Upcoming Events and Fundraisers
Thank you Wal-mart South for the $100 Gift Card!
We loved shopping for fabric in your store! The kids will love the colorful blankets we will make from them!
Thank you to Everyone who contributed to the 2012 C.A.W.E.S
Christmas Gift Package Drive!
Bill & Eva Maria Crist
Anonymous Stranger at Dollar Tree
We have made our goal of one blanket a day since our chapter began!
Thank You to all the blanketeers, volunteers and people who made this happen!
Bless You all!
Love and Light
Wrap a Child in Love Campaign has been a complete success!
Thanks to all the blanketeers and volunteers!
We could not have done it without you
We are close to reaching our first year annual goal of 365 Blankets distrbuted to children in crisis. That will round out to be one blanket a day for the first year up and running in our area!
Wrap a Child With Love Campaign 2012-13
Well it's Fall again and the weather is getting chilly for those who are without a home.
We have began our campaign for 2012-13 season to collect handmade blankets for those in need. Please remember when you are at home wrapped in your warm blanket that some do not have a warm blanket to keep them warm...Some of these homeless are children!
The Project Linus Live Charity Auction was a wonderful success thanks to all the wonderful supporters who attended and the businesses who donated our auction items.
Thank you Sheraton Hotel for your generousity in hosting our event!
A Special Thank You to Linda Baggaley with Bud Haynes Auctions, We could not have been so successful without your auctioneering magic!
To Our Volunteers and Project Linus Board members A HUGE THANK YOU!
Sharon, Pauline, Terry, Cindy, Kailey and Kynan.
We raised $2,175
That's going to buy a lot of fabric!
The Calgary Zoo has been added to the Alberta Fun Package
Red Deer Monopoly Board Game - Donated from the City of Red Deer
Cleaning Services- Donated by Green Clean Red Deer
2012 $20 Fine Silver Coin- "The Queens Visit To Canada"- Donated from the Royal Canadian Mint
2 Mother's Day Show Passes at the Westerner, 1920's Era Black and Gold Evening Bag, Shoe Shaped Jewelery Stand and Rhinestone Brooch- Donated from Carswell's Collectables
Autographed picture of Boxing Champion Lennox Lewis
Psychic Readings from Published Author, Psychic & Empath Janet Thompson
Thank you Dan Murias From Minuteman Press for donating all our printing needs for the auction!!!!! You are a Blessing!
On March 21st, 2012 Project Linus is holding a live fundraising auction hosted by the generous people at the Sheraton Hotel Red Deer. Bud Haynes Auctions has donated a professional auctioneer for the event.(Woo Hoo!)
A list of items up for auction will follow at the end of February, 2012.
We have items from local businesses, some from out of town as well and autographed celebrity items.
You don't want to miss it!
Check back for more information!
Thank you to all the wonderful people who showed up at Bower Place and those who donated blankets and material. We had a fun time even tho it was rather chilly out. Have a Happy Holiday Season with Love and Light!
Project Linus, Red Deer Chapter