Category Archives: Charity Projects & More

Mad Hatter Crochet Challenge Results


Mad Hatter Hat Challenge was a great adventure… Alice Hooks in Wonderland represented by a Top Hat. Mikey from The Crochet Crowd along with sponsor’s Creativ Festival & Red Heart with secondary prizes provided by James C. Brett & Schachenmayr … Continue reading

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All New Charity & Live Crochet Groups Locator


In our commitment to community and the need for outreach. We’ve been wanting to create a map locating service to help The Crochet Crowd find groups and charities locating near them. We understand that it is not practical to ship … Continue reading

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Lion Brand Yarn Gives Generously to Krochet Kids International


Lion Brand Yarns has just announced their new charity awareness campaign for Krochet Kids International. Approximately 5 years ago, Kohl Crecelius and his two buddies from high school wanted to do something amazing with their lives. They wanted to try … Continue reading

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Join Mikey & Diva Dan Live on Stage, March 16, 2014


Diva Dan and I are hosting the Optimistic View – Live. Diva Dan was added to the line up last week for this live presentation. I have to admit, Daniel and I together on stage are an amazing couple to … Continue reading

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Teaching Knitting Behind Bars: A Remarkable Story


You cannot imagine how much I loved this article that was called Knitting Behind Bars. Our crocheters know how much therapy crochet provides. Lynn Zwerling, and her team of volunteers, are people I would want to meet in my lifetime … Continue reading

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Optimistic View – Live Event Hosted by Mikey


On March 16, 2014, I am hosting a live event in my town, Walkerton Ontario, called Optimistic View – Live! My role is to introduce guest speakers and keep the show moving forward. Tickets are available at participating local retailers … Continue reading

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Save the Alpacas Donations Drive Ended: 264 Crochet Crowd Members Stepped Forward to Help!


On December 26th, 2013, an Alpaca Barn collapsed under the stress of ice and snow. Though the barn was insured, it would end up that ice and snow damages were not covered by insurance. With one baby 8 month old … Continue reading

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