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Service Projects


Primary Children's Hospital relies on the support of individuals, families, business, church and civic groups who donate time and talents to make items for hospitalized children.  Please note: Due to federal privacy laws, security policies, and infection control, we cannot allow individuals or groups to personally give their donations to patients or families.  

Items to Make

  • Fleece blankets, sized 36” x 58” up to 72” x 58”; may be either one or two layers of fabric; remove selvages and tie all four sides.
  • Quilted and tied quilts, sizes: 72" x 90", 54" x 80", and 45" x 60" (no all-red flannel.)
  • Receiving blankets, sized 36” x 36” up to 45” x 45”; all flannel (no all-red flannel); two layers of fabric, no batting; decorative or sewn edge is acceptable. Particularly in need of 45 x 45" boy-themed receiving blankets.
  • Medical play dolls, please use these patterns.  All instructions are on the patterns. Medical Play Doll.pdfMedical Play Doll.pdf  Doll Gown Pattern.pdfDoll Gown Pattern.pdf
  • NICU Items:
    • 1. 45" x 45" double layer flannel with sewn edges; no crocheted edges or red flannel.
    • 2. Newborn and 0 - 3 month sized cotton sleepers with snap fronts; no zippers, terry cloth or polar fleece. Particularly in need of baby boy clothing.
  • Decoration and Craft kits for patients to assemble while at the hospital. Place all items in a zipper storage bag (like Ziploc).  Looking for upcoming holiday-themed decoration/craft kits.  (Find ideas at Crayola Crafts, Disney® Family Fun, Martha Stewart Crafts or Making Friends.)

Foundation Contact

Marie Hendriksen
Phone: (801) 662-5968