There are so many different reasons why people like to crochet. Some crochet exclusively for themselves; some people crochet for others, including charity organizations. Crocheting for charity is a wonderful opportunity to give back and to easily bring a smile to someone’s face.
If you’ve never crocheted for charity before, we urge you to try it out today with any one of these basic crochet patterns. When crocheting for charity, it’s important to keep the patterns basic so that they can be given to practically anyone in need. Most of the crochet patterns you will find that are appropriate for charities are easy, unisex patterns that are made with the most basic yarn. This way, the charity can give your design to whoever needs it. Check out our favorite basic patterns below that are wonderful to make for charity. It’s so rewarding!
For some ideas on who you can donate items to, check out our list of charity organizations here.
Easy Crochet Patterns for Charity:
- Prayer Hat
- Chris’ Cap for Men
- Pink Ribbon Chemo Beanie
- Charity Granny Blanket
- Easy Chemo Caps
- Itty Bitty Baby Beanie
- Charity Pocket Lapghan
- Easy Unisex Beanie
- Pink Ribbon Prayer Shawl
- Beginner’s Crochet Scarf
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