April news from Angela

Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well and are looking forward to warmer days in April.  I wanted to send you a note to let you know how things are going with regards to the milk bag project. Since January, we have sent over 1400 mats to Canadian Food for Children. I am so amazed at […]

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A most inspiring story

I have just recently received this message from Beh Van Aast , I just have to share it with everyone: ” We call ourselves The Bag Ladies and we are located in Owen Sound , Ontario. We mostly crochet the mats but we do have  a few that prefer to weave them.  We also have one […]

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We have bags again….

Hi Everyone, I am super excited to tell you that TODAY, over 1 million milk bags arrived at Canadian Food for Children. If you know what I mean by a large mat (6 or 7 loop frame), this means we can make over 2000 mats. My garage has a lot of mats in it, and […]

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February news…

Hi Everyone, Hope you are all well. I have been lax in sending out a newsletter for this month because even though I have news, I don’t have enough bags in my garage to offer up a “pick up your bags” date. I have put in a request to the milk bag manufacturer for more […]

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Happening in Ottawa

Message from Danielle Duval Conway in Ottawa  for those who would like to participate ….. Mark your calendars! Don’t forget we are meeting in two weeks, Thursday morning February 1 from 10am to 12pm in the gym. Please let me know if you plan to attend so we can set up accordingly. dduvalconway@gmail.com Eagerly looking […]

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Happy New Year

Hi Everyone, Happy New Year!! Well the cold weather is upon us and maybe you are thinking you need to get some milk bags and weave mats. I received a shipment of bags in November, and we are back ready to start up the project again. On Saturday, January 13, I am having a day to pick […]

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2017 a great year!

Hi Everyone, It has been a fantastic year with regards to the milk bag project. Shipments of mats have gone world wide and people in need are so grateful for your work. I received a note yesterday that 3 mats is wall to wall carpet in a home in Haiti, and the mom is happy […]

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REPORT FROM NICARAGUA

Hi Everyone, As many of you know I have been in Nicaragua for the past 2 weeks. What an amazing place with so many contrasts in both humanity and the environment. Right now, it is the end of the rainy season and even thought the humidity is oppressive, the trees and flowers are spectacular. To […]

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