A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.

Random Tip: You can get cheap (and legal! Wink) advertising by donating a challenge prize! Go here for more info.
Total Members: 306,447
Currently Running With Scissors:
615 Guests and 14 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 26
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Adopt A College Student/Recieve A Care Package Swap! SIGN UPS CLOSED!!  (Read 33287 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
silentdementia
« Reply #10 on: August 29, 2006 11:53:54 AM »

Well I'm in whatever way you decide to set it up. I think I'll adopt though, it's always such a thrill to get post when you first move away Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Wist : Swap Info : Personal Swap Friendly
yellowblanket
« Reply #11 on: August 29, 2006 03:14:21 PM »

i just signed up to be adopted Smiley this is such a good idea...i just hope there's enough adopters...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

my wists: http://www.wists.com/yellowblanket

will knit for: earrings, cloth pads, homemade soaps, and handspun yarn. PM me if you want to swap!
naelany
Offline Offline

Posts: 2836
Joined: 12-Aug-2006

Duck, Duck....silly goose!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #12 on: August 29, 2006 03:36:19 PM »

I hope we get some people who want to adopt some college students!  Don't forget that even if you are a college student, you can always send a care package out as well!
I wouldn't mind doing so...but I can't join in any swaps yet (yes, this is partly also the reason of my suggesting making this an ongoing thing instead of a timed one Wink)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"just keep crafting, just keep crafting"

Sorry I've been gone so long. Am trying to get back on the boards. Body's thrown me for a few loops these past months and am still learning to adjust. Thanks for your patience.
mserocks
« Reply #13 on: August 29, 2006 05:07:17 PM »

I went to college half way across the country in a city where I had no family and knew no one. The first care package I got from my great gramma's little old quilting lady circle had me crying with happiness for hours.  I know how much care packages mean.

I will repay the good karma and adopt. Smiley

- ms e, who is finally in her last year of graduate school. and sadly, is considered grown up enough to not need care packages anymore, lol...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." Gandhi.

Ok, me too! www.wists.com/mserocks
Crafterbynite
Customizing the world ..one shirt at a time
Offline Offline

Posts: 505
Joined: 26-May-2005

Extraordinary machine!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #14 on: August 29, 2006 05:34:34 PM »

I just signed up...I hope I get adopted....
THIS ROCKS   Logged

ETSY :: Wist :: Blog :: Fb :: Twitter
kitty1256
« Reply #15 on: August 29, 2006 06:45:49 PM »

Sorry, guys...I have been hanging out with my boyfriend all day.  I am changing it to an on-going swap now.  You will have until...whenever (until people loose interest) to sign up.  So I will post the list of people waiting to recieve care packages, and when people come along this thread, they can choose someone to send to, and then the person's name who has been "adopted", so to speak, will be taken off the list.

Sound good?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kitty1256
« Reply #16 on: August 29, 2006 06:51:13 PM »

Alright, guys...I have re-posted this swap as an on-going swap.  Please re-read the new rules, even if you have already PMed me your information.  Also, please don't forget that even if you are a college student, you can always send care packages as well!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Crafterbynite
Customizing the world ..one shirt at a time
Offline Offline

Posts: 505
Joined: 26-May-2005

Extraordinary machine!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #17 on: August 29, 2006 06:56:34 PM »

will we be notified if we are adopted
THIS ROCKS   Logged

ETSY :: Wist :: Blog :: Fb :: Twitter
kitty1256
« Reply #18 on: August 29, 2006 07:07:45 PM »

will we be notified if we are adopted

yup.  as soon as someone comes along and decides to send out a care package to you, i will let you know.

here are some links to get you guys started in what college care packages might include:

http://www.gifts.com/search/product/Snack-Care-Package?ideaID=2758&prodID=53964&sid=vsm:Exam+Cram+College+Care+Package:P

http://www.collegecarepackage.net/

http://www.findgift.com/gift-ideas/pid-60910

http://www.beautycare.com/cgi-bin/newspro/viewnews.cgi?newsid973286562,41461,
« Last Edit: August 29, 2006 07:12:45 PM by kitty1256 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

f1ghter
« Reply #19 on: August 29, 2006 07:14:33 PM »

i love this idea.  i'm thinking once i get into school and see how its going, i'll be able to sign up to create a care package.  actually, i'm positive i will. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 26 Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Curtis Stone and Rachael Ray Reveal Their Number-One Thanksgiving Tip
The Safest Way to Thaw Out Your Thanksgiving Turkey
Boston Market Takes the Grand Stage on Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving Make-Ahead Chestnut, Sausage and Apple Dressing Recipe
Leftover Turkey Solutions
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Your Own Patron Saint
Folding in the New Year!
Tute Tuesday: Joan Jett Inspired Black Heart Soap

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.