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Over 100 families Blessed With Free Clothing for the Holidays

Dr. Patricia Norwood and a few of the children from the giveaway pose with the Grinch.
Dr. Patricia Norwood and a few of the children from the giveaway pose with the Grinch.

Baton Rouge, La. —‚On Tuesday, December 20, 2022 families from the Baton Rouge area braved the cold and the rain. Founder of Mirror of Grace Dr. Patricia Harrel Norwood, had never experienced rain on event day. “We usually host this event outdoors,” Norwood stated. However, this year, with a quick shift in plans and help from a host of volunteers, The event was moved indoors in time for the families. The giveaway, a Parenting Wisely event, provided new clothing and household items for families in need for the holidays.

This event was sponsored by Walmart,

Louisiana Home Care, LLC., Capital Area Human Services, Fox Pest Control and the supporters and volunteers of Mirror of Grace.

The Parenting Wisely program provides parents with a wide variety of free child-rearing strategies and skills. Parents need only to commit to attending all classes. Those who have attended this program have found this experience extremely enlightening and rewarding. The course certificate of completion also fulfills all court mandated parenting class requirements. Classes are held at the Eden Park Library. January classes are 1/10, 1/17 and 1/24. Register online at

About Mirror of Grace

A local non-profit in Baton Rouge since 2010, with the motto of “working to educate and develop self-sufficiency,” Mirror of Grace is committed to implementing educational programs that provide awareness, opportunities, behavior development, financial and personal growth. MOG also assists troubled youth and their families with developing positive life skills and experiences so that they may pursue productive and rewarding lives. Mirror of Grace may be reached at 225-300-4528, or via website at

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