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I have a large box of old, ripped clothes and other fabrics that I would like to donate to someone for a project instead of throwing them away. They have been in the attic, I am in the middle of a move, and I don't have a washer or dryer here, so ideally I would donate them dusty and you could wash them. I am willing to deal with it if I know they'll go to something good instead of a landfill though.
Donate to Goodwill. They shred them, or so I have read.
I would like to donate fabric (all types, including: velvets, wool, linings, some lace, etc.) in the New York City area. I live in the borough of Queens, but would be open to other areas. Any suggestions?
Look up the local chapter of Project Linus in your area via internet...they take donations of fabric and yarn to make blankets for kids in hospitals, kids of wounded warriors, in disaster areas, etc. A very worthy cause...
I have a sewing workroom and have excess of fabric and some odd sizes of drapes in large volumes. Can someone pick up from my factory?
Some town senior centers will send someone out for your fabric. They usually have quilting days & sewing clubs. Then the seniors donate handmade quits and blankets to the PICU at local hospitals. It's just wonderful.
Were can I donate fabric and sewing items to charity?
Fabrics and sewing goods are always welcome items at nursing homes, any church thrift store, and of course all of the big name charities but I personally give my items to my local Hospice Thrift Store.
I feel like I know just where the money is going to be used as Hospice does such wonderful work in caring for the terminally ill.
Hospice cared for my late husband and my daughter-in-law and they were truly wonderful.
We were never charged (even for a long time stay) and from my understanding there is never a cost to the patient or their family for their services.
If I am incorrect in my information, I truly hope someone will make the correction.
Does anyone want yards of cotton or flannel material? I am in the Cassopolis Michigan area.
I found a Project Linus!, In Three Rivers Michigan.
I also have fleece. maybe they will take that as well.
I want to donate fabric that I did not use. Can I donate patterns also? Where can it donate these sewing items?
I have fabric I would like to donate to Pins and Needles. I don't mind paying shipping costs...just like to know the material is being used. Please let me know if you are interested.
Where can I donate several boxes of brand new Christmas yardage? They are cotton prints great for making Christmas quilts, aprons, etc.
Ryan's Case for Smiles would be very grateful to receive ANY 100% cotton fabric (quilting weight please) donations. We are a national 501c3 non-profit organization. There are individual chapters in most cities throughput the U. S. We make and provide complimentary colorful pillowcases to sick children with chronic illnesses at various children's hospitals.
I belong to the Phoenix, AZ chapter. We deliver over 650 pillowcases EACH MONTH to three local children's hospitals. We are always looking for volunteers to sew the cases as well as fabric donations. Feel free to contact me for additional details.
I have free fabric to donations for charity sewing. I'm thinning out my fabric stash, all kinds of scraps to yards of material. I want to give it to people who sew for the charity of others, let me know your situation, through this site.
I have 3 large bags of material to give to charity.
I am downsizing, hurray, and have a considerable amount of fabric to donate. I live in Laconia, New Hampshire in the Lakes region, but will drive some to donate. Thanks.
Look for the local chapter of Project Linus. They make blankets, quilts, afghans for children in hospitals, disaster situations and for children who have lost parents in the wars. Check online, they love to receive donated fabric or yarn for these blankets that bring so much comfort to children in need.
My mom is closing a business that uses yard goods fabric). We need a place/charity in the Tampa Bay, Florida area that has a use for such material. Does anyone have such a charity in mind?
Check for the local Project Linus chapter in your area. They make quilts, blankets, afghans for children in hospitals, in disaster situations, etc. They are always willing to take donate fabric and yarn. I am in our local chapter here in Maryland and get so much satisfaction making blankets for children in need. Try looking up Project Linus on the internet for your local chapter.
Where can I donate apparel fabric in Grand Rapids, Michigan?
Rose is right. There are a lot of organizations that do homeless work. You could also donate to the local senior citizen center. I hope that helps.
I have boxes of sewing material to give away. Does anyone know where I can donate it to charity in Fayetteville North Carolina?
check online for a local chapter of Project Linus. They make blankets and afghans for children in hospitals, disasters, children who have lost parents in the war, etc. The ladies in our chapter make beautiful quilts and the group accepts donated fabric or yarn, it would be put to good use. Just do a search for Project Linus
Does anyone know where I can donate fabric in the Pittsburgh Pennsylvania area?
Look for quilting groups? Perhaps those who make blankets for others?
We have some fabric rolls that we would like to donate to charity. We are located in Garden Grove California. Any suggestions? Thanks.
Check online for a local Project Linus chapter. They make blankets, quilts, afghans, etc. for children in hospitals, disasters, camps for children of wounded warriors, etc. and would love donated fabric. The quilts these ladies make are amazing, so much love put into their making for these children.
Where could I donate new quilting fabric and sewing notions in the Eugene Oregon area?
Why not call a fabric shop or quilting center for information about people who make quilts for charity?
I have lot of free fabric samples. Anyone have any ideas where I can donate them? Thanks.
By Janet from Milwaukee, WI
I use my old fabric to make pet toys and sell them online. They usually sell fast.
Where can I donate fabric in Baytown, Texas?
Look into local quilting clubs / groups, especially Rotary or Kinsmen clubs where members' wives make quilts for families in need.
I have quilt shop quality cottons that I need to de-stash and donate. They have been pre-washed. I need a group in Indianapolis or Fishers Indiana.
Wish you lived close by...why not call the local churches or any organizations that help the homeless (food kitchens, etc) and see if they'd like them to create blankets?
You might ask your local library if they know of anyone who does this kind of work for the community.
I hope you find a home for your cotton.
I would like to donate fabric somewhere in Frederick or Washington counties in Maryland. Do you know of any locations which will accept fabric?
By Salli C
Google your area. If it doesn't, consider the senior centers. They often make blankets for the homeless. If this all fails, I would stay away from big charities like Goodwill but donate to the smaller ones what help animals and the homeless.
Does anyone know where I can donate fabric in Los Angeles?
By violin3 from Los Angeles, CA
My name is Kalyn Sheahan. I am currently volunteering for a non profit charity called the Quilted Love Project. We have an event on July 25-26. People will come out and decorate 16x16 in squares which will then be sewn into quilts and distributed to the homeless population in Downtown Los Angeles! We are looking for ANY fabric (not stretchy or luxurious), art supplies, and even sewers for the actual event as they will be sewing as fast as the squares are being completed. If you would like to help please email me personally and I can come pick it up! I'm in West Hollywood. Thank you for your time!
KalynSheahan AT gmail.com
We have our mother's fabric to donate. There are 15 boxes. There are some nice pieces; as we are from Pennsylvania we have wool, knit jersey, and some cottons. We are looking to donate in the Atlanta, Georgia area.