Join us for our 2nd Annual Awareness Celebration & dessert reception!
Learn the mission and ministry of My Very Own Blanket,
the foster care system,
the children who are placed in it,
the issues they face
and the CHANGE you can be!
Hear from one woman adopted out of foster care, working with foster alumni students going to college and the challenges they face to get to college and stay in college.
Another woman who came out of the system now working tirelessly with foster youth alumni helping their voices heard in Washington DC to make changes for future foster youth.
A foster Mother to dozens of kids and also runs the MVOB program inside the Marysville women's prison.
Finally, hear the personal story of a foster youth who received “her very own” blanket at the age of 13 in residential care!!
Thursday, May 18th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm.
Worthington Presbyterian Church
773 High St, Worthington, OH 43085
By joining us you will receive opportunities to change the lives of children in the foster care program, make a “no-sew” blanket for a child in care, sponsor children's fabrics for future blankets, purchase items from My Very Own Gift Shop that include quilts, blankets, handmade bears from the Dayton Women’s prison, that perfect seasonal decorated table runner from Pickaway County Men’s prison in Orient, wall panels and blankets from Marysville Women’s prison and many other handmade item from our very own Blanket Angels!
Admission is free. Please share the evening by bringing a friend!