Adopt-a-Bed’ update

The women and children of Alameda’s Midway Shelter would like to thank the individuals and groups who have contributed to the shelter for abused women and their children. A number of the listed donors contributed several times in October. 

Karen Butter was among the October donors along with: The Pipkin-McGrath family, Christine Runyan, Paula Patillo-Dupree, Mary Scott, David Mercado, Virginia Krutilek and Jay Dawson. 

The shelter received generous gifts from: Tomorr Haxhimali, Lois Pryor, Armand Acosta, Mary Buck and Sandra & Lance Russum in memory of: Marion Yeeaw, Minnie Campanaaro, Joe R Hunt, Kirk Randolph Elder, Edward J Mahoney, Tim Mark, Ray Augustus and Lou Benasso. Alameda Elks Lodge 1015 B.P.O.E. donated in October. Tina & Bob Kreitz, Fern Borst and two anonymous donors also deserve our thanks.

To see your name among the November donors, send a check to Alameda Homeless Network, P.O. Box 951, Alameda 94501. For further information call 357-0205, Ext. 206 or see


Ginny Krutilek