Charity Information and Projects

Suggested Patterns to Make for Those in Need – Find Out More About Charities We Contribute To:

  • Paper Craft
    Design a unique card for a favorite friend with two wonderful birthday examples.
    Designed by
    Liana Suwandi
  • Quilting
    Add variety to your coaster collection with this quilted coaster pattern. These free coaster designs are made of hexagon blocks. Finished Coaster Size: 5 1/4" x 6 1/4". Block Size: 4 3/4" x 5 1/2".
    Designed by
    Ruth M. Swasey
  • Crochet
    Crochet 'n' Weave a baby blocks afghan and bib set for that expectant mom in your life. Size: Afghan: about 32" x 32"; each. Square: 8" x 8" before weaving. Bib: 5 1/2" wide x 4" long at center, without neckbands and ties.

    Skill Level: Easy
    Designed by
    Andy Ashley
  • Plastic Canvas
    Add a little color to just about anywhere with this cute pattern. Size: 4 1/2" x 10 1/2" x 14 1/4" tall, including handles.
    Designed by
    Tamara Will

  • Keep your glasses, remote control, magazine or book organized by your bed with this free sewing pattern for a bed caddy. Finished bed caddy size is 13" x 18".
    Designed by
    Cheryl Fall for Coats & Clark
  • Crochet
    Crochenit a warm and cozy shawl for yourself or a loved one. Size: 19 1/2" x 66".

    Skill Level: Easy
    Designed by
    Darla Hassell
  • Knitting
    Columns of lace and a seed-stitch border make up a delightful blanket. It's just the right size for cuddling your precious little one. Size: Approx 40" x 46".

    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Designed by
    Frances Hughes
  • Knitting
    Combine an easy lace pattern with a soft mohair-blend yarn for an elegant stole. Size: 20 x 80 inches, DK weight mohair blend yarn, size 9 needles.

    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Designed by
    E.J. Slayton

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Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simons Cancer Center

The IU Cancer Center includes a research team with expertise in early detection, new treatment development, and prevention of breast cancer. The center collaborates with other elite programs nationally to translate science into solutions for patients. In Indiana, the center stands alone as the only cancer care program with expertise in both basic science and clinical research.

Read more about our partnership with Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simons Cancer Center.

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