How to Help Those in Need
|Download the free Red Heart Cares Blanket pattern|
|Buy Red Heart red and white yarn in Soft, With Love, or Super Save in specially marked packages.|
|Crochet or knit the blanket individually or with a group.|
|To find a donation location, please contact your local Red Cross to ensure they will be able to accept the blanket donation. Visit the Red Cross website to find your local Red Cross Chapter. Or you can donate to any local charity that is in need of a stitched hug.|
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Red Heart Cares Blanket Donation Guide:
- Please contact your local Red Cross to ensure they will be able to accept the blanket donation before dropping off. Visit the Red Cross website to find your local Red Cross. If you live in Canada, please visit www.redcross.ca to find your local Red Cross.
- Blankets need to be cleaned/sanitized and sealed in air-tight plastic bag.
- Blankets need to measure 60x72 inches as per the pattern.
- Donations of items valued under $250 do not require a receipt for tax purposes and the Red Cross will not provide acknowledgement on gifts under this amount.
If you would like to donate to the Canadian Red Cross through the Red Heart donation page, please visit: www.redcross.ca/redheart
As part of #StitchAHug, Red Heart has made a commitment to donate a total of US$250,000 to support the American Red Cross, the Canadian Red Cross and the Mexican Red Cross. The name and logo are used with permission, and in no way constitutes an endorsement. Purchases are not tax deductible.