Simply put, a prayer shawl is a soft warm shawl, knitted or crocheted, which is given to persons who are ill, have suffered a loss or are in the midst of a crisis. They are also given to celebrate the birth of a child.
Interested in learning how to knit or crochet?
We can teach you!
Don't knit or crochet?
You can still be involved!
Here are just a few ideas:
Donate Yarn (800 - 1,000 yards or 6 skeins)
Donate funds to purchase yarn and gift bags
Donate a gift card to Michael's Arts & Crafts Store for supplies
Pray for those making and receiving shawls
Suggest names of people to receive shawls