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T.P. The Crisis Center Collection Site in October

11/03/2017

During the month of October, the Hoefer Law Firm was a collection site for “T.P. The Crisis Center”. While toilet paper is a necessity, The Crisis Center budgets its funds only for food. Toilet paper is available only when it’s donated.

Our senior paralegal organized this event in honor of her mother, Kathleen Henderson.

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And, just 5 days in, the TP had already begun to roll in!

The Crisis Center encouraged a social media TP sculpture competition, so we built a maze for our office dog. Here is Pearl’s first practice run through a maze of toilet paper, all in the name of a good cause. It was probably her first maze ever, and she did great.

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Then we created new office space, a cubicle of TP:

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In addition to being a collection site, we also had a GoFundMe campaign for donations.
The GoFundMe goal was $300 and we raised $350! With the donations, we purchased 600 rolls of toilet paper.

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We’d like to give a heartfelt THANK YOU to everyone who donated toilet paper or contributed to the GoFundMe campaign, including:

The Iowa City Public Library staff for donating 294 rolls
Lepic-Kroeger Realtors staff for donating 174 rolls
ACT staff for donating 97 rolls

Our goal was to collect 500 rolls of toilet paper and we collected 1,705, more than 3 times our goal.
Thank you all for spreading the word and donating your time and resources to help people in need.
#TPtheCC

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