Back to All Events

Winter Warming Project

Help keep the whole community warm!

Winter Warming gathers donations of new, handmade items – from baby booties, shawls, sweaters, and lap blankets, to socks, mitts, hats, and scarves. Then we distribute them to children and families, youths, adults, singles and seniors, anyone who needs a hand staying warm as the seasons change and the weather turns cold.

yarns1 copy.jpg

This community-compassion program links creativity with neighbors in need. If you knit, sew, or crochet, your talents can protect people from the cold this winter. Contact us to get involved! 

Winter Warming Donation Baskets will be ready to receive new handcrafted items November 1 – January 2 at New Seasons Markets, Albina Community Bank branches, and several local businesses. Here's where you can find us:

These New Seasons Markets stores:

  • Grant Park : NE 32nd and Broadway
  • Hawthorne : SE Hawthorne at 41st
  • Sellwood : 1214 SE Tacoma
  • Seven Corners : SE 19th and Division
  • Slabtown : NW 21st and Raleigh
  • Woodstock : 4500 SE Woodstock
  • Fisher’s Landing : 2100B SE 164th Ave. in Vancouver

And all Albina Community Bank locations:  

  • The Pearl : 320 NW 10th near Everett (new address)
  • Beaumont District : 4020B NE Fremont at 42nd
  • Main Office : 2002 NE MLK at San Rafael
  • Rose City : NE Sandy Blvd. at NE 57th
  • St John’s : Lombard at N. Oswego

Close Knit : 2140 NE Alberta, Portland

CAT Thrift Store: 4838 SW Scholl’s Ferry Road, just west of Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy and Oleson Road.


Later Event: November 10
Brown Bags: Friday November 10