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Fundraising Knit-A-Thon

November 14, 2009
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Baaad Anna’s Yarn Store is excited to announce the date and details of this years Knit-A-Thon Fundraiser!

 

WHEN:

Sunday, November 29th

10am – 8pm

WHAT:

Baaad Anna’s will be hosting a fundraising knit-a-thon in cooperation with “Knit Fit” a group of highschool crafters who get together and knit hats, scarves and mittens for Vancouver’s homeless.

The knit-a-thon will be an opportunity for all knitters, crocheter’s, spinners and other crafters to join us in knitting items that will be donated to our homeless brothers and sisters this winter. There will also be an opportunity to donate canned food or money to the Downtown Eastside Women’s Center during the day. Light snacks, and hot drinks will be served throughout the day.

Anyone who donates food or money will receive 10% off their yarn purchases that day!

HOW TO GET INVOLVED:

  • Donate yarn to be knit into hats, mittens, scarves
  • Come and knit for an hour or two (or all day if you are hard-core!)
  • Donate canned goods or money (All donations go to Downtown Eastside Women’s Center)
  • Support students that are involved in their community!

Donations of Yarn can be dropped at the store anytime during our regular business hours! For more information contact Baaad Anna’s 604-255-2577 or info@baaadannas.com

2 Comments leave one →
  1. November 20, 2009 2:15 am

    Excellent idea – see you there!

  2. November 15, 2009 12:30 am

    Fantastic! I hope I can come and knit; I certainly have yarn I can donate. I didn’t see a date…

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