Pastor Requests Halt to Sending Stuffed Goods to CT

On the Ravelry group, “600 Monsters,” Pastor Laura (of Bethel, CT) asks for a halt of stuffed goods being sent to Connecticut — stating  “in one day over 20,000 stuffed toys were received.”  She further states to please “direct your donations to children in need in your community (or one of your choosing) in honor of the… Continue reading Pastor Requests Halt to Sending Stuffed Goods to CT

HHCC to Collect Critters and Comfort Shawls for Sandy Hook

On Friday, December 14th, twenty children ages 6 and 7, along with six adults tragically died at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.  The shock and sadness are beyond words.   But we don’t have to say a single word; we have our hands.  Armed with crochet hooks and knitting needles, people from around the world want… Continue reading HHCC to Collect Critters and Comfort Shawls for Sandy Hook

Danbury Hospital Thanks HHCC

In February, as part of the HHCC’s “Hats from the Heart” charity drive, members hand-crocheted (and knitted) 85 adult chemo caps which were then donated to the Danbury Hospital.  Original blog post: http://thehhcc.blogspot.com/2012/02/donation-to-danbury-hospital-greatly.html Yesterday the HHCC received a letter of thanks: Danbury Hospial Thanks HHCC’ers for Generosity

HHCC Thanked for Salvation Army Donations

On Thursday, June 7th, HHCC’ers attended the Women’s Auxiliary “Luncheon Appreciation.”  This luncheon was in appreciation of donations received by local groups, such as The Happily Hooked on Crocheting Club, to the Danbury Salvation Army.  HHCC President, Grace, accepts Certificate of Appreciation This is the HHCC’s 9th year in donating to the Salvation Army.  Each year HHCC… Continue reading HHCC Thanked for Salvation Army Donations