MU Women Connect sponsoring blanket drive

BlanketDrive_graphic_squareMU Women Connect is collecting blankets of all sizes for the Huntington City Mission through Friday, Feb. 14. Contributions may be dropped of in the Women’s Center, located in room 143 in Prichard Hall on the Huntington campus.

Fleece tie blankets and t-shirt quilts are welcome, according to Dr. Laura Michele Diener, assistant professor of history. Participants are asked to either make a blanket or quilt or donate a new item to the drive. A prize of $100, in the form of cash or donation to a local charity of the winner’s choice, will be awarded for the most creative entry.

The blanket drive is sponsored by Student Health Education Programs, the Women’s Center, and the Women’s Studies program. For further information, call extension 6-4103.


Click to view Blanket Drive flyer.