Crafts for a Cause
Each box spotlights a different organization and craft, with all the materials and inspiration for kids to create, learn, and donate to a worthy cause.
The purchase of every box can be submitted for charitable tax-deduction.
Hearts for the Homeless Box
Provide love and support to a homeless mother and her child.
Create a soft heart pillow and a memory match game that will warm the hearts of a mother and her child at a homeless shelter. Your gift will be used by Enchanted Makeovers to transform a shelter and promote creativity, self-expression, and worth.
Enchanted Makeovers is a non-profit organization whose mission is to create environments and educational programs for women and their children at shelters in all 50 states. They transform the shelter environment with handmade capes, pillowcases, dolls, and special programs.
Wells of Love Box
Design a custom collapsible bottle that can be used by children to store clean water.
Water is so important to helping people stay healthy. Use your creativity to design a one-of-a-kind water bottle for children that need clean water. You will also make a fun homemade soap that can be used to keep other germs away.
Water Wells for Africa has been building water wells in rural Africa since 1996. They believe that clean water is the first step out of poverty. Water Wells for Africa works cooperatively with local leadership to not only build water wells, but also to empower them towards creating a healthy and sustainable community.
Puppy Love Box
Create a leash and treat bag to be given to an adopted dog!
You will make a fun dog leash and an adorable treat bag to be used by Friends of Homeless Animals to gift to an adopted dog. Your creations will be cherished by a forever family that adopts a dog from this animal shelter, helping them show love and care to their new furry family member.
Friends of Homeless Animals is an animal shelter that provides food, shelter, medical care, and love to abandoned dogs and cats. For the past four decades, this organization has saved tens of thousands of animals and placed them in forever homes.
Military Gratitude Box
Show our military friends that people from home are thinking about them and appreciate everything they do.
You will be making a card and keychain gift that will have an extra personal touch by using your handprint! Your handmade gifts will be used by A Million Thanks and sent to our troops stationed around the world. You will also create an American flag pin that they can wear proudly as they protect our country.
A Million Thanks helps collect and deliver letters from across our nation to let our military heroes know that they are loved and appreciated. To date, the organization has distributed more than 8 million letters to US troops.
Beach Fun Box
Make fun beach items that will be sent to a youth center child to enjoy during the summer!
You will decorate an inflatable beach ball and a pair of flip flops that will be gifted to the gang-affected children of A Place Called Home. Your gifts will be enjoyed by kids during trips to the beach, where they can feel safe and have fun in the summer time, away from their normal daily hardships.
A Place Called Home is a youth center in South Central Los Angeles that helps gang-affected children. Each year, this organization provides a safe place for over 1,000 children to build bonds with caring adults and receive counseling for the hardships they endure.
Cloud Nine Box
Help a foster child reach for the sky and dream in bright colors.
You will make an adorable cloud toy and colorful rainbow mobile for a foster child supported by Together We Rise. Your precious creations will bring smiles and happiness to a child looking for brighter days, making them feel on cloud nine.
Together We Rise works with foster agencies, social workers, and other partners to support foster youth across the nation. In the last three years, they have helped over 60,000 children in foster care by raising $7 million to create enriching programs.