Craftivist Projects

Take a look at our current projects and partner charities and find the project that matches your interests best! Follow the steps below and make sure to return here and tally your donation.

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Find your project match, follow the pattern and make needed items.

Print our care slip and ship your handmade items to our partner charity.

Return to our website to tally your donation.

 

   sewing  

Bags Into Beds

California

SEW - Pillow Covers

Michael Montondon, the Founder of Bags Into Beds, is on a mission to get single use plastic out of the landfills and natural areas as well as provide comfort for those experiencing homelessness. He's found a way to do both. He makes pillows and beds out of these plastics. We are sewing pillow covers! Get more info on the Bags Into Beds Project Page! 
 

Bloom

Georgia

Sew - Rag Quilts OR No Sew Fleece Blankets, Tote Bags OR Messenger Bags

Bloom is a private nonprofit foster care agency in Georgia. Bloom provides training to foster families and provides everything they need to be successful and provide a long term stable home to the children coming in to their care. Get more info on the Bloom Project Page! 

Care Bags For The Unfortunate

Illinois

Sew - Drawstring Backpacks, Menstrual Pads, Masks

 Care Bags For The Unfortunate helps make care bags full of needed hygiene and comfort items and delivers them through "street gives" directly to the homeless and struggling families in need. Get more info on the Care Bags For The Unfortunate Project Page! 

Care Corps Vegas (Vegas Maskateers)

Nevada

Sew: Drawstring Backpacks, Cooling Scarves, Masks

Amanda Richey, an R.N. founded Vegas Maskateers and helped get 15,000 masks to those in need throughout her community including 7,000 directly to the homeless. She continues working on a new effort on a soon to be nonprofit Care Corps Vegas. It will provide mobile medical care and supplies to the homeless.

Every Day Action

California

Sew - Up-cycled Feed Bag Tote Bags

Founded by Hillary Cohen and Samantha Luu, two Directors Guild of America Assistant Directors hoping to change the way Hollywood sees food waste. Both women, having worked over 10 years on sets, have continually asked why the leftover gourmet food from catering is thrown out and not donated. Working closely with Film & Television sets, they take food that would have been thrown away and redistribute it directly to those in need in homeless camps and community fridges throughout the region. Get more info on the Every Day Action project page. 

Hopa Mountain

Montana

Sew - Children's Masks, Rag Quilts, Quilts

Hopa Mountain is a 501(c)3 organization supporting the coordination of local response efforts in rural and tribal communities across the Northern Rockies and the Great Plains,  They have been integral in the pandemic relief efforts for the Tribes in the entire region. Get more info on the Hopa Mountain Project Page! 

Leaving A Legacy

New Jersey

Sew - Tote Bags, Cosmetic Bags, Tissue Holders, Port Pillows, Chemo Caps, Masks

Leaving A Legacy is a project from the Founder of the 501c3 charity Raising Hope For Others and provides comfort bags to those going through cancer treatments in their local community. Get more info on the Leaving A Legacy Project Page! 

Mental Health Resource Center

Florida

Sew - Masks, Blankets, Pillowcases, Warm Winter Items

Mental Health Resource Center is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides a wide range of behavioral health services for adults, adolescents, children and families and has 2 programs for the homeless. Get more info on the Mental Health Resource Center Project Page! 

Picking Up The Pieces

Florida

Sew - Memorial Quilts

Picking Up the Pieces is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that works to reduce or prevent the harms of alcohol and other drug use through education, intervention and advocacy. Get More info on the Picking Up The Pieces Project Page! 

S.A.C.K.

New Jersey

Sew -Soap Sacks

Their vision is to inspire groups of volunteers around the country to crochet/knit, collect and donate bar soap to their local food pantries, homeless shelters, relief efforts, mission trips, social service agencies and veterans clinics. Get more info on the S.A.C.K. Project Page!

The Yonkofa Project

Georgia (for Ghana)

Sew - Backpacks, Menstrual Pads, Wet Bags, Isolation Gowns, Scrub Dresses

The Yonkofa Project is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing sustainable healthcare in third world countries. They establish medical clinics in rural Ghana that provide care previously unavailable in those areas. They also have a program called "Keep Girls in School Campaign", to provide backpacks to school children and menstrual products to girls. Get more info on The Yonkofa Project - Project Page! 

 

   knitting and crochet  

Care Corps Vegas (Vegas Maskateers)

Nevada

Knit/Crochet - Soap Sacks

Amanda Richey, an R.N. founded Vegas Maskateers and helped get 15,000 masks to those in need throughout her community including 7,000 directly to the homeless. She continues working on a new effort on a soon to be nonprofit Care Corps Vegas. It will provide mobile medical care and supplies to the homeless.

Hopa Mountain

Montana

Knit/Crochet - Warm Winter Hats

Hopa Mountain is a 501(c)3 organization supporting the coordination of local response efforts in rural and tribal communities across the Northern Rockies and the Great Plains,  They have been integral in the pandemic relief efforts for the Tribes in the entire region. Get more info on the Hopa Mountain Project Page! 

Knit The Rainbow

New York

Knit/Crochet - Fashionable, warm winter garments. Ear warmers, Fingerless gloves/mitts, gloves, mittens, Cowls, Infinity Scarves, and Scarves.

Knit The Rainbow is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in New York City. At least 40% of the homeless youth in New York City identify as LGBTQ+. Knit the Rainbow works to empower and protect these youth by providing them with fashionable handmade knit & crochet winter clothing accessories. 

Leaving A Legacy

New Jersey

Knit/Crochet - Tissue Holders, Port Pillows, Chemo Caps, 

Leaving A Legacy is a project from the 501c3 charity Raising Hope For Others and provides comfort bags to those going through cancer treatments in their local community.

Mental Health Resource Center

Florida

Knit/Crochet - Warm Winter Items

Mental Health Resource Center is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides a wide range of behavioral health services for adults, adolescents, children and families and has 2 programs for the homeless. Get more info on the Mental Health Resource Center Project Page! 

S.A.C.K.

New Jersey

Knit/Crochet - Soap Sacks

Their vision is to inspire groups of volunteers around the country to crochet/knit, collect and donate bar soap to their local food pantries, homeless shelters, relief efforts, mission trips, social service agencies and veterans clinics. 

 

   Mask Making  

The Farmworkers Association of Florida

Florida

Mask Making - Adult & Children ages 5-12 

Established in 1983, The Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF) is a statewide, grassroots, community-based, non-profit, farmworker membership organization with over 10,000 Haitian, Hispanic, and African American members. Their vision includes farmworkers being treated as equals, and not exploited and discriminated against based on race, ethnicity, gender, or immigrant or socioeconomic status.

Hopa Mountain

Montana

Mask Making - Children ages 5-13

Hopa Mountain is a 501(c)3 organization supporting the coordination of local response efforts in rural and tribal communities across the Northern Rockies and the Great Plains, They invest in rural and tribal citizen leaders working primarily in the areas of early childhood education, informal science education, service-learning, ecological and human health, and non profit development. They have been integral in the pandemic relief efforts for the Tribes in the entire region. 

Care Corps Vegas (Vegas Maskateers)

Nevada

Mask Making - Adult Masks

Amanda Richey, an R.N. founded Vegas Maskateers and helped get 15,000 masks to those in need throughout her community including 7,000 directly to the homeless. She continues working on a new effort on a soon to be nonprofit Care Corps Vegas. It will provide mobile medical care and supplies to the homeless.

Mental Health Resource Center

Florida

Mask Making - Adults and Teens 11-14

Mental Health Resource Center is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides a wide range of behavioral health services for adults, adolescents, children and families and has 2 programs for the homeless. Get more info on the Mental Health Resource Center Project Page! 

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