Thursday, October 2, 2008

Knit One, Save One Collections

The Caps to the Capital campaign from 2006/2007, sponsored by the Save the Children foundation, was a huge success having collected some 282,000 caps, helping to save many tiny lives.Caps for the Knit One, Save One drive

This program is being reintroduced as "Knit One, Save One," part of Save the Children's Survive to 5 program.The Ultimate Book of Crochet for Baby : 17 projects in sizes for Preemie to 24 Months

On October 1st, at the monthly "Coffee, Crochet & Chat" morning session, held at the Borders bookstore located in Brookfield, CT, 18 caps were collected.

Additional collections will take place on:
Wednesday, November 5th, and
Wednesday, December 3rd
at the morning sessions of "Coffee, Crochet & Chat."

All caps collected by the HHCC will be hand-delivered to the Save the Children world headquarters before the December 31st deadline. Please note you do not need to be a HHCC member to donate hats!

For more inspiration, if you are a member of the Ravelry web site, please join us at our Knit One, Save One group.

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