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While so many of us love making things for ourselves and our families, many in the Lion community go further, creating for those in need. Join us in this section and be touched by these true stories of caring and sharing submitted by Lion Brand readers.

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Giving Unto Others

My husband and I adopted 2 older children in 1991 and 1992 from the harshest orphanage in Romania.

I want you to know about my daughter Christina. She arrived in America in 1992 at the age of 14. Although she is legally blind from a severe birth defect, she insisted on learning to crochet.

She has made many beautiful items, but what I am most proud of are the blankets she has made for the orphanages in Mexico. She knows first hand what it feels like to be in a cold and sad place and she wants those children to feel loved and warm.

I am inspired daily by her.

Debbie Principe


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