Crafting for Charities

Crafting for Charities

Volunteer work can be a rewarding experience and is an important part of society. You can make a difference by completing craft project in the comfort of your own home and donating them to worthy organizations.

Craft for a cause and help a wonderful charity in the progress. Whether you quilt, sew, knit or crochet, there is a charity that can use your projects! Look below for a list of charities that can use your help.

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1 Million Pillowcase Challenge

Turn your love of quilting and sewing into messages of comfort, hope and love – for a foster child, a cancer patient, victims of domestic violence, and others bu donating pillowcase to local charities in your community.

Afghan to Afghans

Afghans for Afghans is a humanitarian and educational people-to-people project that sends hand-knit and crocheted blankets and sweaters, vests, hats, mittens, and socks to the beleaguered people of Afghanistan.

Angels of Hope

Angels for Hope is a nonprofit organization that offers free crocheted angels to severely injured and/or chronically ill people or for anyone in need of hope.

Binky Patrol

A non-profit organization which makes and distributed homemade sewn, knitted, crocheted or quilted blanket to children ages 0 to 18 in need.

Blue Jeans Go Green

Recycle your denim to help better the world one pair of jeans at a time! They partner with retailers throughout the year so that people around the country can recycle their denim locally. Just grab your old denim and look for a store or event near you. Blue Jeans Go Green

Bridge and Beyond

Helping homeless, and others in need in Central Ohio through knitting, crocheting, and looming.

Bundle of Love

Volunteer groups meet regularly throughout the Twin Cities and in southeastern Minnesota to sew, knit and crochet essential clothing and blankets for these infants. Volunteers also work from their homes as their schedules allow. Anyone can volunteer!

Care Wear

Care Wear is a nationwide group of volunteers who knit, crochet, and/or sew, providing handmade baby items to hospitals. All Care Wear items are given free to infants, children and their parents. Care Wear

Chemo Caps

ChemoCaps is a group of knitters that donate their time by making hand-knit caps for cancer patients in hospital oncology units and hospice.

Firehouse Quilts of Colorado, Inc.

Firehouse Quilts is a non-profit group of volunteers that makes and donates snuggle quilts to Colorado fire departments, hospitals, victim advocate offices & twin size quilts to Battered Women's Shelters to be given to children & their mothers in time of crisis.

Handmade Especially For You

This organization makes and distributes comfort scarves to shelters for abused women.

Hat Box Foundation

Distributes handmade to people with cancer or others in need.

Hats 4 the Homeless

Help the Homeless! If you know how to crochet or knit or would like to just donate a hat, scarf or pair of gloves, then send them to the address at the website.

Head Huggers

Knit, sew or crochet hat to help someone who has undergone hair loss due to chemotherapy, brain surgery, burn wounds, etc. Head Huggers

Kascare's Knit-A-Square

Crochet blanket square for AIDS orphans in Africa.

Knitted Knockers

Knitting Knockers provides free light comfortable knitted prosthetic to women who have had a mastectomy. The knitted prosthetic is placed in a bra and has the shape and feel of a real breast, and are more comfortable than silicone prosthetic. breasts.

Knitting for Kids

Bring the warmth and comfort of handmade sweaters to children in need. World Vision

Little Dresses for Africa

Little Dresses for Africa is a non-profit organization, whose mission is to provide dresses to little girls and shorts to little boys in Africa. Little Dresses for Africa

Mother Bear Project

Make bears for children affected by HIV/AIDS.

Preemie Project

Handcrafted hats, booties and blankets are given to premature and critically ill infants and their families at The University of Iowa Children’s Hospital.

Project Linus

This organization makes handmade blankets and afghans for seriously ill and needy children.

Quilts of Valor

The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover ALL combat service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor.

Ryan's Case for Smiles

Make whimsical pillowcases to give children an emotional boost, while resources and tools help families better understand and cope with the experience. Learn more about this worthwhile charity. Ryan's Case for Smiles


Scarves Around Trees

This is a charitable project anyone can do. Just knit, crochet, sew or even unwanted scarves and tie them around trees and fence post in parks and well-traveled areas. The purpose is to make a warm scarf readily available to the homeless or anyone else who may need it. Click link to learn more about this.

Snuggles Project

The Snuggles Project is a very important project for Hugs for Homeless Animals. It provides snuggles which are crochet, knit or quilted security blankets to shelter animals.

Tender Loving Care Ministries

Tender Loving Care Ministries non-profit organization whose mission is to provide clothing and personal care items to poverty-stricken children of the mountains of Eastern Kentucky and other Appalachian areas.

The Red Scarf Project

Red scarves are sent to foster youth in colleges and training programs across the country.

The Ships Project

Sends handmade knitted hats and slippers and sewn fleece hats and slippers as well as cool ties to deployed troops.

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