Tuesday, April 20, 2021

CHALLENGE #16-2021 - is Complete

DOVE, INC

Decatur, Illinois

“Dove, Inc. -Working for justice, equality, and understanding among all people.”

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS *UPDATE 11:00AM FROM SHELTER

40 Woman's Small - DONE
85 Woman's Medium - DONE
25 Woman's Large - DONE
20 Men/Teen  Boys - DONE
12 Pre-teen Girls - DONE
12 Pre-teen Boys - DONE
12 Youth Girls -  DONE
12 Youth Boys - DONE
8 Toddler Girls - DONE
8 Toddler Boys -  DONE
7 Booties Girls - DONE
7 Booties Boys - DONE
235 Washcloths - DONE

PET COZIES
Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted or sewn, but must be washable? Knit or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave, 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.

3 X-Small ( 14 x 18 ) - DONE
3 Small (20" X 20") - DONE
3 Medium (24" X 24") - DONE
3 Large (24" X 30") - DONE

 PLEASE MAIL BY:   May 22, 2021

MAILING ADDRESS:

Dove, Inc.
Domestic Violence Program
302 South Union
Decatur, Illinois 62522

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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Sunday, April 18, 2021

CHALLENGE #16 DATE and TIME

Challenge #16-2021 will be posted here and in the Facebook 'PSP Challenge Group' on Tuesday 4/20 at 11:00 AM Central. This will be a large Challenge with lots of Slippers, Washcloths and Pet Cozies to be pledged !!

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

CHALLENGE #15-2021 is Complete !

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County 

Everett, Washington

"I discovered how to live again.  Now I have hope."  

Slippers and Washcloths
20 Women's Small - DONE
25 Women's Medium - DONE
10 Women's Large - DONE
10 Men/Teen - 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 Girl Booties - DONE
5 Baby Boy Booties - DONE
135 Washcloths - DONE

Please Mail by: May 10. 2021
Domestic Violence Services
ATTN:  Debra Bordsen
1110 Rainier Avenue
Everett, WA  98201

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

CHALLENGE #14-2021 is Complete

 WHITE MOUNTAIN SAFE HOUSE

Showlow, AZ

Our shelter is a safe space for you and your children away from the violence.

It gives you the opportunity to step back from abuse and make some decisions

about what YOU want to do."

Let's send slippers to Arizona!

Slippers and Washcloths
6 Women's Small - DONE
8 Women's Medium - DONE
3 Women's Large - DONE
2 Men/Teen - 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) - DONE
50 Washcloths - DONE

Please Mail by: May 3. 2021
White Mountain Safe House
ATTN:  Becky
1801 West Deuce of Clubs
Show Low, AZ  85901

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

CHALLENGE #13-2021 IS COMPLETE!

KODIAK WOMEN'S RESOURCE CRISIS CENTER

Kodiak, AK

The Kodiak Women's Resource Center is located on Kodiak Island 250 miles south of Anchorage.  Mail is flown in and people, cars and freight arrive by ferry twice a week.  The largest Coast Guard Base in the world is located on Kodiak Island.
We're heading to Alaska.

Slippers and Washcloths
5 Women's Small - DONE
15 Women's Medium - DONE
5 Women's Large - DONE
3 Preteen Girls - DONE
3 Preteen Boys - DONE
4 Youth Girls - DONE
4 Youth Boys- DONE
4 Toddler Girls - DONE
4 Toddler Boys - DONE
3 Baby Booties ( Neutral) - DONE
50 Washcloths - DONE

Please Mail by: May 3. 2021
Kodiak Women's Resource Center
ATTN:  Mary Lund
418 Hillside Drive
Kodiak, AK  99615

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

CHALLENGE #12-2021 IS COMPLETE!

Victim Services
Cullman, AL

Victim Services has an emergency shelter and a transition shelter. In 2020 they provided shelter and essential services to over 100 women and children. "I just learned about the Pink Slipper Project and think it's just wonderful. Thanks for all you are doing to support victims of abuse."
Are we ready? Let's Rock!

Slippers and 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) - DONE
125 Washcloths - DONE

Please Mail by: April 30. 2021
Victim Services
Attn: Carol Horstman
310 3rd Ave., NE
Cullman, AL 35055

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

CHALLENGE #11 - 2021 is Complete

 

Peaceful Paths Gainesville, FL  Challenge #11 is Complete!


"Hope Happens Here." "We exist to save lives and create change."

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS
10 Woman's Small -  DONE
20 Woman's Medium – DONE
5 Woman's Large -  DONE
7 Pre-teen Girls -  DONE
7 Pre-teen Boys -   DONE
7 Youth Girls -   DONE
7 Youth Boys -  DONE
7 Toddler Girls – DONE
7 Toddler Boys – DONE
4 Booties Girls – DONE
4 Booties Boys – DONE
85 Washcloths – DONE

PET COZIES
Pet blankets may be knitted, crocheted or sewn, but must be washable? Knit or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave, 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.

3 X-Small ( 14 x 18 ) –  DONE
3 Small (20" X 20") – DONE
3 Medium (24" X 24") -  DONE
3 Large (24" X 30") -  DONE

 PLEASE MAIL BY:   April 20, 2021

MAILING ADDRESS:
Peaceful Paths
ATTN: Stephanie Freas
2100 NW 53rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32653

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

CHALLENGE #10-2021 IS COMPLETE!

  Challenge #10 is Complete!


Hope Alliance

Round Rock, Texas

Hope Alliance assists those whose lives have been affected by family and sexual violence.  They provide safety, services and develop lead to partnerships that lead to hope, healing and prevention.

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS 

20 Women’s, Small -DONE
25 Women’s, Medium -DONE
15 Women’s, Large -DONE
5 Teen boys/men -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

115 Washcloths -DONE    (For our new members, please use 100% cotton and avoid using deep colors (dark reds, blues and greens) as these items are washed in a commercial washers and these colors will run unless preset.

PLEASE MAIL BY:  April 13, 2021 

MAILING ADDRESS:

Hope Alliance
Attn: Jasmine Cloven
1011 Gattis School Road #110
Round Rock, Texas 78664

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

CHALLENGE #9-2021 is Complete

 Safe Haven of Tarrant County Texas

Safe Haven is the largest and most comprehensive agency in Tarrant County providing services at no cost to domestic violence victims.  They offer 24 hour care at two emergency shelters for families fleeing domestic violence.  Let’s see if we can help Safe Haven by warming their hearts and their toes with our donations.

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS 

46  Women’s, Small   -   DONE
47  Women’s, Medium – DONE
47  Women’s, Large   -   DONE
18  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
8   Baby girl booties  - DONE
8  Baby boy booties  - DONE
250  Washcloths   -   DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY:  April 7, 2021 

MAILING ADDRESS:

Safe Haven of Tarrant County
Attn: Lindsay Edwards
1010 N. Center Street
Arlington, Texas 76011

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

CHALLENGE #08-2021 IS COMPLETE!

BRIGHTER TOMORROWS

Irving, Texas 

"Together We Can Provide Brighter Tomorrows"
Brighter Tomorrows has 2 shelters, one in Irving and the other in Grand Prairie. While both shelters sustained damage, the residents of the Grand Prairie shelters were evacuated due to damage from the recent storm. Both shelters had burst pipes that caused ceilings to collapse in several areas. There was electrical and vent damage in the kitchen resulting in the loss of all refrigerated food.
All furniture will need to be replaced. There was severe flooding in their administrative offices. Brighter Tomorrows host pets and are looking forward to Cozies for Pets.

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS

20 Women's Small - DONE
30 Women's Medium - DONE
15 Women's Large - DONE
3 Men/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
6 Baby girl booties -DONE
6 Baby boy booties -DONE
150 Washcloths - DONE

PET COZIES

** Pet cozies may be knit, crocheted or sewn and must be washable.  Knit or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave, fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #7 yarn).  Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting between layers and stitched from corne to corner so batting doesn't bunch up when washed.**

2 Extra Small (14 X 18) - DONE
3 Small (20 X 20) - DONE
3 Medium ( 24 X 24) - DONE
3 Large (24 X 30) - DONE

MAIL BY:  March 31, 2021

Crystal Moore
928 Bluebird Drive
Irving, TX 75061


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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

CHALLENGE #07-2021 - IS COMPLETE !

 

FAMILY ABUSE CENTER

Waco, Texas

The Family Abuse Center is located in Central Texas.  No one is ever turned away if the shelter is full.  Once the women and children are safely behind the shelter's bullet proof glass, they can begin to put the pieces of their lives back together again.

As a result of the recent storm conditions in Texas, the shlter has been damaged.  Pipes have burst, ceilings have collapsed and there has been a lot of flooding.  Thankfully, they have water, heat, electricity and most important of all, everyone is safe!

They need our slippers!  Let's get moving!

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS

7 Women Small -DONE
10 Women Medium -DONE
4 Women Large -DONE
8 P/T- neutral colors -DONE
8 Youth -neutral colors -DONE
8 Toddler -neutral colors -DONE
5 Booties -neutral colors -DONE
50 Washcloths DONE

MAIL BY:  March 26, 2021

Kathryn Reid
P.O. Box 20395
Waco, TX  76702

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

CHALLENGE -#06-2021 IS COMPLETE!

 CAROLYN'S PLACE SHELTER

Port Huron, Michigan

Shelter services for women survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and/or homeless and their dependent children.

Carolyn's Place's states that they are humbled and honored when individuals and groups donate goods and services and appreciate efforts to ensure the safety and well being of the women and children who seek their services.

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS

15 Women Small -DONE
30 Women Medium -DONE
5 Women Large -DONE
2 Teen Boys -DONE
5 P/T Girls -DONE
5 P/T Boys -DONE
8 Youth Girls -DONE
8 Youth Boys -DONE
8 Toddler Girls -DONE
8 Toddler Boys -DONE
8 Booties Girls -DONE
8 Booties Boys -DONE
110 Washcloths -DONE

PET COZIES

** Pet cozies may be knit, crocheted or sewn and must be washable.  Knit or crocheted blankets should be a tight weave, fairly thick (use several strands together or a single strand of #5 or #7 yarn).  Suitable fabrics are denim, flannel, heavy cotton with batting between layers and stitched from corne to corner so batting doesn't bunch up when washed.**

4 Extra Small (14X18) -DONE
2 Small (20X20) -DONE
3 Medium (24X24) -DONE
3 Large (24X30) -DONE

MAIL BY:  March 15, 2021

Jan Rhodes
1530 Pine Grove Avenue, Suite 2
Port Huron, MI  48060

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 aount 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 in our Facebook Group ('PSP Challenge Group') and most pledges are made there.  Please feel free to join our group there, too!

Monday, February 8, 2021

CHALLENGE # 5 - 2021 -IS COMPLETE


Haven House Family Service Center

South Sioux City, Nebraska

In 1978 the American Association of University Women and Wayne State College staff determined there was a need for domestic violence services for victims of domestic violence and their children. The Wayne Police Dept. provided after hours contact and continues after hour contact today.

Haven House is dedicated to the elimination of violence against women, men, and children through empowerment, education, social action, and support services. Community education and prevention were emphasized from the beginning of Haven House and continue to be important today.

SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS

10 Women's Small - DONE 

20 Women's Medium - DONE

10 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

5 Baby Booties - DONE

80 Washcloths - DONE


Please Mail by:  March 9, 2021


Debbie Goettsch

117 E. 28th Street

South Sioux City, NE 68776


 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 in our Facebook Group (‘PSP Challenge Group’)  and most pledges are made there. Please feel free to join our group there, too! 

 

Monday, March 9, 2020

CHALLENGE #10 - 2020 is complete!

SAFE HARBOR
Greenville, Anderson, & Oconee, South Carolina

Safe Harbor provides emergency safe shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children in a four county area in South Carolina. Clients receive individual and group counseling, case management, referrals, advocacy, and all basic living necessities during their shelter stay. Safe Harbor has a 34-bed shelter in Greenville, a 20-bed shelter in Anderson, and a 16-bed shelter in Oconee County. We will be providing slippers and washcloths for all three shelters, although all will be mailed to the Greenville shelter.

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS
20 Women’s, Small - DONE
20 Women’s, Medium -  DONE
15 Women’s, Large - DONE
12 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
6 Baby Girl Booties - DONE
6 Baby Boy Booties - DONE

151 Washcloths - DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: April 6, 2020

MAILING ADDRESS:
Safe Harbor
ATTN: Justin Ennis
429 N. Main St.
Greenville, SC 29601



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, February 17, 2020

CHALLENGE # 7 - 2020 is complete!

YWCA NASHVILLE

Nashville, Tennessee


For 120 years, we have helped women, girls, and families in Nashville and Middle Tennessee build safer, more self-sufficient lives. We do this by operating the largest domestic violence shelter in Tennessee so adults and children fleeing abuse can heal.”

SLIPPERS & WASHCLOTHS
30 Women, Small. -    DONE
30 Women, Medium - DONE
10 Women, Large. -   DONE
10 Men/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 Girl Booties-  DONE
5.Baby Boy Booties - DONE
140 Washcloths -      DONE

PLEASE MAIL BY: March 16th, 2020

MAILING ADDRESS:
YWCA Nashville
ATTN: Allison Adams
1608 Woodmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37215


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