I ran around my neighborhood this summer on long island, looking for a place I could donates some toys and clothes… I amazingly, stumbled on a fabulous place just a mile from my house!
I love it when things like that happen! Sometimes the opportunity is laying right outside your door to help!
Read on to learn about The Retreat. We are gathering Baby sized and twin size quilts… Ultimately, whatever size you want to send, we can take and find a home for.
Please submit your FORM to go with your quilts. Link is on the RETREAT page, here.
You can send more then one quilt per form.
The form allows you to fill in how many quilts you are sending.
When you ship your box, please mark the OUTSIDE
of the box with the ID # the form generates for you. This helps us process your quilts faster and easier.
Ship your box with delivery confirmation.
Thank you for your help!
We’re spreading good quilty love all around the area!
Date for gathering: start Sept 10th. through January 1st.
For 26 years, The Retreat has been providing domestic violence services and education to families on the East end of Long Island. Programs include a residential shelter for women and children, a 24-hour domestic violence hotline, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy for all victims of domestic violence, programs to engage troubled fathers and other men who may be at-risk of committing family violence, and an in-school violence prevention education program taught in local area schools. All services are provided free of charge.
Your quilts will warm the hearts and bodies of 125 women and children. We appreciate it so much!!
To submit quilts:
Please fill out the FORM HERE before sending your quilts.