2011 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project Update

We have had great success this year with the 2011 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project! Many of our states have reached their goals, but there are many more states that need your help. Below is an excerpt from the official website of the number of scarves received as of February 1st. To get more information please go to: http://www.scarvesforspecialolympics.org/states 

NUMBER OF SCARVES RECEIVED –

Program Name – # Scarves received / # Scarves hoping for – deadline to receive

  • New Jersey – 1046+ / 1000 – deadline January 31, 2011  PLEASE SEND TO OTHER PROGRAMS IN NEED!
  • South Carolina – 180 / 50 – deadline January 31, 2011  PLEASE SEND TO OTHER PROGRAMS IN NEED!
  • Alabama – 30 / 30 – deadline January 31, 2011  PLEASE SEND TO OTHER PROGRAMS IN NEED!
  • Wyoming – 261 / 400 – deadline February 1, 2011
  • Pennsylvania – 1000 / 1000 – deadline February 5, 2011
  • Rhode Island – 360 / 400 – deadline February 5, 2011
  • Maryland – 120 / 600 – deadline February 18, 2011
  • Minnesota – 229 / 1000 – deadline February 18, 2011
  • Montana – 2 / 750 – deadline February 18, 2011
  • Arizona – 164 / 600 – deadline February 21, 2011
  • New Hampshire – 61 / 1200 – deadline February 26, 2011
  • South Dakota – 150 / 500 – deadline March 1, 2011
  • Alaska – 46 / 350 – deadline March 9, 2011
  • Louisiana – 126 / 1400 – deadline March 4, 2011
  • Nevada – 0 / 50 – deadline March 4, 2011
  • Northern California – 175 / 175 – deadline March 4, 2011 – PLEASE SEND TO OTHER PROGRAMS IN NEED!
  • Idaho – 185 / 650 – deadline March 4, 2011
  • Virginia – 202 / 1700 – deadline March 7, 2011

Main photo of Special Olympics Wisconsin athletes wearing scarves hand made by knitters and crocheters across the country.