There are many people in the world who need assistance of some kind, even if it is just a token to remind them that there are people out there who care. Make crafts for charity and use your skills to bring a smile to those in need.
- Skill level:
- Moderately Easy
Knit sweaters, scarves, blankets or clothing for babies, children and teens in need. Join in the ranks of volunteers for Angle Hugs or Warm Hearts-Warn Babies, non-profit organizations that helps terminal children and teens, needy infants and others.
Donate your time and quilting talents to needy children and the homeless. Quilts from Caring Hands and Tiny Miracles take quilt donations for at risk children and Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Michigan.
Give prayer shawls to those in need. As you begin knitting each shawl, say a blessing or prayer for the unknown recipient. Shawl Ministries will help your dontation find a needy individual.
Make face cloths for a multiple need charity. Loves Many Cloths donates to the US, Canda and the UK. They accept face cloths and other crafts for charity for those in general need.
Fashion inspiring cards and care packages for the troops. Place toiletries, sheets, phone cards, non-perishable snack foods, clothing and a personally crafted card thanking the troops for their service.
Use your sewing prowess to make teddy bears for children with cancer. Head Huggers, an organization that gathers teddy bears and other crafts for children with cancer, can help your friendly teddy bear find a child in need.