'Share the knitting'...Ronnie Soltysiak, Charity Coordinator

Although the main goals of IMK are support, education and fellowship, many members participate in charity knitting. The following are items and a list of the organizations that benefit from the IMK members.

Charity Knitting 2022

Click to get a recap of Charity Knitting


These were shared at the November Meeting



Assisi Health Care @ Clair Oaks
School District 46 Elgin
4 Lap Blankets, Blanket w/hat, 1 Shawl
30 hats, 8headbands, 7 mittens, 1 each Mittens/hat,scarf/headband,scarf/hat, 12 Scarves
102 Blue Hats
Scraps of Love
PADS in Wheaton
Teen Parenting Connection
6 Blankets, 33 Hats, 2 Headbands, 2 Neckwarmers, 1 Kerchief
15 hats, 10 Soap Sacks/soap
11 Blankets, 9 hats, 1 totebag


10 Sweaters, 2 Vests, 1 Scarf, 2 Hats



Knit to Give Projects

Preemie Hats with or without matching blankets any color

Pediatric and lap blankets any color for both children and adults

Chemo Hats

Children and Adult cold weather accessories, hats, scarves, cowls, mittens ( fingerless or full)

Children and Adult slippers and socks

Any items for newborns to 5 years old

Please make items with machine washable yarn. Please tag any wool item.



If you know of a group or organization that needs support please let us know.

Advocate Lutheran General
Preemie hats, blankets, Chemo caps,crib blankets,etc
Road Home: Veterans
Family cold weather wear, blankets, etc
Hospital TBD
Preemie hats, blankets, Chemo caps,crib blankets,etc
  Cold Weather Clothing items, see website
  Newborn - 5 years old
  Children, 80-100% Wool Guidelines