Ten faithful Minkha volunteers came together for tea to celebrate the New Year and plan for our next Calgary sale on May 22nd. We missed taking a photo of the group, but rearranged our display to help capture the memory.
Meet two of our new employees at Minkha in Cochabamba, Ninfa and Jesica. Both lovely new additions to the team. “My name is Jesica Cordova (Left), I am the granddaughter of one of the knitters, Catalina Infante…. I have been helping with translations.” “My … Continue reading
Help Make Christmas Better With A Sweater! Go to www.savethechildren.ca/jumper to see how.
In spirit of Halloween, we would love to see you in your favorite sweater… any sweater! It doesn’t have to be Minkha, but we would like you to tag “#MinkhaSweaters?” in your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram posts. Bring your friends … Continue reading
Our 2014 Calgary Fall sweater sales are officially set. We’ve created some awesome partnerships over the years with organizations who help promote social responsibility and great products. Please mark your calendar and spread the word about our next sales. October 24–26, 2014: Woodcliff United … Continue reading
If you want to knit, pick something small. It’s best to leave the big stuff to Minkha!
For the past five and a half years, we have gotten to know Melina, Minkha’s office administrator for all the great things she has done for the organization. We are sad to see her go, but happy for her accomplishments … Continue reading
4 devoted Canadian Minkha volunteers fit right in with the Cochabamba Knitters.
Canada was awarded 10 gold, 10 silver and 5 bronze medals in Sochi. We ranked 3rd overall after Russia and Norway. Congratulations to all our athletes! The games are over we are getting back into the swing of things. Here … Continue reading
“SOCHI, Russia – Just seconds prior to Finland’s Roope Tonteri’s final run in men’s slopestyle, NBC cameras caught a shot of his coach doing the unthinkable: knitting a scarf.” Read More