Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 9:30am to 3:00pm

Warm hearts around the world by helping MCC collect 6,500 comforters for people displaced by disaster or conflict 


SAVE THE DATE for the first Great Winter Warm-up in Didsbury, AB.

Hosted at Bergthal Mennonite Church  from 9:30am to 3:00pm on Saturday, January 18th, 2020.

Join us for a day of...

COMFORTER MAKING for MCC's international relief efforts when disaster or conflict displace people from their homes and community. 

Read how relief kits and comforters get to where they're most needed

FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY - Whether you're a seasoned sewist or new to the world of comforter making, there will be an opportunity for people of all ages and skill levels to get involved. 

Lunch will be provided. Please contact Bergthal Mennonite Church at to confirm your attendance by January 13th, 2020.

Check out this recent article about the Great Winter Warm-up and the impact of comforter donations!


Help sponsor the costs associated with collecting and shipping blankets overseas 



Photo: Fanus Premilus carries the comforter she received as part of a distribution of relief items in the community of Bingo, in Haiti's Jean Rabel municipality after an earthquake struck the area on October 6, 2018. MCC photo/Annalee Giesbrecht