Wool-Aid set high goals for 2013, but our wonderful knitters and crocheters met the challenge!
Shown below are the goals set by Wool-Aid for 2013 and the number of each item shipped to help warm children around the world this winter:
Item: Goal / Number of Items Shipped
Hats: 2500 / 2689
Socks: 1200 / 1163
Sweaters: 800 / 654
Vests: 650 / 672
Mittens: 650 / 595
Blankets: 75 / 115
TOTALS: 5875 / 5888
Warm woolen clothing and blankets were sent to children living in Mongolia (1034 items), Afghanistan (2238 items), Tibet (2238 items), and Kazakhstan (378 items).
Heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you who helped make these goals a reality, warming children who live in the coldest climates and have the least access to resources! You’re truly making a difference in so many children’s lives. Thank you!