Charity Work

Mudsock members are very generous people … helping adults and children!

Bring all donations to the Community North BEE on the 3rd Monday of the month. Please contact the committee chairs to sign up for drop off as there is a restriction on room capacity at this time. {CONTACT Diane Dimpfl for questions about Community Quilts] [CONTACT Lois Levine with all questions about our charity work]

Community North Hospital (adult lap quilts)

See details on the menu bar above, click on Charity: Charity Work: Community North Quilting Bee Policies & Procedures

You can use any pattern you want, but if you don’t know where to star, download easy BRICKS pattern.

Department of Children’s Services (drawstring bags)

Make pillowcase sleeve and add a drawstring so that foster kids have a tote for carrying their belongings. Download pattern 1 Download pattern 2

Kenya Heritage School (bunk quilts & blankets)

Make quilts or blankets for bunk beds of Kenyan boarding school students in the 7th-12 grades. Download donation requirements.

Little Dresses for Africa (dresses + sanitary pads) CURRENTLY ON HOLD

Make simple dresses for young girls in Africa or other mission sites all over the world.  Bring sewing machine, cotton fabric appropriate for a young girls (not too sheer for their modesty), 1/4″ or 3/8″ elastic, double fold bias tape, and colors. 

Tummy Time (blankets + baby items)

Support the Visiting Nurses Association’s “Tummy Time” initiative by sewing small (30″ and 36″) baby blankets for getting down on the floor with baby and teaching new moms how to bond with their newborns.

Quilts for Kids (quilts, pillowcases, + stockings)

Make quilts for local children in need including Peyton Manning Childrens’ Hospital. All sizes and styles welcome. Machine binding required. No embellishments. See detailed instructions. Here’s a great list of quilt patterns to use. For the pillowcases check out this great pattern and video tutorial.