Ready to retire your sewing supplies? Your donations could help critically ill infants and their families, at the Preemie Project in Iowa City. Volunteers make handcrafted booties, hats and blankets for the newborns and deliver them to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Many supplies are needed, including: fabric (think soft cotton, flannels, fleece), thread, ribbon, yarn, glue, etc. What a great cause for your common household cast-aways and a good way to think outside the bin!
Here is a list of suggested items you can donate to Preemie Project:
- Flannel (Pastels and Baby Prints)
- Fleece (Pastels and Baby Prints)
- Soft cotton blends
- Thread (White, Black, Pink, Blue, Red, Green and Pastels)
- Ribbon (Pastel Colors)
- Memory Boxes, Paint, Glue, Lace, Fabric