Charity Knitting

The Miami Valley Knitting Guild participates in the following charity knitting projects:

  • Chemo Hats
  • Coordinator: Valerie Moseley
    Details: Kettering Cancer Care. Please knit cotton or acrylic yarn.

  • Premie Hats/Baby Hats
  • Coordinator: Valerie Moseley
    Details: Any color

  • Children’s Hats for Local Schools
  • Coordinator: Valerie Moseley
    Details: Child or Adult size

  • Shawls/Comfort Wraps
  • Coordinator: Valerie Moseley
    Details: Kettering Hospital has requested Comfort/ Prayer Shawls. If you do not like making shawls but are okay making scarves, think about making a double wide scarf.

  • Sweaters for Children
  • Coordinator: Pam Moffat
    Details: Knit a child’s sweater for Syrian refugee children, preferably with at least some wool. Pam has sweater kits and patterns.

  • Hats, Scarves, Shawls
  • Coordinator: Rebecca Sanders and Barb Bendure
    Details: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church’s Yarners Group (Springfield) is knitting/crocheting hats, scarves, and shawls. We are placing them outside with “If you need one, take one.”

  • Knitted Knockers
  • Coordinator: ┬áRobin Hasty, Knitted Knockers of Southwest Ohio
    Details: Knitting breast prostheses for women who have undergone a mastectomy. Meet regularly 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Dorothy Lane Market in Springboro, 5:30-7:30. Watch our FaceBook group for other Knocker Knit Ins; like their page for updates. You provide the needles, they provide the yarn.

  • Project Linus
  • Coordinator:  Carrie Gray, Dayton Chapter, Project Linus Email
    Details: Knit or crochet blankets of any size or color. They must be machine washable.