The Project Linus Chapter of Wake County, NC was started in 1996 by Susie Holmes. Over 42,000 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.

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!


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!