Eckerd in the News

‘Sewing Hope’ Brings Comfort to Bay Area Foster Children

Beverly Easterling is the president of a group she started 13 years ago called Sewing Hope. Then, in January 2010, she started working with Eckerd Community Alternatives, the lead agency for child welfare in Pinellas, Pasco and now Hillsborough counties to provide soft and welcoming blankets to foster children. To date, about 2,000 blankets from the organization have been given to foster care children. Read the entire article here: http://www.baynews9.com/content/news/baynews9/news/article.html/content/news/articles/bn9/2014/10/30/everyday_hero_sewing.html