Tuesday, August 3, 2021


CHALLENGE #32-2021 is Complete!


Canton, Ohio

"A Place to Heal"

Thanks to the help of so many people and organizations, Domestic Violence Project, Inc. is able to operate two domestic violence shelters in Stark County, Ohio.  Here, victims of domestic violence find a clean, safe, fully supplied place to stay.  Survivors and their families live in the shelter for a temporary period of time, helping each other heal and partaking of the services we offer.

30 Women's Small -DONE
40 Women's Medium -DONE
20 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 Girl Booties -DONE
5 Baby Boy Booties -DONE
165 Washcloths -DONE


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

12 Skeins of yarn -DONE
12 Pair of Knitting Needles -DONE
12 Crochet Hooks -DONE
12 Pair of Scissors (Blunt Tip) -DONE
12 Large Eyed Yarn Needles -DONE

**You may send used knitting needles and crochet hooks but please do not send plastic knitting needles if they are bowed or bent.  No 14" knitting needles.
** Worsted or bulky preferred.  No partial skeins or balls.
**Knitting needles, 8" or 10", single or double point.  Circulars are fine too.
**Preferred sizes for knitting needles are 7,8,9,10, 10 1/2, 11.
** Crochet Hooks. Preferred sizes are G, H, I, J and K.
**Scissors: All scissors should be children's blunt tipped scissors.

If you don't want to have to worry about shipping costs but would like to contribute to this challenge, gift cards are always welcome so that shelters can pick up supply they need.  Gift cards at major stores, including Amazon, are always welcome.

Mailing  Deadline:  August 31, 2021

Send to:
Ashley Huprich
P.O. Box 9459
Canton, OH 44711-9459

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!

1 comment:

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