Thank you to everyone who donated items, money, and time to
the Greater Tacoma Peace Prize Refugee Project. Because of your generosity, the
Kit Assembly Team was able to put together six #1 Kitchen Kits and six #2
Kitchen Kits, and one kit was put together by the donor, for a total of 13
Each #1 Kit contains: Plates and bowls for 6; cups, glasses,
and mugs for six; silverware (place settings for six); silverware tray; at
least two dish towels; two potholders; paper towels and holder; dish/hand soap;
trash can; and trash bags.
Each #2 Kit contains: plastic storage containers; 2 -3
mixing bowls; frying pan; small and large pots with lids; glass baking dishes;
cutting board; large carving knife; small paring knife; spatula; and a can
The kits went to Lutheran Social Services in Tacoma, WA, who
will distribute them as needed to refugees in our area.
Thanks also to the Scandinavian Cultural Center at Pacific
Lutheran University and St. Mark’s Lutheran Church By the Narrows for promoting
the project in their newsletters.