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"Provides a creative outlet to make an eternal impact. Below you can read more about us. To get involved, get started now!"
|LOVE IN ACTION
LOVE IN ACTION
is a 501(c)(3) organization founded to help people and organizations in the Sacramento, California area, in various parts of the USA, and globally.
We help them through various means, including financially, with evangelism, with building and supporting schools and orphanages, and also with helping to provide medical treatments.
MOLLY'S BABIES, INC.
Molly's Babies Inc.
is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Donations are tax-deductible with our receipt for your donation!
Welcome to Molly's Babies, a 501(c)(3) Connecticut-based non-profit. formed for the express purpose of seeing that families in need .... financially or sometimes emotionally .... can get a baby doll for their little girls who might otherwise not have one to cuddle and love.
Nothing is as important to a little girl as having a doll to hold, dress and care for. Little "Mommies" learn so many subtle lessons from cuddling and caring for their dolls that not having a baby doll can be a developmental opportunity missed.
|LITTLE DRESSES FOR AFRICA
||Changing lives one little dress at a time…
"Little Dresses for Africa is a non-profit 501c3, Christian based organization which provides relief to the children of Africa. Simple dresses are made out of pillow cases and distributed through the orphanages, churches and schools in Africa to plant in the hearts of little girls that they are worthy!"
"We are making scarves for the 2011 Washington State
Winter Games. "
Due date for scarves is February 25, 2011
EWE TO YOU
mission of 'From Ewe to You' is to provide
crocheted or knitted blankets, scarves, booties, and hats
to the less fortunate in my community. "
anyone who wants to make a crochet granny square or two and contribute
it to a worldwide project blanket!"
"Our goal is to warm homeless by knitting and crocheting
and scarves for men living under a bridge here in Central Ohio.
We will also make hats, mittens, scarves appropriate for women
who are cared for in 2 free clinics in the area. "
we CAN make a difference.
ADDI AND CASSI FUND
name is Chris Hempel and I am Mom to Addi and Cassi Hempel,
5 year old identical twins who have a fatal cholesterol disease
called Niemann Pick Type C,
otherwise known as the “Childhood Alzheimer’s.”
Dream Blankies was started in an effort to help give comfort
to children as they enter into the foster care system in North
So far, we are only large enough to take care of the children
Limestone County DHR, but someday, my dream is to branch out to
surrounding areas. We are sew-ers, knitters, and crocheters, and
either afghans, 12" squares (to be joined into afghans), scarves,
and bags for coloring books/crayons for the kids.
Please only use acrylic worsted weight type yarn for the afghans
as this yarn holds up really well with children's use.
We hope that through our work, we will help kids
have sweet dreams that they deserve. Thanks!
make Heroghans (comfortghans) for the families of
fallen service members. We need 12 inch squares in red/white/blue
to be mailed to the different assemblers around the country.
handmade items to our deployed service members.
Slippers, helmet liners, cool neck-ties, baby items, travel pouches,
comfortghans for wounded and for the families of fallen service
members. We send handmade ornaments and tree skirts
with our Christmas tree's.
100% volunteer organization creating children's
hats & scarves, baby afghans, adult lap afghans and soldier hats.
group of volunteers who knit, crochet, and/or sew,
providing handmade baby items for preemies in Oklahoma.
Our goal is to provide every baby in the NICU with his or her
blanket, cap and booties. If you crochet, knit or quilt we sure
can use your help.
Please stop by and read all about us.
Your time and talents are appreciated. Everyone can help!
If you'd like to help but don't knit, crochet or sew you can help
with soda can pop tabs and Box Tops for Education. Lets all join
together. Join TODAY!
Warm was created to provide parents of stillborn children with
a blanket that they can wrap their children in for pictures and/or
burial. Parents are also given the choice to keep the blanket
as a personal keepsake to remember their child.
a Car, Boat, Motorhome, RV, or Truck to charity and receive the
Maximum Legal Tax Deduction and possibly a Partial Cash Payment
- fast handling of Car Donations and more! "
HATS FOR HOPE
organization by kids that makes children undergoing cancer treatment
feel warm and fuzzy. We achieve this warm and fuzzy mission by
knitting and crocheting soft hats for the pediatric cancer patients.
In addition, we make Warm Fuzzy Buddies (yarn creatures) to include
with each hat. The hats and Warm Fuzzy Buddies are donated to
the Children's Hospital in Denver. "
history of Save the Children is a story of positive change and
people - millions of people in thousands of communities
around the globe - working together to create opportunities for
the world's children to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives.
In January 1932 in a small room in New York City,
a group of concerned citizens gathered to respond to the needs
of the proud people of Appalachia hard hit by the Great Depression.
mission is to distribute hand-made (either knit or crochet) hats
to cancer patient across the country who are undergoing chemo
treatments. We believe something made from the heart helps
heal the human spirit. However, we can not do it without the help
our fellow knitters and crocheter.
make blankets and give them away to children in need of comfort.
It's as simple as that.
A HEROES WISH
are a group of volunteer's seeking to bring
comfort and hope to children as well as
adults that are battling premature birth as well as cancer."
SISTER'S FOR SOLDIERS
handmade blankets etc.... to our wounded soldiers in the Walter
Reed Medical Center.
Friends Rescue is a 501 (c)(3) that would like crafted items donated
so we can raise funds for our dog rescue.
no one pays for treatment beyond what is covered by insurance,
and those without insurance are never asked to pay. "
Hearts is a project where we crochet blankets for kids that
have cancer. We need your help in financial support, prayer
support and also for additional volunteer crocheters.
send all donations to:
109 Ireland Drive
Coventry, CT 06238
you are interested in becoming a volunteer Please contact:
Special Babies in the UK.
We are a Registered Charity group dedicated to making premature
clothes and burial outfits. We knit, crochet and Sew our tiny
also offering help and support when we can.
and bone marrow transplant patients nationwide turn to National
Foundation for Transplants when they need help in paying for transplant
costs not covered by insurance. NFT provides support, advocacy
and financial assistance to transplant candidates and recipients
KNITTING AND CROCHET
crochet and knit mostly afghans for various charities, mainly
charities that help children such as Project Linus. I also make
Warm Up America! afghans to donate to other charities. I accept
granny's daughter motifs, crocheted or knitted squares in any
size, color, and pattern, and 7 by 9 inch knitted or crocheted
rectangles (for Warm Up America! afghans).
will be donated to area children/adults in need.
crochet, knit, loom, etc. facecloths for shelters throughout the
United States. This year we have also added "healing bandages"
for an organization, micro preemie to newborn sized hats and such
for a hospital in Michigan and the list continues....we are growing
and so is the need!
loosely connected group of survivors of sexual violence who desire
to offer comfort and support to recent victims. The idea is simple.
Any survivor of sexual assault or abuse is welcome to knit or
crochet a scarf which in turn will be given to an assault or abuse
victim when they enter the hospital for emergency treatment. "
collect holiday fabrics and turn them into Christmas stockings
that are delivered to various hospitals and institutions where
children reside, either temporarily or permanently.
C.A.R.E.S. FOR KIDS
provide the children of the
Baltimore County Foster Care program
with a handmade crocheted afghan (lovingly called "woobies")
when they enter the system.
FOR CHARITY :
KNITTING, CROCHETING & SEWING FOR KIDS NEW!!
nonprofit org that provides sick and needy children with
free art supplies, stuffed animals, and murals for free.
We need some creative Crocheters. We are filling up bags full
supplies and cuddly animals to ship off to very ill children
There is no greater way to show you care than to make a
cuddly toy or beautiful bag for a sick or needy child.
FOR A CAUSE
are sew-ers, quilters, bead and jewelry artists, crochet-ers,
knitters, and more. If you care about others & would like to make
this world a little warmer and safer for our children and elders;
we welcome you to join us in this cause.
ETC. FOR CHARITY
make all kinds of crocheted items for children ranging from
newborns to teenagers. We make afghans, chemo hats, slippers,
tote bags, layette sets, backpacks, and the list goes on.
100% tax deductible gifts, where you are the
donor and the recipient chooses the charity.
Charity GivingGift Certificates and Cards are perfect for awards,
incentives, Mother's and Father's Day, anniversary,
wedding, baby, graduation, sympathy and holiday gifts.
is a unique children's charity alliance of social service
organizations, hospitals, camps and schools that care
for developmentally disabled children and at-risk youth.
mission is to provide newborns of our military servicemen and
their families with "Bundles Of Joy" packages that include
handmade and new baby items. We also provide stuffed animals,
dolls and books to older children of our soldiers, through our
Buddies And Books program.
"The Knitting Connection's
mission is to support children and
families with crafted items
utilizing the artistic talents of
volunteer knitters, crocheters,
and quilters. We connect people from the
community to support each other during their time of need. This link, from one end
of the spectrum to the other, forms a bond of support,
understanding, and love."
HeartFelt Angels is a non-profit
organization of volunteers that make handmade baby items for
area hospitals to give to parents in need.
people in warm blankets since 1992
Care Ministries provides an education, daily meal, a school
uniform and medical care for needy children. "
TO HEART ANGELS
My dream is to see that
as many neonatal units as possible are supplied with "angel
dresses", so that no baby is handed to it's Mom and Dad
for their final goodbyes, dressed only in an undershirt and
diaper. You can make a difference.
Will you please help?
AFGHANS FOR ANGEL PROJECT
The AFA Project serves
a number of charities and groups which include orphans in Ukraine,
newborns and preemies, and kids with cancer.
HEARTS WARM BABIES
We are a group of volunteers
who sew, knit, crochet, and quilt for premature infants and
babies in need. We donate to hospitals, crisis pregnancy centers,
shelters, law enforcement agencies, foster care, WIC offices,
and individuals across much of the state of Colorado. All of
our gifts are donated free of charge and 100% of what we receive
in donations goes to help the babies. Please join me in donating
fabric, yarn, time and love to WHWB.
"You can make today special
in the life of a precious preemie..."
giving them a future
Christian Charity helping children
in Africa. Raising money for
projects such as child sponsorship,
schools and hospitals.
Quilts 4 Cancer is a Non
profit orginization based
out of Nevada with chapters opening in Western New
York and the Hampton Roads Virginia area. We are
dedicated to delivering heart warming quilts to
children with cancer of all ages.
Our purpose is to make cancer patients a
little warmer and more comfortable.
(The body gets very cold when you have chemo treatments!)
To help the people of Afghanistan
and to let them know that Americans and
Canadians care, we launched
"afghans for Afghans."
afghans for Afghans is
a humanitarian and educational people-to-people
project that is sending
hand-knit and crocheted blankets, hats, mittens,
socks, sweaters, and vests
to displaced Afghan families. We also encourage
people to get together to
make group blankets. We work in partnership with
the San Francisco office
of the American Friends Service Committee and World Concern.
FOR THE UNBORN
Gifts for the Unborn offers small
gifts to mothers
when they first test positive in a crisis pregnancy.
BAY PROJECT LINUS
SAN JOSE CHAPTER
We are a new chapter of these organizations
that make quilts and afghans for terminally and/or tramatized
children in the area. We need help with making these items and
also can use donations of leftover yarns.
we can save a life!"
Please donate to the Red Cross in memory
those who perished on September 11,
"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
We crochet angels, butterflies,
and smiley faces
(for children) that are sent out all over the
world upon request to those who are severely injured, chronically
ill, and their caregivers free of charge.
tiniest children since 1992.
This web site is all about helping
newborn & premature babies who are sick and needy.
HUGS AND HOPE CLUB
to helping children
who battle cancer and other life-threateningillness
or injuries. Visitors are asked to send cheery mail and small
giftsas well as encouraging
notes to parents.
FOR HOMELESS ANIMALS
This site includes
a worldwide shelter directory and other useful information for
pet lovers. Read about the Snuggles Project
which was created to give comfort and security to
shelter animals as they await their new homes.
FROM THE HEART
A Non-Profit group crafting for
children and their families in need.
This website is devoted
to Touching Little Lives.
TLL has Crochet, Knit & Sewing
Patterns for low birth weight babies. Please stop in and take
a look around.
Project Linus is
a national, non profit organization
dedicated to donating handmade
blankets to children suffering serious illness and trauma.
Contact this NJ chapter at Blankiedepo@aol.com or
by reaching the Coordinator at 732-335-9033.
We run four blanket drives per year and welcome your contribution.
Angels" is an organization made up completely of volunteers
who make and distribute baby blankets to local hospitals to
give to parents who have suffered the loss of their infant through
miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death.
for Angels" are placed lovingly around these infant Angels
when they are held by their families for the brief time in which
bittersweet hellos and sad good-byes are said. The parents are
then allowed to keep these afghans as a token of rememberance
of their baby. Just having something soft to hold is comforting
for the parents.
We collect items, crochet supplies
or finished products
and donate them to charities. Many of the items we collect are
partial pieces, such as granny squares, that are assembled into
items such as afghans and baby blankets. The finished products
are then donated to the charities.
Dedicated to providing comfort to
children who are ill, abused or in foster care through gifts
of handmade blankets distributed to local area hospitals, shelters,
foster agencies, police and fire departments.
"Hi! My name's Anita, and I
crochet hats, mittens, scarves, and afghans for the kids at
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. And I can use all the help I
Treasures was formed in 1999 by a mother who recognized the
need for this type of ministry after the birth of her first
daughter. From this mother's love and experience the ministry
of Teeny Tiny Treasures was born.
||Visit this page to learn
more about "Handmade for Charity" and see a list of
links to charity sites on the web that accept donations of handmade
items. Additionally, there are links to sites with charity resources
such as patterns.
Free patterns for preemie
hats, kids mittens, blankets, bears and more, places to donate
and information on "Warming Families" (donating blankets
to Homeless Shelters)."