A solidarity blanket against sexist violence, in Reus
More than a dozen people have joined forces this afternoon to create a 'solidarity blanket' against sexist violence. All of them have worked together, in the Casa Navàs store, to unite 256 grandmothers crocheted, 10x10 cm each. The resulting large blanket will be raffled, together with several lots, at the party that Comerç Solidari de Reus has organized for November 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, starting at 9:00 p.m. in the square from the Farinera The amount collected will go to the project 'Skeins against sexist violence'.
The call made by Comerç Solidari, looking for volunteers, has been successful. Firstly, with the making of grandmothers crochet, getting a total of 256 units. And later, this afternoon for the union of all the pieces to create a great blanket. "We are very grateful for the involvement", they value from Comerç Solidari. At 7:30 p.m., the hands have started to work with quick and determined movements with two hours of work ahead of them.
With the blanket made, and the baskets of products prepared, this Thursday tickets will go on sale for 2 euros. Prior to 25N, on the 24th the documentary will be screened sorority threads, who talks about Skeins against sexist violence.