• The Community Quilt Project

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Daily Kos Community Quilts Project

Community Quilts are a way of sharing care, compassion and support for community members who are facing illness or other hardships.
  1. To say that Freelance Escapologist and his wife, Kim, have been through a hard time is underselling the truth.  Kim has cancer and is valiantly fighting by undergoing some rigorous treatments.  Then there is all the financial insecurity that comes with an illness like this — and in the case of this family, also insecurity in housing.  This community has seen these brave people over some big hurdles and through some painful hoops.  We are all invested in their success and wellbeing.  So let’s tell them so in a community quilt full of loving words of support!

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  2. It will be 4 years ago this July that I first became aware that my father was experiencing mental confusion. We talked on the phone at length because I was writing that night’s KTK, and I required his utmost attention and time. I know he enjoyed spending the afternoon on the phone with me, and then later reading what came out of our discussion.

    As I had been asking him many questions about his childhood and the era of the Civil Rights Movement,

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  3. There is a magical place in central California — a cat shelter that also rescues dogs.  It is called The Cat House on the Kings. More than 700 cats are in residence at this time, many waiting for a forever home.  Check out the videos below — you will be blown away by the scale and organization of this shelter founded out of compassion for the four-legged creatures in need of love and care.  Would you like to contribute toward a group gift of Pootie Pads and catnip toys for this remarkable organization? These could be used

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