Blanket for Refugees Assimilating into the United States

Are you the most fantastic crocheter on the block? Been hiding that little gem of a talent from your girlfriends? Well now you know what to do with all of those blankets you keep cranking out. Give them to this awesome org that is actually trying to help refugees arriving in the United States to be assimilated into our culture, instead of feeling isolated and alone. Gifts of love from an American stranger thinking about them? Priceless.

OrganizationRefugee Women’s Alliance

The Low-Down:

ReWA is a non-profit, multi-ethnic organization that promotes inclusion, independence, personal leadership, and strong communities by providing refugee and immigrant women and their families with culturally and linguistically appropriate services. ReWA advocates for social justice, public policy changes, and equal access to services while respecting cultural values and the right to self-determination.

The Deets:

  1. Check out this tutorial to figure out how to make this blanket. Dude, PurlSoho you rock!!!  What a fab tutorial on crocheting this awesome blanket!
  2. Contact Wendi Lindquist, Development and Events Associate, at or 206.721.8448 with information about any items you would like to donate.

ReWa’s Mailing Address:

4008 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way South
Seattle, WA 98108
Tel: 206.721.0243

Head over to our Giving Cards and include one in your package to make a personal connection on our Aina Connections Wall!

Mamas Aina

Carmen & Kristin

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