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Just Your Average Tuesday Morning at Patchwork

It’s a quiet morning at Patchwork. I happen to be working in the main office. A couple is taking showers. The man is looking for work and says he has submitted applications everywhere. He asks to charge his cell phone … Continue reading

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Holiday Hospitality

We hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Our days continue to be busy here at Patchwork. Quiet afternoons without the children in the building are made up for with particularly busy mornings spent providing neighborhood … Continue reading

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365 Days

Every business has its own calendar and its own fiscal year. Many follow the calendar year. At Patchwork, our year officially begins on October 1 and continues through September 30. Having just finished an official Patchwork year, it’s a good … Continue reading

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The Little Things that Make Us Smile

Some days, it’s not easy to work at Patchwork. One of our guests spills coffee all over the floor. Someone takes their dog into the bathroom and tries to give it a shower. Someone hasn’t eaten yet today and can’t … Continue reading

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The New, The Continued, and the Fall Fundraising Events

This week marks the beginning of a new year of Arts & Smarts activities. We anticipate that it will be another good one filled with many wonderful children, parents, staff, and volunteers. Of course we’ll keep you posted! Our Arts … Continue reading

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August

Again August comes and Patchwork is open only in the mornings from 8:30-Noon. You might think it would be very slow around here, but it’s not. “I thought last week was going to be really nice and quiet,” Dee told … Continue reading

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Moments in the Life of Patchwork

As some of you may have heard, Patchwork was broken into a few weeks ago. In the grand scheme of things, the value of what was taken was relatively low–some lawn equipment, the camera I use, and an assortment of … Continue reading

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