by CraftBits (Shellie Wilson)
In today’s world there can never be too many helping hands and Craftbits.com would like to help by spreading the word of these great Charity Crafts projects so check them out and join a charity craft group today. If you know of a group that should be on the list, drop us an e-mail at email@example.com and we will add their program.
Bottles of Hope: This is a small Polymer Clay trinket bottle given out to those who are suffering from illness.
Warm Hearts-Warm Babies — a Colorado non-profit that sew, crochets, knits, and quilts clothing and blankets for premature and newborn infants in need.
Angels For Hope: this site is the home of the “angels for hope,” which are hand-crocheted angels that are sent out to people in need upon request.
TLC For Angels : TLC is involved in the making of handmade items for preemies, babies and children in need. They Select 4 hospitals a year to make donations to. Handmade items consist of hats, booties, blankets and toys.
Heartmade Blessings – Donate afghans or shawls, pins and other craft items for people who need to be reminded that people care.
afghans for Afghans Sending knitted and crocheted blankets to people of Afghanistan in refugee camps
Hugs for Homeless Animals – An organization dedicated to homeless and displaced animals. They Make blankets to make animals more comfortable in their cages at animal shelters.
Preemie Afghans for Charity – Making handmade afghans to infants in the neonatal intensive care units in southern Louisana.
Project Linus – Provides security blankets to children who are seriously ill or who are in traumatic situations.
Warm Up America Warm Up America provide warm, hand-made blankets to homeless shelters, battered women’s shelters, and as disaster relief (fires, floods, etc.). Warm Up America volunteers are encouraged to donate their finished blankets to a local organization (or a local chapter of a national organization) near where they live or work.
Bev’s LDS Humanitarian’ yahoo group – We are a group of charity crafters all doing our own ‘local donating’. Plus we help with emergency projects as we can.
Heavenly Angels in Need We knit, crochet, sew and more for babies in NICU’s and at risk pregnancy centers. We make burial items, hats, mittens booties, quilts,blankets, diaper onesies and alot more. We are located in Oregon but we are reaching families around the world. We are “Helping families one angel at a time”.
Hearts and Hands We mainly donate items to various charities throughout the Southeastern United States, including preemies, homeless, veterans, Abuse Shelters among many others.
Shawl Ministries Wether they are called: “Prayer Shawls”, “Comfort Shawls”, “Peace Shawls” or “Mantles” just to name a few; the knitter begins each shawl with prayers and blessings for the recipient. Shawl making instructions are provided for knit or crochet.
Blankie Depovolunteers of every age, across the state of New Jersey, create original, handmade blankets, preemie sets for fragile newborns and hand crafted toys for children suffering serious illness and trauma.
Snuggles Project This popular project was created to give comfort and security to shelter animals as they await their new homes.
Red Scarf Project for Orphan foundation of America
Knitting For Brisbanes Needy We invite other knitters/crocheters to join us and knit/crochet at your own pace at home, work or wherever to make items to be donated to charities who assist the homeless; abused; women/children’s refuges; needy families; prem babies; cancer patients, animal shelters etc.
Australian Knit4Charities An Australian knitting group who knit for charities and non profit groups.
Project Angel Kisses providing crochet and knitting for preemie and full term babies who’s parents are in need.
Enchanted Makeovers – is a internationally recognized non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization that transforms shelters for women and children into places of peace and possibilities�not just where basic needs are met, but spiritual needs for hope and beauty.
IRIS – Infants remembered in Silenece – Offering parents, families, friends and professionals support, education and resources on the death of a child in early pregnancy (miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy etc.), or from premature birth, stillbirth, neo-natal death, birth defects, sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), illness and all other types of infant and early childhood death.