THE MISSION OF PROJECT LINUS IS TO 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"
How can you help?
Contact your local chapter and become a Blanketeer! Make a new,
handmade, washable blanket and donate it to your local chapter of Project
What type of blanket does Project Linus accept?
Project Linus welcomes blankets of all styles, including quilts, tied
comforters, fleece blankets, crocheted and knitted afghans, and receiving
blankets in child friendly colors. Blankets must be new (made with new
materials), handmade, and washable. You don't have to be an expert!
Elaborate or simple, they are all beautiful to a child.
What size blanket?
Most needed sizes are:
Child 40 x 60
Teen 45 x 72
All sizes are accepted.
We donate to children ages infant through teen years, so any size is
To find your local chapter, go to www.projectlinus.org and click on Chapter
Listing and your state.
You may also call 309 664 7814. Your local chapter coordinator is anxiously
awaiting your call or email.
MOST NEEDED SIZED:
CHILD 40 X 60
TEEN 45 X 72
****DROP OFF YOUR BLANKETS HERE AT COUNTRY NEEDLEWORKS AS WE
ARE AN OTTAWA/KENT DROP OFF CENTER