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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October 2106 Help Haiti…

  Hi Everyone,  I have received many emails, Facebook messages, and phone calls about donating to help the people in Haiti after the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. I have talked to my contact in Haiti and he is fine, however, the crops have been washed away or buried in mud, livestock have died, the roads […]

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October 2016 Thanksgiving

Hi Everyone, I am writing with a thankful heart for all your work to help the poor in our world. The devastating hurricane this past week had brought a lot of pain, suffering and death. With regards to Haiti, I have heard from 2 of my 3 contacts there. They report that their families are […]

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September 2016 Hot news…..

Bag weaving at Kensington Gardens builds community, helps others Kensington Gardens has a life-enhancement program called Eco Project: Mat Weaving. The home is using milk bags and incontinence product bags to weave mattresses and then sends them to third-world counties. This program enhances the quality of life of residents by providing them opportunities to do […]

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September message from Angela

  Hello everyone,   I am hoping you have all had a nice summer, the weather has been hot, but I must say, we have had a lot of sun and that’s what our gardens love.   As we move into the fall season, our minds wander to cooler temps and getting back into our […]

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