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Old 05-28-2007, 11:05 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by puddles View Post
What and how does one knit for our troops when there aren't any knitting groups that I am aware of in the community? Where are the items sent and how do you go about sending the items? Thank you. puddles
Here are some knitting charities that benefit US soldiers:
http://www.house.gov/latourette/issues_toasty_toes.htm

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/sockforsoldiers/

http://www.geocities.com/helmetliner/

And some ways to knit for US veterans:
http://www.nationalww2museum.org/edu.../knitting.html

http://www.angelsncamouflage.org/owl.html
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Old 05-21-2008, 01:55 PM   #22
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Thanks Sandy for keeping all this charity knitting straight.
Your organization is all that keeps little blankets coming this way.
Thanks again for all you do......this is really great.
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Originally Posted by Shandeh View Post
Here are some knitting charities that benefit US soldiers:
http://www.house.gov/latourette/issues_toasty_toes.htm

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/sockforsoldiers/

http://www.geocities.com/helmetliner/

And some ways to knit for US veterans:
http://www.nationalww2museum.org/edu.../knitting.html

http://www.angelsncamouflage.org/owl.html
Here is another great group that helps the troops. I have sent items to this group and the coordinator is a member of a Yahoo Group (All Crafts for Charity) that I also joined.

http://www.theshipsproject.com/Home.htm
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