The Project Linus Chapter in Raleigh, NC was started in 1996 by Susie Holmes. Over 30,000 blankets have been delivered to many local groups and agencies that help seriously ill or traumatized children who need a HUG from a blanket including: Wake Med Hospitals, Rex Hospital, Duke Hospital, Interact (for children of abused women receiving support), Hospice (for their Reflections program for grieving children and teens), Make a Wish Foundation, The Women's Center, Open Door Clinic, Children's Flight of Hope, and The Raleigh Rescue Mission.



Friday, February 27, 2015

What an AMAZING 2015 MABD!!!!


None of this would be possible without ALL OF YOU! Download the award for you! 
Quilt from Nancy Minor

Quilt #2 from Nancy Minor

Quilt #3 from Nancy






Our blankets are piling up! Ready to bring smiles to children!

Our dedicated label and poem blanketeers!

This award belongs to EVERYONE!


Adorable preemie blankets!

Allison's creations with Susie's batik scraps!

Awesome blanketsels from Cary Academy!

Our Teen helpers worked so hard on Fleece-tie blankets!


We can never have enough fleece tie blankets!

Our creative sewing blanketeers!

Holly is finishing our Marbles Kids Museum/ Spoonflower blanket!

Janet is working hard to finishing a quilt


He is a dedicated husband blanketed!

Laying it all out!

The Robeson girls and friend becoming first time blanketeers!!!

Our ladies from Roanoke had a great time! Thanks for coming!

Our 9 year old future expert blanketed

Diane is our amazing counting blanketed! Can't do it without you!

gorgeous!

The Cary Academy Blanketeers!

Justin wowed us with his piano playing! next time he'll play all day!

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Many, many thanks to everyone who helped with our Make a Blanket Day. It was a tremendous success. We made 295 blankets, some of which have already been delivered to Wake Med. Special thanks go to Deanna Winick and Temple Beth Or; it was a fantastic day in a beautiful space. Thanks to everyone!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Community Heroes Day at Marbles Kids Museum- A huge success!
It was an honor to showcased at Marbles Kids Museum annual "Community Heroes Day".
A warm "Thank you" and hugs to everyone for helping make this event a great event!
- To all our blanketeers!!!! It takes village!
- Teen CORE of CARY
- Corrie MacNeil  and Marbles Kids Museum for helping to purchase the fleece from JoAnns Fabrics and making this day possible!
- Rebecca McCoy at Spoonflower for assisting in the donation of the fabulous fabric
- Jennifer Barber of www.scarletdolphin.com for her perfect fabric designs!