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California Woman Weaves Mats With Plastic Bags For Homeless

First Posted: 01/09/12 09:18 AM ET Updated: 01/09/12 01:39 PM ET

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Mount Helix Patch:

For the last 18 months, Groh and her family and friends have been meeting every Tuesday at Cali Comfort Restaurant and Sports Bar to weave together mats, which are given to homeless people as a more comfortable way to sleep on the street. Sounds altruistic enough, and it’s something that the group enjoys doing.

But upon closer inspection of the mats, one finds that they are also special –- they are made entirely of plastic grocery bags.

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