Fillory Gives Back

Fillory Gives Back

Below are the charities and non-profits we support. We give back on an annual basis, and are constantly evaluating those charities that might be in dire need. 

  

Knitting Charities

Mother Bear Project

http://motherbearproject.org/

Hand knit or crocheted bears provide comfort and hope to children affected by HIV/AIDS in emerging nations. Knit adorable bears for these kids!

Project Linus

https://www.projectlinus.org/

Provides security through blankets for seriously ill and traumatized children, ages 0-18. Many free patterns to knit, crochet, or sew blankets. Become a "blanketeer" and help a child in need. We are a Project Linus drop-off spot here at Fillory Yarn.

Knit the Rainbow

https://www.knittherainbow.org/

Provides hand-knitted garments and support to LGBTQ+ homeless youth. We are a Knit the Rainbow garment drop-off spot here at Fillory Yarn.

Knitted Knockers

https://www.knittedknockers.org/

Knit soft and comfortable prosthetics for breast cancer survivors. Free “knockers” patterns available for knitters of all skill levels. We also offer a free KAL on the first Saturday of the month.

Hats 4 the Homeless

http://www.hats4thehomeless.org/

Knit or crochet hats, gloves, socks, and scarves to be donated to the homeless in Winter. The weekend before Christmas, these garments are handed out at St Frances Xavier's Soup Kitchen in New York City.

Warmth for Warriors

http://warmthforwarriors.com/

Knit or crochet hats for US soldiers serving across the globe.

 

Winding Charity Fund

When you bring in yarn to be wound into balls that was purchased from outside our store, we ask you donate $1 per skein to the winding charity fund. We change out the charity periodically.

Currently, our winding charity fund is supporting the Second Harvest of Silicon Valley