“A New Year – A New You” was the idea for SIMPLE GESTURES recent
distribution to the new Lighthouse Sober Living House for Women in Port Clinton.
“As we did for the men’s house in 2015, support is necessary for the women as
well, and can simply be given in a variety of ways,” said SIMPLE GESTURES organizer
Kathy Jo Schweitzer. Contributors showed this by supplying a total of
over 1000 cosmetic, personal, snack, educational, and other unique
items. The gifts were placed in separate large containers for each of the seven women now
residing there, plus additional boxes of storage items, puzzles and
To learn more about this easy, fun, program that provides community support, contact Kathy Jo at MSKJS10@gmail.com.
To provide community support for the residents at the Lighthouse Sober Living Home for Women, community organizers gathered appropriate donations for the women in need. Volunteers and officials, from left to right, are Stacy Haeft, House Manager Jodi Ziberajewski, Danielle Hamman, SIMPLE GESTURES organizer Schweitzer and Ashley Lowe.