DIAPERS AND BOARD BOOKS FOR WOMEN VETS

DIAPERS AND BOARD BOOKS FOR WOMEN VETS

The Women’s Service Club of Windham has a long history of reaching out to NH veterans. The Women Veterans Program Manager at the Manchester VA alerted a club member that a “Drive-Through Baby Shower” was planned for the end of October. Club members quickly agreed 

DRIVE-BY CLOTHING DRIVE

DRIVE-BY CLOTHING DRIVE

On Saturday, October 24, WSCW held its first ever Drive-By Clothing Drive in the Windham Shaw’s Parking Lot. Thanks to the extreme generosity of Windham residents, the Club collected 360 bags of clothing for men, women and children from 95 different cars. We filled a 

Christmas Raffle

Christmas Raffle

Come to the Annual Tree Lighting Festivities at the Windham Town Hall on Sunday, December 7 from 3 to 6 p.m. Santa will arrive by fire engine at 3 p.m. Maybe you will be the winner of WSCW’s exciting Children’s Raffle Basket created by Mary 

NOVEMBER COAT DRIVE

NOVEMBER COAT DRIVE

On Saturday, November 2, WSCW held its 2nd Coat Drive of the year. Thanks to the generosity of Windham residents and neighboring communities, 866 coats, sweaters and miscellaneous items were collected. Monique Niemaszyk from St. Mark’s Parrish in Londondonerry organized the parishioners and collected 100 

ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL

ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL

Many thanks to Cheryl Haas and her volunteers for a terrific Harvest Festival on October 19. It was a great community event! Thank-you Windham friends for your support at our Bake Table and thank-you Ruth Bellizzi for organizing it again this year. Pictured: Cecelia Miceli 

OCTOBER COAT DRIVE

OCTOBER COAT DRIVE

On Saturday, October 5, WSCW held its first Coat Drive of the year. Thanks to the generosity of Windham residents, 822 coats, sweaters and miscellaneous items were collected. They will be  distributed to Shepherd’s Pantry in Windham, New Horizons in Manchester and two organizations in 

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

DONATION TO NESMITH LIBRARY

Ruth-Ellen Post, President of the Woman’s Service Club of Windham, presented Sylvie Brikiatis, Director of Nesmith Library and Laura Montgomery, Book Group Liaison, with a check for two “Reads To Go” book bags. The New Hampshire “Reads To Go” Program makes book discussion kits, containing 

School Supplies for Golden Brook

School Supplies for Golden Brook

Photo: Ruth Bellizzi At the September 4, 2019 meeting, WSCW members generously contributed large quantities of pens, pencils, markers and other school supplies to be donated to Golden Brook School.

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AT THE VETERAN’S ADMINISTRATION

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AT THE VETERAN’S ADMINISTRATION

On Wednesday, July 31, the WSCW sponsored an Ice Cream Social at the Community Living Center at the Manchester V A. Most of the residents enjoyed vanilla, chocolate, strawberry or butter crunch ice cream sundaes made to order. There was a wide variety of toppings 

ANNUAL “BABY SHOWER” BRINGS BIG-HEARTED RESULTS

ANNUAL “BABY SHOWER” BRINGS BIG-HEARTED RESULTS

Once again, donors to the annual WSCW “Baby Shower” were very generous!  Supplies and clothing for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers appear to include at least five car seats, which tend to be costly and desperately needed by young moms to keep their little ones safe.