Bob's Blankie Brigade

Mission:  To Provide a Warm and Loving Touch to People in Need

Bob's Blankie Brigade is a 501(c)(3) non-profit created to provide love, comfort and new beginnings through handmade blankets and related items to people who are seriously ill or in need and opportunities for big-hearted knitters, crocheters, fleecers and quilters.  We rely on volunteers and the generosity of individual and businesses supporting these handicrafts.

We have volunteers in 16 states and hope to add your state to our list: 

Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. 

From 2008 through today Bob’s Blankie Brigade has distributed blankies, preemie caps and chemo caps to Neonatal Intensive Care Units, Pediatric Units, Cancer Centers, Special Care Units at:

  • St. Peters University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ
  • Children's Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ
  • Pediatric Unit, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington DC. 
  • University Medical Center in Princeton/Plainsboro, NJ
  • Al Depont Nemours Children's Hospital, Wilmington, DE
  • Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • St. Mary's Hospital, Boynton Beach, FL

and to Womanspace Shelter for its Transitional Housing and Domestic Violence Crisis Centers.



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Bob's Blankie Brigade

15 Fair Acres Court, Princeton, NJ 08540