8th Annual Chase the Chill event return to Joplin

JOPLIN, Mo. – Chase the Chill Southwest Missouri today wrapped up its yearly effort to collect clothing and goods in time for the colder winter months.

The 8th Annual Chase the Chill event was at the Homewood Suites in Joplin today.

Officials say that over 500 volunteers collected nearly 2000 winter items to ‘Yarn Bomb’ the city to help warm those in need.

Yarn Bombing involves volunteers leaving hand-crafted goods around the community.

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