Bringing joy to others with the Power of H.O.P.E.
ARTHUR – Readers might think this is a fluff piece – and it is – about fluffy critters and two women giving their hearts to the community through the power of hope. For Penny Jamieson and Janice Wilson it is a bit like Christmas all year round as they work to bring a bit of joy into other lives.
Sitting at the kitchen table with Jamieson and Wilson recently, their excitement and enthusiasm was readily apparent. From the tone of their voices to the sparkle in their eyes as they talked about their hobby/mission/obsession, they full well know the Power of H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Everyday).
Christmas is a time for giving and helping other people in need, but Jamieson and Wilson make it a year-round endeavor. One such campaign includes a stuffed toy drive to put a smile on young children’s faces at Christmas