Growing outreach helps homeless stay warm

By Jason Evans
Staff Reporter


local effort to help the homeless stay warm in the winter is expanding to include more cities.

I Am Not Lost – Upstate S.C. began after Tammy Ferguson met Marline Sexton at a craft fair.

The two women both crocheted and had heard about efforts in Northern cities to provide homeless people with ways to keep warm, by placing homemade scarves in trees for them to pick up.

“We hit it off,” Ferguson said.

Sexton had the idea to try the outreach here in the Upstate, and

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