Tag: Dolly Dressers

Dolly Dressers on summer hiatus

Viv Sloane Our last meeting until September 2017 was attended by four members. We have two new ladies who joined us; Barbara Kase and Linda Nicolin. We sorted through newly-donated fabric and that in the cabinet. A short meeting followed, since several women had to leave early. Underprivileged or homeless boys and girls are very…

Dolly Dressers prepare Easter Baskets

Eight ladies attended the April meeting of Dolly Dressers. Two will be leaving later in the month to go back to their summer homes. Donations were sorted, although we didn’t receive much since our last meeting. We filled 55 small bags with candy to be used in Easter baskets. Helen’s Hope Chest will be getting…

Dolly Dressers gears up for the fall

A small amount of the items received during the summer.

Viv Sloane Seven members attended our September meeting. More members should be at our October meeting since they will be returning from their summer homes. Our meetings are the first Thursday of the month in the Oakwood sewing room at 1:00 p.m. A great variety of donated items, fabric, dolls, etc. were received during the…

Dolly Dressers

Dolls ready to be delivered.

Viv Sloane Eight members were present at our April meeting and five members were at our May meeting. We had a great variety of donations from Nancy Wilson, Norma Gehrig and others. Much sorting was done to utilize all. Deliveries during the last two months included Easter baskets; 35 to New Leaf, 35 to My…

Dolly Dresser news

The group getting ready to bag candy for Easter baskets.

Viv Sloane We had eight members present at out March 3 meeting. Donations of fabric, buttons and dolls were sorted. Vicky reported that a donation of 70 books and beanies and 16 nice sets of dolls were given to Sun Lakes Charities. Annette delivered a total of 170 books and beanies to five schools and…

Dolly Dressers notice

Viv Sloane We had 10 members attending our January meeting. That includes Paula Swanson who will be helping us for a few months. Deliveries of most of the Barbies, books and Beanies went to West Valley Foster Child Help. Other deliveries went for the Clothes Cabin and Jose’s Closet and School for the Deaf for…

Dolly Dresser news

Vicky Buholz and Vickie Benson folded up the material that was left after someone ransacked our cabinet and took a lot of our material. Time to put a lock on it!

Viv Sloane Seven members met in the Sewing Room for our last meeting of the year; six went to Poolside for a lovely lunch before. We received a large bag of baby hats to use for our baby dolls as they were made too small for real babies; also a box of beautiful cashmere squares.…

Dolly Dressers donate

Viv Sloane Five ladies attached our September meeting. Several of the ladies are not back from going home for the summer. We sorted fabric and other items. Several dolls were brought in. Vicky and Irene have been busy this summer dressing 150 Barbie’s and getting them ready for distribution. They also worked on many other…