Quilting for a Cause

By Ellen Johanson, Wesley Community Foundation Annual Giving Manager Cheerful. Grateful. Giving. These aren’t just words; they’re qualities that define many Wesley residents. Talented, hard-working and creative are a few more. You can see these qualities when you visit the Needlecrafters, who make handcrafted items of beauty and purpose in The Gardens at Wesley Des   Read more…


7 DIY Holiday Craft Ideas

Try some of these do-it-yourself ideas for upcycling or repurposing clutter into new holiday creations. Do you have a collection of craft supplies you’ve never touched? Perhaps there are some possessions you still haven’t thrown away because you wonder if they may be of use to someone some day. The holidays are a great time   Read more…


11 DIY Holiday Gifts

Try some of these inexpensive do-it-yourself holiday gifts and decorations. Creating a unique gift from scratch is a great way to show someone you care. DIY projects can be very fulfilling exercises in creativity. Though it may seem daunting at first, it really doesn’t take much to make something special. Most of these projects can   Read more…