We are part of the 2017 Twin Cities Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge
Thank you to everyone who made testimonials. Your thoughts, words and feelings made an impact. The Tech Committee will be busy writing and refining content for the new website to be ready for April 22-23.
Thomson Reuters Employees support Bundles of Love Charity!
During March, employees participated in a variety of ways to support BOLC. The CIO Technology Project Management Office volunteered, the Crafting for Kids Group organized a "Diapers and Fibers" drive and the Community Affairs and Green Team donated unused adult t-shirts to be cut and sewn into infant sized clothing.
Sam Snell - Fundraising Director
Sam Snell has joined the Board as Director of Fundraising. Sam is a familiar face from Fall Fundraising Events as well as being seen around the New Brighton work group location. We appreciate his willingness to lead this important function for Bundles of Love Charity. Sam can be reached at the email@example.com email or directly…
Andover/Ham Lake Work Group has new location
Beginning in March, St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Oak Grove will be the new location for the Andover/Ham Lake Work Group. The calendar on the web site has been updated with this new information. Ruth Nelson will continue as the leader at the new location.
Welcome New Board Member Amy Hutsell
Bundles of Love Charity would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest Board Member, Amy Hutsell. She will be filling the position of Director Organizational Effectiveness. We appreciate her willingness to share her talents and expertise with us. Amy is included on the firstname.lastname@example.org email or can be reached directly at email@example.com. …
Thank you UHC Eden Prairie employee!
United Health Care Eden Prairie Office employees crocheted items for our Bundles of Love babies. Included were 7 afghans, 256 baby hats, along with a yarn donation. Thank you so very much!.
Bundles Boot Camp - Amazing
Burnsville developed this Boot Camp to allow people an opportunity to try new things on sergers and on sewing machines. There were 10 new people to Bundles of Love that attended this event. Volunteers that attended started with some serger basics on wash cloths and burp cloths, then moved to t-shirts, gowns, diaper bags and…
Perspective of Bundles Delivered
3,761 Bundles delivered in 2016
313 Bundles delivered per month
72 Bundles delivered per week
10 Bundles delivered per day
1 Bundle delivered every 140 (2 hours, 20 minutes)
New Work Group Location - Woodbury
We are pleased to announce a "new" work group location. Ladies from Woodbury Crossroads Church have been meeting and helping Bundles of Love for a few years. Current leader, Courtney Hawkinson, has decided to make it an official open site and wanted to extend their group to anyone else interested. Courtney can be reached by…
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Help us spread the word about Bundles of Love and increase public awareness about what we do! Like us and link to us at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Bundles-of-Love-Charity/153176338034325
Can You Help Cut Fabric?
We are looking for individuals who would be interested in learning how to cut fabric. We have the fabric and our patterns for newborn garments and now are in need of hands to help . Please check out the 'locations page' to find a work group near you.
Thank you Girl Scouts
A large group of Girl Scouts were at the Burnsville work group location on Saturday, January 7. They helped pack diapers, assemble flannel sets and accomplished other tasks that help the Bundles of Love volunteers as they assemble bundles.
We appreciate our youth volunteers!
Bundles Bingo on New Year's Day
Burnsville workgroup gathered to celebrate the New Year. Volunteers won prizes for sewing a Bingo and two people did a Bundle Bingo Blackout (25 items). It was wonderful to see everyone try new things and together made a total of 142 items for the January bundles.
Pilar, mother of Aria posted on our FB page "Words cannot expresss how amazing Bundles of Love is! My precious Aria was born not breathing at 27 weeks. I wasn't allow to hold my sweet 1 lb 13 oz baby for the first few days. Heartbroken, stressed, and beyond exchausted I came back into our…