8
8 Toddler Boy - STILL NEED 8
6 Baby booties (neutral colors) - STILL NEED 6
125 Washcloths - STILL NEED 125
PLEASE MAIL BY: February 24, 2020
MAILING ADDRESS:
Hope, Inc.
ATTN: Angelica Felvus
P.O. Box 626
Fairmont, WV 26555
If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team

Monday, January 20, 2020

CHALLENGE #3 - 2020 - is Complete !

GULF COAST CENTER for NONVIOLENCE, INC.
Biloxi and Pascagoula, Mississippi
Since opening it’s doors in 1977, the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence has provided assistance to more than 20,000 women, children, and men. The Center has two shelter facilities that provide services to victims of domestic violence in six southern Mississippi counties.
SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS
22 Women’s, Small - DONE
25 Women’s, Medium - DONE
8 Women’s, Large - DONE
5 Teen boys - DONE
10 Preteen girls - DONE
10 Preteen boys - DONE
10 Youth girls - DONE
10 Youth boys - DONE
10 Toddler girls - DONE
10 Toddler boys - DONE
5 Baby booties (neutral colors) - DONE

125 Washcloths - DONE
PET COZIES ***Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted, or sewn, but must be washable! Knitted or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave and fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #6 bulky yarn.) Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting in between layers and stitched from corner to corner so the batting doesn’t bunch up when washed.***
5 Extra Large (36” x 36”) - DONE
PLEASE MAIL BY: February 18, 2020

MAILING ADDRESS:

Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence, Inc.
ATTN: Patricia Boyou
9011 River Birch Drive
Biloxi, MS 39532


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team


Monday, January 13, 2020

CHALLENGE #2 - 2020 is Complete !

INTERIOR ALASKA CENTER for NON-VIOLENT LIVING
Fairbanks, Alaska


The IAC provides programs to address domestic violence, sexual assault, child sexual abuse, suicide intervention, and crisis services for victims of other violent crimes. Although IAC is located in the city of Fairbanks, they also serve the Fairbanks North Star Borough and outlying areas as well as Interior Alaska, encompassing 42 villages. This is a repeat shelter for PSP as we sent slippers in 2018. We would like to send the following:

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

32 Women’s, Small. -  DONE

33 Women's Medium - DONE
20 Women’s, Large. -  DONE
10 Teen boys. -          DONE
12 Preteen girls -        DONE
12 Preteen boys -       DONE
12 Youth girls.  -        DONE
12 Youth boys. -        DONE
12 Toddler girls -        DONE
12 Toddler boys -       DONE
5 Baby girl booties -   DONE
5 Baby boy booties -  DONE
175 Washcloths -       DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: February 10, 2020
MAILING ADDRESS:
Interior Alaska Center for Non-Violent Living
726 - 26th Avenue, Suite #1
Fairbanks, AK 99701


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team

Monday, January 6, 2020

CHALLENGE #1 - 2020 is Complete !



CITRUS ABUSE SHELTER ASSOCIATION (CASA)
Inverness, Florida


“Educate, Intervene, Empower.” CASA was established in 1983 with local volunteers who had a mission to empower victims of domestic violence to become independent. Between July 1, 2017-June 20, 2018, they provided services to 1,261 survivors of domestic violence, developed 1,462 safety plans, provided 7,023 shelter nights, and answered 958 crisis/emergency phone calls. To show our support, PSP would like to send the following:


SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

16 Women’s, Small - DONE
17 Women’s, Medium - DONE

17 Women’s, Large - DONE
2 Teen Boys - DONE
5 Preteen Girls - DONE
5 Preteen Boys - DONE
5 Youth Girls - DONE
5 Youth Boys - DONE
5 Toddler Girls - DONE
5 Toddler Boys - DONE
4 Baby Girl Booties - DONE
4 Baby Boy Booties - DONE
90 Washcloths - DONE


PET COZIES ***Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted, or sewn, but must be washable! Knitted or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave and fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #6 bulky yarn.) Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting in between layers and stitched from corner to corner so the batting doesn’t bunch up when washed.***


2 small (20” x 20”) - DONE
2 medium (24” x 24”) - DONE
2 large (24” x 30”) - DONE


PLEASE MAIL BY: February 3rd, 2020


MAILING ADDRESS:
CASA
ATTN: Sunshine Arnold
P.O. Box 205
Inverness, FL 34451


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team


Monday, December 30, 2019

Challenge #60-2019

This challenge is complete!

BATTERED WOMEN AND CHILDREN’S SHELTER
San Antonio, Texas

This is a repeat shelter as we originally sent slippers to the Battered Women and Children’s Shelter in 2017. They were very excited when asked if they would like more! Let’s head to the Lone Star State. This is a large shelter -- many hearts and toes to warm!

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

46 Women’s, Small - DONE
47 Women’s, Medium - DONE
47 Women’s, Large - DONE
10 Teen boys/men -  DONE
15 Preteen girls - DONE
15 Preteen boys - DONE
15 Youth girls - DONE
15 Youth boys. - DONE
10 Toddler girls - DONE
10 Toddler boys - DONE
10 Baby girl booties - DONE
10 Baby boy booties - DONE

250 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: January 27, 2020

MAILING ADDRESS:

Battered Women and Children’s Shelter
ATTN: Mari Sandoval
2617 N. Main St.
San Antonio, TX 78212

If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Holiday Greetings

The Pink Slipper Project is currently on Holiday break. Our next challenge will be on December 30, 2019.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

CHALLENGE #59-2019

Challenge is Complete!

HOPE’S DOOR NEW BEGINNING CENTER
Plano, Texas

Established in 1985, Hope’s Door in Plano housed domestic abuse victims in community hotels until their shelter opened in 1989. Hope’s Door also has a shelter in Garland, TX, and in 2017, the shelters housed 573 adults and children. PSP would like to show our support and send the following:


SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

50 Women’s Slippers - DONE
5 Men/Teen Boys - DONE
8 Preteen Girls - DONE
8 Preteen Boys - DONE
8 Youth Girls - DONE
8 Youth Boys - DONE
8 Toddler Girls - DONE
8 Toddler Boys - DONE
5 Baby Booties (neutral colors) - DONE

100 Washcloths - DONE


PLEASE MAIL BY: December 23, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Hope’s Door
New Beginning Center
ATTN: Beth Robinson
860 F Avenue Suite 100
Plano, TX 75074


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.


Please feel free to join our group there, too!



The PSP Team

Sunday, November 17, 2019

CHALLENGE #58 - 2019

This challenge is complete!

DOVES of Gateway
Morehead, Kentucky

DOVES (Domestic Violence Emergency Services) serves six counties in Kentucky with a 28-bed emergency shelter. In addition to the domestic violence shelter, they offer a help line, case management, counseling, assistance in finding housing, and legal advocacy. DOVES is a repeat shelter for PSP as we sent slippers and washcloths in August of 2018. The shelter would like more so let’s send the following:

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

15 Women’s, Small - DONE
15 Women’s, Medium- DONE
15 Women’s, Large - DONE
4 Men/Teen Boys - DONE
8 Preteen Girls -DONE
8 Preteen Boys - DONE
8 Youth Girls - DONE
8 Youth Boys - DONE
8 Toddler Girls - DONE
8 Toddler Boys - DONE
3 Baby Girl booties - DONE
3 Baby Boy booties - DONE


100 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: December 16

MAILING ADDRESS:

DOVES of Gateway
ATTN: Melissa Cooper
P.O. Box 1012
Morehead, KY 40351


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!



The PSP Team

Monday, November 11, 2019

CHALLENGE #57-2019

WHITE MOUNTAIN SAFE HOUSE - Challenge is complete!
Show Low, Arizona

“Our ultimate goal is to provide shelter, support, and advocacy to survivors of domestic violence in order to provide them with the options to move forward in their lives and become self-sufficient and independent members of the local community, as well as maintain a life free from abuse.” PSP would like to show our support and send the following:

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

12 Women’s, Small - DONE
12 Women’s, Medium - DONE
11 Women’s, Large - DONE
2 Men/Teen Boys - DONE
6 Preteen Girls - DONE
6 Preteen Boys - DONE
6 Youth Girls - DONE
6 Youth Boys - DONE
6 Toddler Girls - DONE
6 Toddler Boys - DONE
4 Baby Booties (neutral colors) - DONE

75 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: December 9th, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:
     White Mountain SAFE House
     ATTN: Becky
     1801 W. Deuce of Clubs
     Show Low, AZ 85901

f you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Challenge #56-2019

Challenge 56-2019 is Complete

BETHANY HOUSE of NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Alexandria, Virginia

“Bethany House eliminates domestic violence one family at a time by assisting victims through our emergency shelter.” It provides temporary housing for four months with a two-year Aftercare program. Bethany House has an established track record of successfully addressing the needs of victims of domestic violence and their children since 1979.

SLIPPERS (No washcloths requested)

*NOTE: All youth and children’s slippers except the teen boys need to be in neutral colors suitable for either a boy or a girl.

11 Women’s slippers  - DONE
2 Teen boys slippers  - DONE
5 Preteen slippers      - DONE
5 Youth slippers          - DONE
5 Toddler slippers       - DONE
2 Baby Booties           -  DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: December 5, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Bethany House of Northern Virginia
6601 Little River Turnpike
Suite 110
Alexandria, VA 22312


If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team

Monday, November 4, 2019

Challenge #55-2019

CHALLENGE #55-2019 is complete!

CHILDREN’S INN
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Established in 1893, Children’s Home Society is South Dakota’s oldest human services, nonprofit organization and served as the state’s primary orphanage and adoption agency for more than 70 years. In 1977, Children’s Inn opened to provide emergency shelter for women and children who were victims of domestic violence, child abuse, and neglect. Children’s Inn and Children’s Home Society merged in 1998 and they serve families, individuals, and children of all ages who are victims of domestic violence, abuse and/or neglect, or traumatic life events. This is a repeat shelter for PSP. They are interested in receiving more slippers!

SLIPPERS (No washcloths requested)

11 Women’s, Small - DONE
12 Women’s, Medium- DONE
11 Women’s, Large - DONE
6 Preteen Girls - DONE
6 Preteen Boys - DONE
6 Youth Girls - DONE
6 Youth Boys - DONE
6 Toddler Girls - DONE
6 Toddler Boys - DONE
5 Baby booties (neutral colors) - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: December 2, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Children’s Inn
ATTN: Staci Kropuenske
409 N. Western Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104-5607

If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!
The PSP Team

Monday, October 28, 2019

CHALLENGE #54-2019


ALASKA FAMILY SERVICES -- CHALLENGE IS COMPLETE!
Palmer, Alaska

The Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault program provides an emergency shelter for women and their children escaping abusive situations. Their facility has 32 beds and is the only nationally accredited shelter of its kind in Alaska. They also allow pets, so we would like to send cozies in addition to the slippers and washcloths.

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

11 Women’s, Small - DONE
12 Women’s, Medium - DONE
12 Women’s, Large - DONE
4 Teen Boys - DONE
6 Preteen Girls - DONE
6 Preteen Boys - DONE
6 Youth Girls - DONE
6 Youth Boys - DONE
6 Toddler Girls - DONE
6 Toddler Boys - DONE
5 Baby Booties (neutral colors) - DONE

80 Washcloths - DONE

PET COZIES ***Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted, or sewn, but must be washable! Knitted or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave and fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #6 bulky yarn.) Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting in between layers and stitched from corner to corner so the batting doesn’t bunch up when washed.***

2 small (20” x 20”) - DONE
2 medium (24” x 24”) - DONE
1 large (24” x 30”) - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: November 26, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Heather Miller
Alaska Family Services
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program
1825 S. Chugach St.
Palmer, AK 99645

If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!

The PSP Team

Monday, October 21, 2019

Challenge 53-2019



CHALLENGE #53 - 2019 is completed!


WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER
Newport, Rhode Island

“Leading domestic violence prevention through the empowerment of individuals and the community by providing advocacy, education and support services.”

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS

20 Women’s, Small - DONE
20 Women’s, Medium- DONE
20 Women’s, Large - DONE
6 Teen Boys - DONE
8 Preteen Girls - DONE
8 Preteen Boys - DONE
8 Youth Girls - DONE
8 Youth Boys - DONE
8 Toddler Girls - DONE
8 Toddler Boys -  DONE
3 Baby Girl Booties - DONE
3 Baby Boy Booties - DONE

120 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: November 20, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Women’s Resource Center
ATTN: Neyda DeJesus
114 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840



If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!

The PSP Team


Monday, October 14, 2019

CHALLENGE #52-2019

CRISIS CENTER, INC.
Grand Island, Nevada

*** Challenge is Completed ***

"No one should have to walk alone." Crisis Center, Inc. maintains two safe shelters in the Grand Island area, and assures that victims have everything they need to create a safe and strong life for themselves and their families.

We would like to show our support and send the following:

Slippers & Washcloths

10 Women's Small - DONE
10 Women's Medium - DONE
10 Women's Large - DONE
5 Preteen Girls - DONE
5 Preteen Boys - DONE
5 Youth Girls - DONE
5 Youth Boys - DONE
5 Toddler Girls - DONE
5 Toddler Boys - DONE
3 Baby Booties (neutral colors) - DONE

65 Washcloths - DONE

PET COZIES *** Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted, or sewn, but must be washable! Knitted or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave and fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #6 bulky yarn.) Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting in between layers and stitched from corner to corner so the batting doesn't bunch up when washed. ***

2 small (20" x 20") - DONE
2 medium (24" x 24") - DONE
2 large (24" x 30") - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: November 13, 2019

MAILING ADDRESS:

Crisis Center, Inc.
ATTN: Karla Schwieger-Arnold
2251 N. Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803

If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.

Please feel free to join our group there, too!

The PSP Team











Monday, September 23, 2019

CHALLENGE #49 - 2019

DISTRICT ALLIANCE FOR SAFE HOUSING (DASH)
Washington, District of Columbia

****CHALLENGE COMPLETED****

DASH provides 42 apartment units for survivors of domestic violence and their families in crisis. Residents may live in the housing for up to 24 months while working with DASH advocates to address their needs and ultimately live safely and independently.  All residents are connected to a range of community resources to help them move toward long-term or permanent housing, as well as emotional and financial independence.  We would like to send the following:


SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS:


 15 Women’s, Small - DONE

 15 Women’s, Medium- DONE
 15 Women’s, Large - DONE
   3 Men/Teen Boys - DONE
   8 Preteen Girls - DONE
   8 Preteen Boys - DONE
   8 Youth Girls - DONE
   8 Youth Boys - DONE
   8 Toddler Girls - DONE
   8 Toddler Boys - DONE
   5 Baby Booties (neutral colors) - DONE

100 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: October 21, 2019


MAILING ADDRESS:


    DASH

    ATTN: Jessica Murgal
    P.O. Box 91730
    Washington, DC 20090

If you would like to make a pledge on this challenge, you may send it via email to: ThePinkSlipperProject (at) gmail (dot) com or send it through the message box (top right). Please include your full name and city/state and category or categories and the amount of each you wish to pledge. If a size/gender category has already been filled, we will let you know and ask if there may be another size/gender that you would like to make and send. Our challenges are also posted on our Facebook page and most pledges are made there.


Please feel free to join our group there, too!


The PSP Team