Thanks to With A Purpose and purchases from the Iowa Hawkeyes Blanket for a Blanket program, 250 donation blankets went to Shelter House in Iowa City. Shelter House is an organization committed to helping homeless individuals improve their quality of life. Aiming to serve with excellence in every area, they exercise their influence to affect systemic change by building community partnerships to benefits their clients.
Shelter House provides emergency shelter, housing, mental health services, veteran services and employment opportunities for those in need."We unloaded the blankets at our low-barrier Winter Emergency Shelter! We are using the blankets you donated to us to help keep the most vulnerable people in our community out of the cold over the winter months, then the blankets will be moved over to Shelter House," shared Outreach & Engagement Manager Coordinator Alex Stanton.
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