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Knot 2B Forgotten, Inc.
501(c)3 Non-Profit For Charity
Located in Pinetop Arizona
Knot 2B Forgotten is a 501(c) 3 non-profit charity organization located in Pinetop, Arizona that hand knits and crochets hats and scarves for the homeless and others in need.
We need your hands to help us knit or crochet. In Phoenix alone, there are more than 30 facilities that operate to meet the needs of homeless men, women, and children. By knitting or crocheting, you can help keep these people warm.
2012-2013 List of Shelters for Deliveries
The Andre House-Phoenix 760 Hats
Tumbleweed Center for Youth Development-Phoenix 217 Hats/218 Scarves
C.A.S.S. Central Arizona Shelter Services-Phoenix 1,045 Hats/322 Scarves
Paradise Valley School District - Phoenix 50 Hats/10 Scarves
Totals for 2012-2013 - Hats 2,072 / Scarves 550 Total 2,622
2011-2012 Shelters/Agencies Deliveries
Flagstaff Sunshine Mission - 400 hats/70 scarves
UMOM - Phoenix Arizona - 1,230 hats/185 scarves
Sunnyslope-House of Refuge Mens Shelter - 40 hats
Sunnyslope - House of Hope Women's Shelter - 45 hats/30 scarves
Vista Colina-Phoenix - 283 hats/33 scarves
C.A.S.S. -Phoenix - 686 hats/286 scarves
Andre House - 216 hats/276 scarves
Phoenix Rescue Mission - 150 hats/70 scarves
Arrowhead Elem. School - 90 hats
Phoenix Children's Hospital (Childlife) - 75 hats
Total pieces delivered for 2011-2012 = 4,165
2010-2011 Shelters We Have Delivered to:
-Sunshine Rescue Mission-Flagstaff - 236 hats/53 scarves
-Flagstaff Shelter Services - 200 Mens hats/25 scarves
-Prescott Area Women's Shelter - 220 hats/25 scarves
-Vista Colina (Phoenix)- 200 hats/20 scarves
-Central Arizona Shelter Services (Phoenix) - 285 hats/71 scarves
-Andre House- (Phoenix) - 200 hats/30 scarves
-Phoenix Rescue Mission - 455 hats/324 scarves
-St. Vincent de Paul-Phoenix - 300 hats/50 scarves
-Sunnyslope-House of Refuge (Men's Shelter) 30 hats
-Sunnyslope-House of Hope (Women's Shelter) 35 hats
Schools Delivered to:
Echo Mountain Primary-Phoenix -50 hats/25 scarves
Indian Bend Elementary-Phoenix -25 hats/25 scarves
Campo Bello Elementary-Phoenix -25 hats/25 scarves
Village Vista Elementary-Phoenix -50 hats/50 scarves
Vernon Elementary School - Vernon, AZ - 40 (hats/scarves)
Organizations Delivered to:
-Arizona Children's Association-Phoenix - 1,043 hats/17 scarves
If you would like to knit or crochet hats and scarves but aren't sure how to make them, please click above on the link tab to find websites that list free patterns and directions.
If you would like to help Knot 2B Forgotten but do not knit or crochet, we appreciate yarn donations.
Non-Profits run on the generosity of others. If you would like to make a monetary donation, please contact us.
For more information, contact Deirdre Bortz at 480-297-4392 or Knot2BForgottenInc@yahoo.com
The mission of Knot 2B Forgotten is to provide handmade hats and scarves to the homeless and others in need.
The mission also serves as a means to provide opportunities for people to serve by volunteering to make these hats and scarves.