Stitching Hearts Worldwide is working with the Salt Lake County to make 250,000 fabric face masks. A sewing center to help sew masks is at the Viridian Library: 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan. Click here to sign up for a shift. https://www.slcolibrary.org/events/featured/stitching-hearts-worldwide
We need help organizing bins, folding and cutting fabric, inventory control, prepping/assembling parts and pieces for service kits, face mask kits. We also need help sewing items needed for kits to be sent out for service events.
Area Manager responsibilities:
Click below to find the area manager closest to you and make arrangements to get kits of 20 fabric face masks ready to be sewn. All kits come with the materials, pattern, and instructions for creating personal protective equipment. We have high demand right now from medical groups for cloth face masks.
Video tutorials are below.
Project Protect has been such a rewarding and successful effort, we want to carry this momentum forward to help even more members of our community. SHW has started a Fabric PPE Project to make fabric masks for the local businesses, clinics for homeless, pediatric centers, for patients in local hospitals and doctor's offices etc.
Click "Kit Assembly" above, follow the links to find hours open, location of sewing centers etc.
Click "Become an Area Manager" above, to create your own team!
Click "Find a Team" above, to find a local area manager to receive kits to sew through them.
Our first week we produced 3,450 masks! Please help us keep going strong!
Krysti Wright with Stitching Hearts Worldwide demonstrates how to sew a cloth face mask.
Cindy Cloward from Riley Blake Designs demonstrates how to sew a headband for medical workers.