Domestic Abuse Intervention Services
Madison, WI (Challenge will open up again Wednesday morning, 10/13)
SLIPPERS AND WASHCLOTHS
20 Women Small - DONE
25 Women Medium- DONE
10 Women Large - Still Need 6
5 Men/Teenage boys -DONE
10 Preteen Girls - Still Need 6
10 Preteen Boys - Still Need 6
10 Youth Girls - DONE
10 Youth Boys - Still Need 6
10 Toddler Girls - DONE
10 Toddler Boys - DONE
7 Baby booties (Neutral) - DONE
125 Washcloths - DONE
DAIS is very interested in the knitting/crocheting supplies. They use it as part of their life skills group or as part of emotional safety planning coping skills. By providing them with the basic items needed to learn these skills, we can help them achieve their goals.
12 skeins of yarn - DONE
12 pairs of knitting needles - Still need 3
12 crochet hooks - DONE
12 pairs of scissors (blunt tip) - DONE
12 yarn needles (large-eyed) - DONE
-You may send used knitting needles and crochet hooks, but please do not send plastic knitting needles if they are bowed or bent. No 14” knitting needles, please.
-Yarn: Worsted or bulky (#4 or #5) preferred. No partial skeins or balls.
-Knitting needles: 8” or 10”, single or double point. Circulars are fine, too. Preferred sizes for knitting needles are 7, 8, 9, 10, 10 1/2, 11.
-Crochet hooks: Preferred sizes are G, H, I, J, and K.
-Scissors: We ask that scissors be children’s blunt tipped scissors for safety reasons and they are sharp enough to cut yarn.
Please mail by: November 12, 2021
Attn: Rebecca Lovell
2102 Fordem Ave.
Madison, WI 53704
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