Extended Back to School Sale

Still need to get your kids ready for the new school year? We still have a few bags of school supplies left. Bags for grades K-3 cost $6. Bags for grades 4 & 5 cost $8.

Extended Back to School Sale

Still need to get your child ready for school? We have a few bags of school supplies left! Bags for grades K-3 cost $6. Bags for grades 4 & 5 cost $8.

Back to School Sale

Every child can be ready for the new school year! At Patchwork’s Back to School Sale, parents and guardians can purchase bags of new school supplies, new socks and underwear, and other assorted supplies. Bags for grades K-3 cost $6 and bags for grades 4 & 5 cost $8. Families with children in grades 6-12 […]

Back to School!

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The new school year is just around the corner, and Patchwork Central is here to help families prepare! Patchwork Central’s annual Back to School Sale is coming up on Saturday, July 31 from 8 am-11 am. At at the sale, parents and guardians can purchase bags of new school supplies, new socks and underwear, and […]

A Different Back to School

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Patchwork Central‚Äôs Back to School Sale is tomorrow, July 25, from 8 am-10 am or while supplies last. Kits cost $6 for grades K-3 and $8 for grades 4 & 5. For well over 25 years, Patchwork has held a sale before the start of school in order to help kids be equipped to learn. […]

Back to School

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Tuesday afternoon I got a report of a school supply explosion at Patchwork Central. Everything was OK, though. It was all in good fun. The report came from someone who had volunteered as a “Bagger” to help prepare for Patchwork’s 22nd annual Back to School Sale. The group had moved a mountain of boxes and […]

Back to School Sale

Every child can be ready for the new school year! At Patchwork’s Back to School Sale, parents can purchase bags of new school supplies, new socks and underwear, and other assorted supplies. Doors will open at 8:30 am. Supplies are limited, so come early for the best selection. Children do not have to be present […]

Wrapping Up the Year

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2014 is almost over and we’ve accomplished a lot! In the last year, Patchwork’s food pantry has given out almost 19.5 tons of food, providing food to 1885 individuals from 904 households. Each food order is meant to feed a household for 3-4 days, meaning that our pantry¬†distributed approximately 20,000 individual meals. Our food pantry […]

First Impressions

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A woman parks by our garden and gets out of her car with her cell phone glued to her ear. She walks in Patchwork’s alley door and proceeds, on a mission, through the building to the front door. She never pauses her phone conversation. “What? Where are you? By the front door? No. I’m at […]