blankets

Project Linus kicks off in JaCo

Central Point, Ore. — Community volunteers came together Saturday for Jackson County’s first ‘Make a Blanket Day’. It’s a national nonprofit organization called Project Linus where volunteers sew together quilts for children in need. Nearly 30 volunteers showed up at the Meadows …

Providing security through blankets

Jacksonville, Or.- At 74-years-old Gayle Merz is finding time to help those less fortunate than her. She’s the Jackson County coordinator for Project Linus. “The goal is to give…present a hug in a form of a blanket to a child in trauma …

Blankets given to cancer patients at Asante

Medford, Ore. — More than a hundred local cancer patients are receiving a gift to lift their spirits tonight. Southern Oregon Subaru partnered with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to donate 120 blankets to oncology patients at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. …