Chicagoland Project Linus

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Welcome!  Through the gift of handmade blankets, Project Linus is able to provide a sense of security,
warmth and comfort, to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need. We donate blankets to children from premature babies to eighteen years of age.

Whether you knit, crochet, quilt or love to make no-sew fleece blankets, with Project Linus, you’ll find a rewarding service opportunity for yourself or your group, while providing a child with comfort when they need it the most.

Our chapter has many meeting opportunities where we work on blankets, talk about blankets & share new blanket making ideas. When you join us, you’ll find yourself surrounded by warmth, good feelings, and some of the most amazing individuals you’ll ever get to meet! Project Linus “Blanketeers”!

Thank you so much for visiting our web site. We hope you’ll find everything you need here to get involved with our local chapter. If you’d like more information,
or have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We’d love to hear from you.

Our Mission Statement
FIRST:  Provide love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new, handmade blankets and afghans, lovingly created by volunteer “blanketeers.”

Provide a rewarding and fun service opportunity for interested individuals and groups in local communities, for the benefit of children.

Project Linus national website is

Chapter Events

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5:00 – 8:00 pm
Sit n' Sew at Gloria Dei in Northbrook
9:00 – Noon
11:15 am – 1:30 pm


10:00 am – Noon
TLC Day at Gloria Dei in Northbrook
9:00 am – Noon
10:00 am – Noon
6:00 – 8:00 pm
 Sit n' Stitch at IHOP in Buffalo Grove
9:00 am – Noon


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Blanket Day  at Gloria Dei in Northbrook   9:00 am – 1:30 pm 
1/11/20    3/14/20    5/16/20    7/11/20    9/12/20
Appreciation Tea  9:00 am - noon  

Latest News!

News Flash
Take a Look!!! Winter Newsletter has been posted. 
Scroll down to see a  list of chapter events or click here
to view the calendar. 
Chapter Coordinators

Judi Goldman


Penny Gidd


Additional Contacts

TLC Day and  Sit ‘n Sew

Karen Grage


Culver’s/IHOP events

Gale Cook


Gurnee Sit 'n Stitch
Beth Leffelman


Starbucks Sit 'n Stitch
Penny Gidd

California Pizza Kitchen Fundraiser
and Sit n' Stitch
Maryann Stubitsch


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