The Spencer Foundation works with the UL LLC Melville Knitting and Crocheting Club, WeCare Blankets, the Preemie Project and others to create hats, blankets and turtle toys for child patients in local hospitals.   Click here to check out all our hard work!

If you’d like to help, we accept donations of the following:

1. 100% acrylic yarn, any color, any quantity (including partial skeins)
2. Hand-knitted or crocheted blankets sized 36″ X 36″ using 100% acrylic yarn, any color or design
3. Hand-knitted or crocheted blankets sized 15″ x 15″ using 100% acrylic white yarn only
4. Hand-knitted or crocheted hats for children, any size and color

Email us at for shipping/dropoff instructions.