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Naked Bears Need Your Help!

Posted by Jami Brynildson on

  Since 2005, members of the Knitting Bee community have dressed over 800 comfort teddy bears headed to Oregon’s Camp Erin, a transformational bereavement camp for children and teens ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of someone close to them. It is a weekend-long experience filled with traditional, fun camp activities combined with grief education and emotional support – led by grief professionals and trained volunteers. Camp Erin provides a unique opportunity for peer bonding between children and teens facing a similar life circumstance. Camp is offered free to all families. The first Camp Erin was started in Washington...

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