Even the Wind Wears Socks.
Did you know that having cold feet can lower the white blood cells of your immune system? In 2005, there was a study that proved people are almost 30% more likely to come down with a flu when their feet are cold for just 20 minutes during flu season. http://www.nutribuff.com/exercise/keeping-your-feet-warm-for-a-stronger-immune-system/We've Got Work to Do ! Warm the Feet, Comfort the Soul.
We just love it when organizations step into our shoes (excuse the pun) – but just have to give a shout out of thanks to the General Federation of Womens Clubs of South Brunswick Islands for their time and effort – over 100 feet will be warmed because of their choice to reach out. Thank you gfwcsbi. http://www.gfwcsbi.org/
We want to thank Cheers
Insurance Agency for being one of Comfort Socks drop box locations. Coupled
with a push for food donations, Cheers Insurance Agency also compelled people
to drop off new socks in the Big Sock Boxes located at both their Shallotte and
Many thanks to the friends and staff of Carolina House in
We just love to get socks from all over – this month we received socks Peter and Lorraine Byrne of Georgia. Every pair matters to the men and women whose feet are now nice and warm. Keep em coming and we will keep sending them out.
a great surprise we received from the parents, students and faculty of
Thank You Contributors - for Your Faithfulness
Let us not forget why we are here. For every smile you see, there are many more people who do not have a smile to share. Contrary to the common view one might have of a homeless person, many found in shelters today are there because there simply is not steady work. Able and willing to work, searching every day, they move from city to city hoping something will open up. We appreciate your help so much but those you have helped by your support are grateful in a way they cannot express. We have the honor to thank you for them.
Your support of Comfort Socks has allowed us to receive 43,860 pairs of socks so far. We are so grateful to all our supporters. First: We wish Comfort and Compassion are known by our actions and to all sock recipients. Second: We pray for Blessings for our supporters, sock recipients, and those without a home. Third: Please stay mindful of us and remember us monthly, if you can. Special Thanks to New Life Christian Fellowship for allowing us the use of their facilities and for their prayers and support for our mission.
Comfort Socks is a 501(c)3 public charity
that collects and distributes new
socks for homeless
people and families. All contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.