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Super Bowl Scarves for Volunteers

I wish I had had heard of this sooner: for the 2012 Super Bowl in Indianapolis, there was a Super Scarves program where knitters and crocheters made scarves for the volunteers and hospitality employees working at the big game. I’m sure they’ll appreciate it – it looks like it will be a cold night.  The current forecast for Super Bowl Sunday is expected to be in the 30’s. And although Lucas Oil Stadium is indoors, volunteers will likely welcome the wooly protection as they are going to and fro the facility. The scarves were due at the end of November, but crafters from all over the country (and the world!) donated scarves. Initially the program was looking for 8,000 scarves, but they received more than 13,000. Continue reading

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