Now 76 years old, he said volunteer work is something that gives him a sense of satisfaction. In addition to knitting caps and volunteering with Caps for Kids, Burr has volunteered with Meals on Wheels, the Salvation Army and the Grace Church of Harmony.
Jerry Burr, 76, uses a plastic loom called a “Knifty Knitter” to knit caps on the porch of his home in Zelienople. Since 2007, the retiree has knitted more than 4,000 hats for Caps for Kids. justin Guido/CRANBERRY EAGLE