Mats…Mats…Mats and more!

Hi Everyone, Hello to all of you and I hope you all had a wonderful Canada Day weekend. The school year has come to an end and I want to say thank you to all the teachers and students who have participated in the milk bag mat project. The mats keep coming and coming as […]

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The merry month of May

Hi Everyone, It’s been a busy month both personally and with milk bag activities. I took a load of mats to the depot this morning and had a full van with 41 big, adult sized mats that went right on the container to Honduras. As of today we have sent just over 2000 mats for […]

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April review

Hi Everyone, I am a little late with my monthly newsletter, as I feel like we are still in April, and I am trying to catch up with the busy Earth Month activities. All in all, I visited 9 schools, an accounting firm, and had a meetings for future milk bag project ideas. The mat […]

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Spring is here…

Hi Everyone, April showers bring May flowers.. and there are lots of showers this week, so I’m expecting a nice garden in May. Time for your monthly update. Mats are coming in all the time and I’m happy to report that as of yesterday we have sent 1260 mats to Canadian Food for Children and […]

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Bags pick up day

Hi Everyone, A couple of things: A gentle reminder of the upcoming pick up your bags day.. Tuesday, March 28.. please let me know if you want boxes of bags by this Wednesday so I can have what you need for the following Tuesday.                           […]

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More and more mats…

Mr. L. H. Park- Student Life Digital Community Coordinator-from Seneca College,King Campus,  was kind enough to share some photos of the recent MilkbagsUNLIMITED mats making project. We want to thank all the students who donated their time and energy, during their reading week,  to weave the mats that were immediately sent to Sierra Leone .   […]

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March is already here…

Hi Everyone,  Hard to believe it is already March.. where did February go? Because the days go by so quickly it is hard to remember all that has happened in the past month. I’ve been to schools, ladies meetings, Seneca College at the York University campus and a Girl Guide Rally day at the Ricoh […]

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A New Year has started…

Hi Everyone, Happy New Year and all good things for 2017!! I am going to try and write an update every month with the latest news. Things are going well and we are off to a good start for the year. As of today (Jan. 30) we have sent 381 mats to Canadian Food for […]

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Help the homeless

Hi Everyone, Happy New Year!! Milk bag mats are in need. I was downtown last night and in a 5 minute walk from where I was to the car I saw 4 homeless people. Two of them were bedding down for the night on the cold cold street. A lump of ripped blankets and cardboard […]

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New Year message from Angela & Bettina

Happy 2017 … keep on or… start  weaving! Thanks to all the weavers, thanks to all the groups coordinators and many many thanks to the volunteers who pick up and deliver finished mats  So far you have donated your time to make  and deliver 12, 306 + mats! From 2008 to 2105 : 6,577 mats […]

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