Jeffco Action Center - Lakewood, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 44.329 W 105° 05.700
13S E 491860 N 4398773
Quick Description: Girl Scout Hanna Leigh helped homeless people with her project and earned the Gold Award
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 12/9/2010 1:05:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMA9R7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 14

Long Description:
"Blankets and stuffed animals give children a sense of security, and Hannah Leigh knew that children dealing with homelessness could use a bit of security and stability. For her Gold Award project, Hannah made tied fleece blankets and collected donations of 224 stuffed animals for the Jeffco Action Center, a nonprofit homeless shelter that houses men, women and families while they work on self-sufficiency plans. Hannah also held a workshop for members of other Girl Scout troops and children in her neighborhood. During the workshop she taught them how to make the fleece blankets, and the group made 20 blankets to be donated. ' (from (visit link) )

Please note that this location provides counseling services, so please respect the privacy and not photography any faces of people entering/exiting the facility. Jeffco Action's website is (visit link)
Name of Scout: Hanna Leigh

Project Completion Date: 2/1/2009

Troop Number: Colorado

Organization that Benefits from the Project:
Jeffco Action Center - 8755 West 14th Avenue
Lakewood, CO USA
80215


Name of Project: Not listed

Is there a website associated with the Project?: Not listed

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If there is a sign mentioning the project please include that in your photo.
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