Bedford Women's Club

Dedicated to friends, friendship and community

BWC Monthly Charities 2018 - 2019

Bring thes articles to the monthly meetings!


October - Women's Prison in Concord                           Coordinator:  Gen Miller

Items: - Craft items so they can make gifts for family and friends. Fabric, yarn, craft supplies, etc.

Please note:  No metal knitting needles or crochet hooks.  Plastic is OK. No blue or black fabric.


November - Liberty House                                          Coordinator - Joan Shaughnessey

Items:  Winter items that they can distributed to homeless veterans. Hats, gloves, socks, scarves, jackets, boots, sleeping bags.  (Gently used boots and jackets are OK - larger sizes is best)


December - Meals on Wheels                                        Coordinators:  Bobbi Beaudet and Gen Miller

Items: Fleece throw blanket, socks, hand towels, large print puzzle books, puzzles, adult coloring books and pencils, simple crafts, one sheet of stamps, stationary/all occasion cards, full size facial tissues, full size shampoo, full size toothpaste,  Band-aids, teas, coffee, cocoa,  2019 calendar, $15 gift card (to pharmacy or grocery store).


January - Operation Care for Troops - Packages mailed to deployed military       Coordinator:  MJ Howe

Items:  White socks, individual packs of tissues, travel size package of toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, lip balm, nail clippers. Letters!  Upbeat, encouraging cards, notes to be sent with packages.


February - ROCA Kids Club – Safe/fun environment for underprivileged kids      Coordinator:  Kathleen McMillan

Items: Art supplies, i.e. construction paper, crayons, coloring books, paints and brushes. Packaged snacks and juice boxes.


March - Joppa Hill Farm                                                Coordinator: Melinda Penrose

Items: Used, clean blankets, cloth and paper towels, latex gloves, baby food (meat, vegetable or fruit), wipes, gift card to Tractor Supply or Blue Seal to buy feed.


April - Webster House - Safe Home for youth unable to live at home for a period of time   Coordinator:  Dina Berger

Items:  toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, hair brushes, hair ties, body wash, shampoo/conditioner, deodorant, face wash, razors, shave cream, tampon/pads, socks, variety packages of underwear, face cloths, towels, beach towels, bandaids, tide pods, loofas, shower caddies, shower shoes, hampers, laundry baskets, flip flops (variety of sizes)