Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Crocheting and Knitting For Charity
One of my most satisfying feeling is the opportunity to be of help to someone else.
Over the past few years, I have been able to come in contact with a few organizations that either accept yarn or crocheted items. One of my goals in the next 5 years is to be able to establish a nonprofit organization that distributes crocheted/knitted items to people in need.
YARN Donation - When I was pregnant, I think I made only two blankets that year and had a room full of yarn so I donated my entire yarn collection to the non profit called M.A.R.Y- Many Arms Reach you. I have to say it was the most thrilling experience I had.
There are other organizations that accept yarn and some of them are:
If you will like to donate crocheted or knitted items, the links below can guide you through it.
If you will like to learn how to crochet and donate to charity, you can sign up for the summer free online class here
Believe me when I say that donating your handmade items to charity is a great experience.