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.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Project Linus of Wake County
Make a Blanket Day

Saturday, February 27th, 2016
2pm to 6pm
Temple Beth Or Synagogue
5315 Creedmoor Road - Raleigh, NC 27612
(near the corner of Millbrook Rd and Creedmoor Rd)

Set up begins at 1pm

Bring your knitting, crochet, sewing machine and supplies or just yourself
and join us in an afternoon of making blankets for children in need!

Some materials will be provided but not guaranteed.  Donations of
yarn, fleece, batting and cotton fabric are always welcome!
Back Again! Our MABD raffle!!!
If you have an item you would like to donate, please contact
Janet Rapp –
               Spoonflower will have blanket kits with organic knit material
for our blanketeers to take home or to sew that day!

Light refreshments will be available; contributions are appreciated.

If you are or know of a service group that would like to attend this event, have questions or comments, please contact
Deanna Winick: or 919-345-3576

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