The Project Linus Chapter of Wake County, NC was started in 1996 by Susie Holmes. Over 40,000 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 NICU, Safe Space (for children of abused women receiving support), Hospice (for their Reflections program for grieving children and teens), Make a Wish Foundation, the children at Salvation Army, Children's Flight of Hope, and Wake County Social Services.



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!


















Sunday, January 18, 2015

More info to come-
From Project Linus National:

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Make A Blanket Day! Saturday, February 21st, 2015

       Sponsored by Project Linus, Wake
Please join us for the 

2015

Make A Blanket Day

Saturday
February 21, 2015
2pm to 6pm

Temple Beth Or Synagogue
5315 Creedmoor Road
Raleigh, NC 27613
(located between Glenwood Ave and Millbrook Road on Creedmoor Road)

Bring your sewing machine, needles, notions, etc! 
Start a new blanket or finish an existing one. 
A limited amount of yarn and fabric will be available.
Donations are always accepted! 

See you soon! 
Contact: Deanna Winick
919-345-3576 or deanna.winick@gmail.com