Our Woodstock Director, Karen Geerts was in the news again.

Power of HOPE’s “Pyjama Grandma”, Karen Geerts was featured in the January 20th, 2014 edition of the Woodstock Sentinel.

Below is an excerpt from the article.

Karen Geerts with stuffed toys and pyjamas to be packaged and given to a family in need.

Karen Geerts with stuffed toy and pyjamas to be packaged and given to families in need. (Credit: QMI Agency file photo)

Woodstock – Never underestimate the power of pennies, especially when it comes to comfy pyjamas at Christmas.

The Power of Hope is looking for donations of leftover collections of pennies, and stores that will display change collection pots, to help them reach their goal of $2,500.

“We are grateful for the support and generosity we have experienced over the last two years,” said director Karen Geerts.

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