Teddy Bear Hugs can make ‘world of difference’

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Posted: August 27, 2013

The Winchester Star

Godfrey Miller Historic Home and Fellowship Center in Winchester executive director Sharon Thornton shows Teddy bears like those that are made by volunteers for area children and the elderly. The group meets once a month. The next meeting is 10 a.m. Sept. 10 at the center, and volunteers are welcome. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
The Teddy Bear Hugs group will begin meeting next month at the Godfrey Miller Historic House and Fellowship Center. The bears are given to children and the elderly. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

Winchester — Sometimes the simplest gift can bring comfort and joy.

The small, stuffed teddy bears that the participants of the Teddy Bear Hugs program make are simple creations — two pieces of…

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