Northwest Elementary Students Stuff Jayme’s Bears

Jayme’s Fund had a special invitation to do a project with the students at Northwest Elementary School in Manchester, New Hampshire on Thursday, May 19th, 2016. Caren Rifkin, the founder of Jayme’s Fund for Social Justice, and Melanie Friese, the administrative assistant, went to Mrs. Barry’s third grade class to teach students about helping others…
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Last week, several of the “regular” bear-makers gathered at the Main Street Sewing Studio in Hampstead, NH, to sew Jayme’s Bears. As I looked around at the faces of our BEARY special friends, tears came to my eyes. There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t reflect on the contributions of JFSJ’s volunteers and very generous…
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