Salvation Knitters: Helping the Needy in Michigan
Babies | Impoverished | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Knitting Charities by U.S. State or Country | Michigan | Preemies

Salvation Knitters: Helping the Needy in Michigan

Give a hand to Michigan new mothers and newborns in need by knitting for Salvation Knitters We’ve all heard of the Salvation Army; it’s a hugely successful humanitarian organization, serving needy people all over the United States and even internationally. Today, I’d like to introduce you to one branch in Michigan, in the Grand Rapids…

Warming Cancer Patients in Hudson Valley, NY with Girl Scout’s Stitches of Hope
Cancer Patients | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Knitting Charities by U.S. State or Country | New York

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…

Help Homeless Bay-Area Teens with CompassionKnit
California | Children | Homeless | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Knitting Charities by U.S. State or Country

Help Homeless Bay-Area Teens with CompassionKnit

Too many teenagers are homeless in the San Francisco Bay area; help them with handknits through CompassionKnit Homelessness is a tragedy; I think we can all agree that no one should ever lack a place to lay their heads. But when homelessness is the plight of a teenager, it strikes me as being all the…

How to Help at the Pine Ridge Reservation through Knitted Squares
Afghans/Blankets/Squares | Impoverished | Knitting Charities by Donation Item | Knitting Charities by Recipient | Native Americans/First Nation

How to Help at the Pine Ridge Reservation through Knitted Squares

No need to weave in ends – your knitted squares can help Lakota families through Afghan Squares for Pine Ridge Reservation I have a simple question for you, charity knitter: do you enjoy knitting squares but hate weaving in ends? Maybe you don’t actually hate it, but boy, you’d be thrilled if there was a…

How to Help Orphans & Other Needy Folks During the Holidays
Children | Impoverished | Knitting Charities Around the World | Knitting Charities by Recipient

How to Help Orphans & Other Needy Folks During the Holidays

Thanks to shoebox collection charities, or “shoebox charities,” you can provide hope and a smile to orphans and other needy folks come the holidays For anyone away from home, impoverished, suffering an illness, orphaned, or otherwise in need, every day can be difficult. But the holiday season — when we’re often expected to be joyful…