Tuesday, January 24, 2023

CHALLENGE #03-2023 IS COMPLETE!

CHALLENGE #03-2023

Women of Nations - Eagle's Nest Shelter St. Paul, Minnesota
Women of Nations is one of very few non-reservation based, culturally specific domestic violence programs in the United States. While they serve all women and children fleeing domestic violence, they provide specific services for Native American women and children. Native American spirituality, healing ceremonies and cultural customs are used to facilitate the healing process. Women who arrive at Women of Nations have the opportunity to participate in sweat lodges, discuss their experiences in talking circles, celebrate moon and pipe ceremonies, and remain connected with their Native American community. These connections to Native American cultural traditions empower their clients to leave unhealthy relationships while remaining connected to their cultural heritage.
**SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS ** (All children slippers should be in neutral colors.)
25 Women Small -DONE 25 Women Medium- DONE 10 Women Large - DONE 5 Men/Teenage boys - DONE 10 Neutral Preteen - DONE 10 Neutral Youth - DONE 10 Neutral Toddler - DONE 8 Neutral Baby booties - DONE 100 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 30")- DONE 3 Large (36" X 36") - DONE
Please mail by: February 20, 2023
Address: Women of Nations 73 Leech St., St. Paul, MN 55102

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!

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