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Throwback: Knots of Love – Chemo Caps & NICU Blankets

Celebrating their 10th anniversary, Knots of Love continues to supply chemo caps to those in need — and now NICU blankets, too I take my hair for granted, really. It’s always there. I get it cut, I dye it crazy colors, I style it. When I wear a hat, it’s to add a layer of…

Warming Cancer Patients in Hudson Valley, NY with Girl Scout’s Stitches of Hope
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Warming Cancer Patients in Hudson Valley, NY with Girl Scout’s Stitches of Hope

Thanks to an enterprising 17-year-old Girl Scout, Hudson Valley New Yorkers can help keep cancer patients warm Let me introduce you to a 17-year-old Girl Scout with a charity knitting project called Stitches of Hope that I think you’ll love to hear about. This project will be of special interest to those of you living…

California | Cancer Patients | Hats | Knitting Charities by Donation Item | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Knitting Charities by U.S. State or Country | Preemies

Knitting Rays of Hope: Charity Knitting in California for Cancer Patients & NICU Babies

Since 2012, Knitting Rays of Hope has been creating and donating handmade hats both for cancer patients and for premature infants. As of this writing they have contributed well over 3,000 hats to NICUs and cancer centers to warm the heads of those suffering illness.

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Delaware Head Huggers & Kozy Kovers for Kids: Knitting Charities Changing Lives in Delaware and Beyond

I’ve been a huge fan of Delaware Head Huggers for years. This is primarily because Robin Agar, its leader, is a talented knitting designer who often posts free chemo cap patterns on her blog, Knitting for Schnapps. I frequently link these in the Knitting Nuggets Newsletter because they’re so cute.

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Head Huggers: A Knitting Charity Keeping Hairless Heads Warm Since 2001

Head Huggers is a terrific organization that has been in operation since 2001. I was astonished to find that while it has been featured in the Knitting Nuggets Newsletter, it has never been featured here on this website. That changes now!

How to Fight Cancer and Protect Preemies with Knitted Hats
California | Cancer Patients | Hats | Knitting Charities by Donation Item | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Knitting Charities by U.S. State or Country | Preemies

How to Fight Cancer and Protect Preemies with Knitted Hats

Join Knitting Rays of Hope, and you can enter into battle against cancer as well as protect preemies through knitted hats Knitting Rays of Hope is a knitting charity that began in California in 2012. The idea sprung from a woman named Pali when accompanying her sister-in-law to a chemotherapy treatment. There she realized that…