Sunday, July 22, 2018

Pad Donations - Fall 2017

I'm happy to share that boxes of cloth feminine pads 
 continue to arrive at Gateway Church!
Words cannot express our thanks to all who so generously 
give of their time and resources. If you are unfamiliar with the
cloth feminine pad project, you can learn more about it here.

The following packages arrived between 
 September 8th - November 15th, 2017 from the following locations...

Rita from Lowell, Michigan sent these pads. 
Love those colorful fabrics!

An anonymous donor from Fergus Falls, MN sent this gift.
Thank you!

Jennie from Perrysburg, Ohio sent these lovely pads!

Norma from Lebanon, Tennessee sent this donation of pads!

Diane from Pittsfield, New Hampshire sent this gift of finished and unfinished pads!
The unfinished pads will be sewn by ladies from our group.

An anonymous donor from Gig Harbor, Washington sent
this gift. Thank you!

Barbara from Spokane, Washington sent a gift of pads, underwear, and pins!

Brigitte from Quebec, Canada sent three sets of cloth pads and hygiene bags!

Joy from Apex, North Carolina sent a gift of 30 pads, 6 hygiene bags,
5 washcloths, and 6 quilt kits for Haiti

Ladies from Sew Nice in Upper Sandusky, Ohio donated these pads!

96 pads were donated by the Houston-Anderson County WMA.
Contributing churches included Antioch and Sheridan Terrace in Palestine, TX 
and Ephesus in Latexo, TX 

Gift of 35 pads arrived from Marsha in Troy, Ohio

Marilyn in Columbus, Ohio sent these lovely pads!

An anonymous donor in Crossville, Tennessee sent 34 pads!

Jeongkyung from Pittsburg, PA sent a gift of 69 beautiful pads!

Rose from Portland, Indiana sent these pads. 
Love those polka dots!

Gift of 69 pads, underwear, soaps, Ibuprofen, and safety pins from
the Christian Mothers Society of St. John the Evangelist Parish, 
Loogootee, Indiana. Thank you!

Gift of 387 pads arrived from the Cookeville Stake Relief Society in Cookeville, Tennessee.
Wow! Thank you!

An anonymous donor from Temple, Arizona sent these pads.

A donation of 36 hygiene bags arrived from Norma in Lebanon, Tennessee!

JoAnn from Fort Collins, Colorado sent these colorful pads!

Medford Oregon 4th Ward - Relief Society and Young Women
from Medford, Oregon sent this gift of 280 pads!

McMinnville Tennessee Stake Relief Society sent a gift of 390 pads!

These gifts were sent by the women of the 
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Rootstown Ward
located in Atwater, Ohio

Edith and the members of the Thursday Doll and Quilt Club of New Jersey, along with A Stitch In Time Quilt Club of Delaware sent this gift of six quilt kits and four sewing kits

Roberta from Cookeville, TN sent these pads!

Ann from New Providence, IA sent these pads!

Susan from Porterdale, GA sent these beautiful pads and included a
lovely note as well! We so appreciate those prayers:)

This gift is from the Dorcas Circle of the United Methodist Women 
of Red Bridge United Methodist Church located in Kansas City, MO.
Their gift included 100 pads, 37 pair of underwear, and a bag of safety pins.
Blessings to you ladies!

Bev from Millersburg, Ohio sent these lovely pads!

This gift was sent by Susan from Tuscumbia, Alabama!

Carol from Midland, Michigan sent these lovely pads!

This gift of pads and bags came from Norma in Lebanon, Tennessee!
Love those colorful bags!

Janet from Jamestown, New York gathered a group of two dozen women 
for an all day sewing event. They were able to sew 188 pads and 22 bags! 

Once again, thank you to everyone who contributed! The increasing number of donations
is having a real impact in Haiti. If you would like to bless a girl in Haiti by sewing reusable
cloth feminine pads, we would love to hear from you!

Please visit these links to learn more:

May you always Sew in Peace!

1 comment:

  1. Wow! So many kind and generous people. And such an array of gorgeous and fun fabrics x


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