Turtle Patrol joined Our Social Market in June, 2019.

According to their blog, Turtle Patrol “stives to aid in the successful continuation of turtle presence.” To raise funds for their organization, volunteers sell turtle-themed soap, stuffies and blankets!

Turtles knitted and donated to Turtle Patrol by Ellen Turpitt are a hit. Ellen knits the turtles to raise funds for the organization’s promotional efforts. Photo Roberta Hibbert

Ellen Turpitt knit these adorable turtles. She knit her first 100 and 60 of them are sold. Here she is at Our Social Market at Brown Hall on June 22, 2019. Ellen said she is 87 years old and feels lucky she can still knit.

Ellen Turpitt knits turtles for Turtle Patrol wherever she is! Here, at Our Social Market, June 22, 2019. Photo Roberta Hibbert.

To purchase a turtle please email turtlepatrolcanada@gmail.com