Tuesday, June 15, 2021

STITCH MAKERS DONATE BLANKETS TO GOLISANO CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL


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Stacie Kmetz, Child Life Specialist at Golisano Children’s Hospital receives the donation from Anne Marchetti, MIWC Chair of the Stitch Makers.

 

 

On May 27, Anne Marchetti and Sharyn Kampmeyer of the Marco Island Woman’s Club delivered 89 knitted and crocheted baby blankets, 11 infant blanket/sweater/hat sets and19 handmade quilts to Stacie Kmetz, Child Life Specialist at Golisano Children’s Hospital in Fort Myers. The items are distributed to patients in the hospital’s Pediatric Critical Care Unit.

The Stitch Makers are a group of 28 Club members who knit and crochet year-round on their own and meet once a month as a group. Over the past five years, the Stitch Makers have donated 672 blankets, 529 hats and 13 infant sweaters.

For more information about the Woman’s Club, what we do, and how to join us, visit our website at www.marcowomansclub.com or email us at MIWCEL@gmail.com and follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MarcoWomansClub.

 

 

 

 


 

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