54” x 60” (1½ yards per blanket) 60” x 72” (2 yards per blanket project linus chapters are instructed by the project linus national office to reject blankets that are not of good quality. Project linus, celebrating its 20th anniversary in the decatur area, held a make-a-blanket day the the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints on tuesday, and the fellowship hall was. Project linus is a non-profit organization that encourages crafters to knit blankets for children and babies who are critically ill, or otherwise, 'in need of a hug' knitting for charity knit given. Project linus had its beginnings in december 1995 after karen loucks was inspired to make blankets for her local children's cancer center since then, project linus has expanded to include children who are seriously ill or traumatized in many ways.
At project linus, a non-profit organization, we provide homemade blankets to children in need our blankets are lovingly made by adults and children from all walks of life and many different sources learn more local info blanket drop-off find sites near you where you can drop off finished blankets. The mission of greater boston area project linus is twofold: to provide the comfort and security of a handmade blanket, quilt or afghan to any child who may be in need of extra consolation due to severe illness, trauma, and/or other needs. Project linus collin/grayson/rockwall county texas our mission provide love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new, handmade blankets and afghans, lovingly created by volunteer blanketeers. Word spread and others joined karen and thus project linus was formed karen used the name linus from the cartoon character that always had his blanket the main thought was to give security and comfort to sick children.
Find great deals on ebay for project linus blanket shop with confidence. Chicagoland project linus where to put logo home blankets general blanket guidelines drop-off sites. Project linus service party celebrate featured party 19 comments pin we will definitely be doing this, so thank you so much for the idea i was the lucky recipient of a project linus blanket when i was a child, and i can remember the joy and comfort i got out of that blanket now, over 10 years later, that blanket that someone handmade. Project linus shares warmth and comfort with children who are ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need, through the gift of handmade blankets project linus is a 501c3 non-profit organization with nearly 400 chapters throughout the united states. Project linus patterns quiltmaker has supported project linus, an organization that provides handmade blankets for seriously ill or traumatized children, with free patterns since 2000 learn more about project linus at projectlinusorg or by writing to: project linus national headquarters, po box 1548, belton, mo 64012-1108.
Project linus of greater oklahoma city provides blankets to area children who are in need of comfort, security, and a warm blanket hug founded in 1995, our group of volunteers serves the children in our greater extended community, which includes the counties of canadian, cleveland, grady, kingfisher, logan, mcclain, oklahoma and more. Knitted blankets handmade blankets are useful for coordinators to give to many organisations and make a lovely gift for babies, children and teenagers ‘in need of a hug’ project linus uk is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. Linus' security blanket features prominently in many of charles m schulz's peanuts comic strips the blanket was first introduced in the comic strip from june 1, 1954, and was featured throughout the remainder of the strip's run in the peanuts strips in which it appears, linus can be seen.
Project linus has a goal to comfort children with blankets crocheted blankets are donated to help children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need baby crochet afghans, preemie quilts, no sew fleece blankets are accepted. Project linus-providing security through blankets - 2013 annual make a blanket day is saturday feb contact your local chapter to find out more about this charity that provides homemade blankets to crittically ill children. Through the gift of handmade blankets, project linus is able to provide a sense of security, warmth and comfort, to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need we donate blankets to children from premature babies to eighteen years of age. The santa clarita chapter of project linus has kept the valentine’s spirit alive by spreading love with handmade blankets for children the annual make-a-blanket day kicked off this year in the.
Join us for a casual day making blankets for project linus bring your current project or start a new one if you stay all day bring a bag lunch and something to drink chapter meeting. Project linus, is a non-profit organization, which provides security through blankets to children in need blankets are lovingly made by adults and children “blanketeers” from all walks of life and many different sources. Blankets can be donated at one of our drop off locations we will apply a project linus tucson tag and sort the blankets before they are distributed to recipients we will apply a project linus tucson tag and sort the blankets before they are distributed to recipients.