Pat Clemens of Tamaquais trying to raise $1,000 for a veterans group, Ride 2Recovery, by crocheting scarves. Clemens currentlyhas more than 100 scarvesfor sale and is taking ordersfor Christmas. Scarves can be made in any color and different patterns are available. Clemens said that it takes about four to six hours to complete a scarf, depending on size and pattern. The yarn for the project is donated by Mary Dolena of Lansford and Edith Zeart of Tamaqua Estates. To place an order, contact Clemensat (570) 952-4239 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Ride 2 Recovery is anorganization, started by theFitness Challenge Foundation, that tries to help make adifference in the lives of injured veterans through cyclingprograms. For more information on Ride 2 Recovery, visit www.ride2recovery.com.
Scarves for veterans
Saturday, December 5, 2009