Mile-post Achieved

February 19, 2012

A milepost (literally and figuratively) has been achieved!

As of this evening, the Blanketometer reached 2,347 blankets. Why does 2,347 constitute a milepost? Because (assuming the average blanket is a yard and a half long), we have now produced TWO MILES OF BLANKETS to benefit the patients of Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland! We stood at 2,346 going into the President’s Day weekend, so Jon and Anita Tonsing decided this evening to make a blanket together after dinner and put us over the finish line. (For you math majors, 2,347 x 4.5 feet = 10,561.5 feet of blankets.)

Thank you to everyone that has helped us reach this accomplishment.

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