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By Karla Pomeroy
Editor 

Striving to give every child a bed

Worland couple begins SHP chapter to provide beds for children in the Big Horn Basin

 

June 14, 2018

Karla Pomeroy

Lew Markley and Guy Helms work on cutting the wood to make the Sleep in Heavenly Peace beds Saturday at Dan and Nancy Frederick's place in Worland. Volunteers at the right, Janet Benson, Nancy Frederick and Cheri Bundren work on sanding the wood to make sure all pieces for the bunk beds are smooth.

WORLAND - One man's dream to help children in his hometown of Kimberly, Idaho, has grown into a nationwide movement to make sure every child has a bed. That movement and that dream has come to Worland and the Big Horn Basin through the efforts of Worland couple Dan and Nancy Frederick.

Dan and Nancy Frederick are working to become an official Sleep in Heavenly Peace chapter of the non-profit organization. They have completed training and on Saturday they, along with 14 volunteers constructed five bunk beds that will provide beds for 10 children in the Big Horn Basin.

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