East versus West Charity Challenge

Charity Organizations needs

 
Victory in the Valley
 
Lap blankets no bigger then 40 x 60 inches. Tight gauge blankets and no open work.
 
 
Wichita Family Crisis Center
 
Warm items for women and children. Examples include hats, mittens, socks, scarves, coats.  
 
 
Knitted Knockers
 
Soft, comfortable, knit prosthetics for breast cancer survivors. Please look at website for yarn information and patterns.
 
 
Bridget’s Cradles
 
Cradle sets and prayer squares. Please look at website for specific information in regards to yarn choices and patterns.
 
 
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Wesley
 
Baby hats for premature babies.  Please use neutral or light baby colors and soft non bulky yarns. 
General Sizing for Premature babies
Small preemie–8 inch head circumference, 3.5 inches high
Preemie–10 inch head circumference, 5 inches high
Newborn–12 inch head circumference, 5.5 inches high
Event officially kicks off Jan. 17 and goes until March 21st. Pick your side of town and knit or crochet for our four charities this year – Knitted Knockers, Wichita Family Crisis Center, Victory in the Valley and Bridget’s Cradles. Each item is a point for your team and every dollar spent for items for that charity or donated to them also counts as one point! Winning side gets lunch, paid for by the guild, at the April meeting! Please contact Teresa Lee if you have any questions.  MAY THE BEST SIDE WIN!  
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