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Knitting to Help Families Facing Homelessness--Virtual Opportunity

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ORGANIZATION: Wellspring Family Services

  • 26 people are interested

Virtual Opportunity:

In coordination with Row House Yarn we are seeking volunteers who wish to learn knitting or are experienced knitters (those who crochet are also welcome)! This opportunity provides a creative outlet and a way to contribute to our community. If you would like to donate your time and skills for children, ages 0-17, who are experiencing homelessness in Seattle this is a great opportunity for you! This is an ongoing virtual opportunity to provide handmade blankets, hats, and other items.

Do you have...

  • Interest in supporting the mission of Wellspring Family Services
  • Sufficient knowledge and experience in knitting or willingness to learn knitting.
  • Willingness to learn and adopt new techniques and methods for knitting.
  • Ability to participate in online virtual workshops and discussions.

If so, please email Liz Satwicz, Wellspring Volunteer & Corporate Engagement Manager, at lsatwicz@wellspringfs.org to get started!

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About Wellspring Family Services

Location:

1900 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144, US

Mission Statement

To end the cycle of family homelessness

Description

Wellspring works to end family homelessness through our array of services, including Housing Services, Parent/Child Services, Early Learning Center (serving children age 1 to 5 whose families have experienced homelessness, and our Baby Boutique which provides essential items like new and gently used clothing and shoes, diapers, books, toys and equipment to children that are experiencing homelessness.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Homeless & Housing
Children & Youth, Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Knitting

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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