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Weir, KS— 5/24/2022 — DBLO Association (Dream Big Little One) was recently notified they were awarded the Dylan Meier “Get Busy Livin’ Foundation Grant through the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas.
The $500 reimbursable grant will fund a joint project between DBLO Association and the Cherokee County 4-H Club Sewing Group, under the direction of 4-H Extension Office Sewing Leader, Pam Paxson. Members of the group will learn sewing skills as they create Dream Pillows, standard pillow-cases, and tied fleece blankets, from materials provided through the grant, for distribution to the children served by DBLO Association.
DBLO Association is a 501c3 Non-profit corporation whose mission is to improve the quality of life for children in need by providing clean, new or reusable beds and bedding to children in the local area. You can learn more about DBLO Association on their Website (http://www.donatebeds.com) or ask to join their Facebook Group at “Dream Big Little One Association” on Facebook, to learn how you might help in their mission.
The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas hosts individual charitable funds created by donors who have a passion for giving back to their community. Grants from these funds assist people throughout Southeast Kansas and beyond. Call the Foundation at 620-231-8897 with questions about the Community Foundation.
Mrs. Tess Watson, President/Founder of DBLO Association
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