The wonderful members of T.O.P.S. created and donated nine colorful lap blankets for use by our residents. Colleen Weber (in the photo) discovered Caring House when we cared for a family member. She quickly connected the T.O.P.S. group to our work. Thank you Colleen. And thank you T.O.P.S. — you’re the best!
Mary Jane Efstathoiu, quilter extraordinaire, stopped by today with three more beautiful new quilts. These quilts are the latest in a wonderful series MaryRose Jeffry and Mary Jane have created for Caring House. Each brings great comfort and color for our residents. Below we show both sides of one of the quilts.
Many thanks to MaryRose Jeffry and Mary Jane Efstathoiu, quilters extraordinaire, for two beautiful new quilts delivered today. These quilts are the latest in a wonderful series MaryRose and Mary Jane have created for Caring House. Each brings great comfort and color for our residents.
Answer Yes or No: Do you eat food? Do you ever go to Torrance? Do you support the work of Caring House? If you answered Yes to any of the three questions, Panera Bread has a great way for you to support the work of Caring House. Print and bring the Fundraiser Flyer to Panera Bread […]
Excited about a sewer line? You bet we are. Our sewer line is not only the newest, we’re betting it’s the prettiest in the whole neighborhood. We have pictures too! Not long ago we told you about the tree that was destroying our sewer line. We needed to replace the line, and right away. We appealed to […]
Ever heard this corny old Q&A? Question: What is the quickest way to double your money? Answer: Fold it in half. Better answer: corporate matching gifts More than 20,000 employers across the U.S. have programs that match donations made by their employees to charities, one-to-one. So when the employee gives $100, the employer will match it by giving $100 […]
Last week we told about the pretty tree in the parkway in front of Caring House that was destroying our sewer line. We need to fix the sewer line, and do it now. So, we launched the Ouch! Appeal to raise the needed funds. In just eight days fast and generous Caring House supporters donated enough money so today […]
That pretty tree in the parkway in front of Caring House has a dark underside. And could cost us $10,000 or more. Its roots have been breaking apart and infiltrating the section of our clay sewer line that runs under the street. Our trusty plumber tells us the sewer line could collapse with a heavy truck rumbling over or […]
Our formal ribbon-cutting ceremony today brought together an energized group of 110+ Caring House supporters and community leaders at the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce. More than a decade in the making, this event celebrated the 400+ individuals and organizations whose volunteer time and donations have made Caring House possible. We plan to open our doors to residents and […]
A wonderfully generous supporter used our Target registry to provide pillows and pillowcases. What a great surprise it was to see the impressive pyramid of boxes at the Caring House front door. The Target registry still has lots of items remaining, priced from $1.87 to $45.99. Not shopping at Target? We’ve created a Wish List covering […]