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Angels in Need
Angels In Need
Angels In Need
P.O. Box 2394
Lebanon, OR 97355
of Charity: We knit, crochet, sew, quilt, paint memory boxes
and make caskets for babies in need. We make clothing and other
needed items for premature, sick babies. Still birth, &
babies that passed away. We also give to crisis pregnancy
centers. We are dedicated in "Helping Families One Angel at
of Charity: Heartmade Blessings is a not-for-profit,
world-wide group of volunteers dedicated to providing
hand-crafted items to those people suffering a loss, tragedy, or
going through a rough time that need to be reminded of the
simple fact that people care.
Heartmade Blessings come
from all the wonderful people who donate squares for afghans,
baby afghans or shawls, pins, cuddles, and other hand-crafted
items. They are also made possible through the efforts of the
warm, caring people who donate their time in assembling and
organizing the distribution of these items to those in need. We
truly believe these people are nothing short of a "blessing"
for Afghans is a humanitarian and educational people-to-people
project that is sending hand-knit and crocheted blankets to
displaced Afghan families. Volunteers across the US and Canada
are also making hats, mittens, socks, and sweaters.
of Charity: We have 32 chapters in 24 states across the
country. We provide much needed clothing which includes, quilts,
blankets, shirts, sleepers, gowns, and burial layettes for
preemie's and newborns across the country. We are an all
volunteer organization with every penny going back into the
babies. We are in need of fabric, thread, finished items, and
mostly volunteers to help these precious angels who would
otherwise go home with only a diaper from the hospital. Please
help us help them. Please contact me to get in touch with your
I. Coder II, Project Coordinator
31510 106th PL SE #R-111
Number: (253) 876-7744
of Charity: Little Fingers is a nonprofit company provides
children and adults of missions and hospitals nationally socks,
hats, scarfs, mittens, sweaters and blankets to keep them warm.
Our volunteers are children of high schools, women in crisis
centers and senior centers that want something do with their
hands to help others. We team children and seniors together so
they learn and have fun together. They do everything from
spinning to crocheting and knitting. We always need crochet
hooks and knitting needles, yarn and anything else that you can
think of to make these warm goodies, because we supply so many
people, they get to join in even if don't have the money to buy
their supplies. We provide most of the materials. So we are
always looking for yarn and tools. If you know anyone that might
want to help, we also take finished products. 80% of all the
money that is donated goes back to helping people. Our real joy
is seeing light in the eyes of our volunteers sharing their
gifts with each other and the people that will enjoy the warm
Ashland, Director of Christmas-At-Sea Program
York, NY 10038
349-9090 ext 222
of Charity: A dedicated corps of volunteers that works
year-round to assemble Christmas-At-Sea packages to ensure that
seafarers who are at sea on Christmas Day are able to enjoy a
little bit of the holiday. Hand-knit and crocheted garments,
such as watch caps, are included in the packages. The institute
furnishes knitters and crocheters with patterns and yarn in
return for their handiwork.
Corps Relief Society
N. Randolph St. #1228
696-4904 (They will accept collect calls)
of Charity:When young people join the Navy or Marines, they
are often stationed far from family when their babies are born.
The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society developed a program to
encourage young families to plan for the added costs of having a
child. They have classes entitled "Budget for Baby"
The sailors/marines and souses learn about the expenses they
will encounter and receive tips to help cope.
they attend these classes they are given a layette of basic baby
items to help them get started. The society wants to include
hand made items in this layette, so they are looking for
crocheters/knitters to make afghans and/or sweater sets. The
Society provides the yarn, and will cover the cost of postage if
there is no local base. They will put you in touch with an
office/base near you.
PreemieProject@hotmail or firstname.lastname@example.org
of Charity: I have just started a project for the NICU's of
two hospitals in my area. The hospitals are Magee Womens
Hospital and Childrens hospital both in Pittsburgh PA. We are
currently only a group of five women. (2 Americans, 2
Australians and 1 Canadian) We will be making preemie and baby,
hats, booties and blankets. We need volunteers and supplies. If
you would like to help please e-mail me at the above e-mail
Hats For The Homeless
Hats For The Homeless
of Charity: I make and collect crocheted hats for the
homeless. Free hat patterns available and also words of
encouragement to all the "givers" of the world. Hope
to see you soon!
of Charity: A group of volunteers from across the USA and
Canada making and donating clothing and toys to God's Little
Ones and their families. There is a great need for these
children and families and you will be blessed by helping. If you
don't knit, crochet, or sew, you can still help by donating
materials and postage. PLEASE HELP!
Frontier Road Parker CO 80134
#: (303) 840-1116
of Charity: This charity takes handmade blankets and donates
them to children in need.
West St. Charles Baptist Church, P.O. Box 173 Boutte, LA
of Charity: Donated items are used to help local (New
Orleans area) homeless shelter, battered women's shelter,
nursing home, orphanage, and hospital NICUs. We accept hats and
scarves in "manly" colors for the homeless shelter,
shawls and lapghans for the
nursing home, 60" long
strips, baby afghans and full size afghans for the battered
women's shelter, and 15" preemie afghans, stuffed
animals, and small hats for the area NICUs. Items should be
4-ply, worsted weight, acrylic yarn.
Kits 4 Cops
Western Eagle Foundation, 28075 Diaz Rd. Temecula, Ca.
Number: (909) 695-7206
of Charity: This charity puts handmade children's blankets
into police vehicles. They will be used by the police officers
when they come upon a situation where a child may be
traumatized, neglected, cold, or in need of a "hug".
of Charity: "WARMING FAMILIES" is a new project
for families and individuals to participate in by working
together making quilts, blankets and afghans for other families
who are in homeless shelters. Our goal is to provide enough
blankets for every person who must sleep in a shelter for
whatever reason. Blankets will be taken to local shelters. Free
patterns and information can be found at the website address
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