The Prayer Blanket Project

Supply Needs:

  • Gift Cards

    • Hobby Lobby

    • Joanne Fabrics

    • Walmart

    • Amazon

  • Blanket supplies

    • 50 x 60 lightweight fleece blankets 

    • 1.5 yards Sherpa / lightweight fleece

    • soft fabric (for quilt squares)

    • quilting material or fat squares

    • spools of thread (all-purpose)

  • ​Sewing supplies   ​

    • sewing needles

    • quilting pins

    • sewing machine

    • sewing machine needles

    • steam iron 

    • ironing board

    • fabric scissors (pinking shears, too)

    • fabric rotary cutters

    • 5-inch rotary cutter rulers

    • rotary cutter material mats                                                                                             

  • Other items

    • sturdy folding table (workspace for creating blankets)

    • notecards (a note to the recipient of blanket)

    • large gift bags (packaging for blanket)

    • baskets for finished blankets

    • storage containers

    • quart size/gallon size zip lock bags (for squares in progress)

    • disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer (for clean work area)

  • Prayer partners                            

 

Prayer Blanket Project Team Members:

  • review/organize recipient request forms

  • wash and dry fabric before starting projects

  • cut fabric

  • sewing

  • iron

  • pinning blankets for sewing

  • sort material and supplies

  • package finished blankets

  • write notecard to the recipient

  • prayer partners                                                                                                         

 

Social Service Agencies Programs that we will be reaching out to:

  • PoC pastoral care emergencies

  • INtegRIty Counseling

  • Stepping Stones

  • Community Action

  • Neville House

Want more information on how you can help or get involved?
Contact Pastor Taihla Stoneking or contact us at office@poc.church.