"Thank you Andrea for this comprehensive information.
We must remember that the postage duty fees just started in July of last year, so $5,900 will almost double in 2019.
Many thanks to all the KAS Forum members that are able to support us…"
"The financials have been updated above. Blue is in the lead once again! This also marks the 2018 year-end. A note from Ronda on the financial year:
"It is quite alarming to see that we are paying over R250,000* in annual rental costs –…"
"Last week I have sent a parcel to KAS. Gloria thank you so much for this wording: "Our squares don't magically stitch themselves together and then fly to the children on their own. Funds are needed."
Every time I have sent a…"
"THREE CHEERS FOR ALL OUR KAS SHOP SHOPPERS!
Do you know that 100% of every purchase you make from the Shop goes to support our work in South Africa? Whether you treat yourself (and the kids in your life) to a set of our NEW Flashcards or choose to…"
"PRODUCT OF THE MONTH IN THE KAS SHOP
Can you just imagine how exciting it must be for the children who receive blankets, hats and handwarmers on distribution day? What would make it even more exciting? Why, a soft cuddly toy of your very own to…"
"Worsted weight is akin to double knit in the UK.
I think it all depends on how you knit. I only use worsted weight yarn and I know there are other members who do as well. If you are a loose knitter, perhaps a chunky yarn would be better. Also, I…"
"Hi Caroline! Welcome to Kint-a-square. What you purchased is exactly right. Use a single strand because it’s a worstwd weight. Start with whatever needle or hook size you’re comfortable with and if you find it too loose or too tight,…"
"Thanks for this update. It is great to see that our community responds so well when we know of certain needs. Yes, the gogos will be very busy in the next few months sewing up lots and lots of blankets."