Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook

 

SewGreen @ Rochester

438 W. Main St.
Rochester, NY 14608
Phone: 585-328-2642 (shop phone)
Contact: Georgia Carney, Rosemarie Penzotti, Joanna Thibault

We accept donations of leftover fabric, yarn, notions, sewing machines, and other needlework supplies and tools. We endeavor to keep those materials from becoming landfill waste. In our workspace, we connect skilled volunteers with people eager to learn to sew, knit or do other needlework. Through our store, we provide affordable materials and classes.

Wishlist:
  • books
  • crochet hooks
  • embroidery floss
  • fabric: 12 x 12 inches or larger
  • knitting needles, yarn
  • notions: thread, buttons, zippers, fasteners, pins, needles
  • patterns
  • pillow forms
  • polyfill and batting
  • scissors
  • sewing baskets
  • sewing machines
  • trim, lace, ribbon
  • quilting tools
  • cash donations made out to FLACE (Finger Lakes Area Community Endowment) marked for SewGreen@Rochester

Volunteers Needed:
  • Shop attendants.
  • Sorters of donated items.
  • Preppers of donated items for sale/use.
  • Instructors
  • Mentors.
  • Camp and after-school counselors.


Opportunities for Teens:
  • Camp counselors.
  • After-school counselors.
  • Mentors.
  • Sorters.
  • Preppers.
  • Instructors.

Information reviewed by agency 8/11/18.


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