Support our community by sewing for these great causes!

Does your organization need sewn items? Contact us: we’d love to add your information here and pass it along to our members.

 

Friends of Pets

Needed: pet beds – all sizes, bath towels, fleece blankets

  • Small: 16×19″
  • Medium: 25×32″
  • Large: 34×37″
  • Extra large: 41×41″

For pet beds, cut out 2 pieces of fabric or fleece in the sizes above. Round corners. Use a locking stitch or sew a double seam for extra strength, leaving a gap to turn. Flip and stuff with fabric scraps and machine washable batting.  To donate, contact Susan Schnering at sschnering@aol.com.

 

Brother Francis Shelter

Needed: hats, gloves & men’s socks plus fleece for community service sewing

Free fleece hat pattern available hereCall (907) 277-1731 for donation hours. Drop off location: 1021 E 3rd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501

 

Mat-Su Cancer Center

Needed: Chemo hats

Free patterns available here or download the PDF pattern here. Drop off location: 2250 S. Woodworth Loop, Suite 100 Palmer, AK. Contact info@matsucancer.com or 907-707-1333.

 

Children’s Place

Needed: crib and twin size quilts and blankets

Contact: thechildrens-place.org, (907) 357-5157, or 1021 N. Lucille St. Wasilla, AK.

 

Chugiak Senior Center

Needed: dignity cloths (adult bibs) & walker bags

Download a free PDF pattern here. Find current donation needs and contact info at chugiak.org.

 

Hiland Mountain Women’s Correctional Center

Needed: all types of fabric for beginner sewing classes

Contact: 9101 Hesterberg Road, Eagle River, Alaska, 907-694-9511 and correct.state.ak.us.