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Knitters and Sewists for Nursing Homes

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Urban Alliance, Inc.

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Knitters and Sewists for Nursing Homes

Initiative: Charis

Impact area: Mental, emotional and relational health

Location(s): Hartford, CT

Hours: Remote (flexible)

Desired level of commitment: flexible

Duration: Year-round

Age requirement: Any age

Tasks may include:
* Knitting or sewing prayer shawls
* Knitting or sewing adult blankets for those in wheelchairs
* Knitting or sewing adult bibs

In order to volunteer, you should be:
* A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven't already)
* Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
* Willing to submit a background check
* Willing to complete a Waiver of Liability Relating to COVID-19
* Willing to follow COVID-19 Volunteer Safety Protocol
* Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
* Comfortable leading a group (8-15 people)
* Able to interact well with people
* Reliable
* Skilled at knitting or sewing

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About Urban Alliance, Inc.


62 Village Street, East Hartford, CT 06108, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to create opportunities for people to achieve lasting change in their lives through the collaborative work of churches and organizations in our local community.


Urban Alliance (UA) is a collective impact organization located in Hartford, Connecticut.

We help leverage the strengths of churches, organizations, volunteers, donors and community groups to impact the community and change lives.

Urban Alliance initiatives--our strategized, collaborative work efforts around shared goals--are aligned with specific needs in the community.



We'll work with your schedule.


Greater HartfordHartford, CT 06106



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